Safeguarding Children & Young People - Scotland (Face to Face)

Thirtyone:eight is partnering with Youth for Christ Scotland to deliver a day of in-person training and networking.

Thirtyone:eight will deliver in-person training for the first part of the day. The morning training will last 2.5 hours and will cover four modules.

The course will help to develop a broad and sound understanding of the safeguarding task specifically in relation to children and young people in the context of Scotland. This course is designed for anyone who works or volunteers directly with children and young people in the faith-based or charitable contexts.

Date : Saturday, 21 Jan 2023 10:30 – 13:00

Location : Trinity Church of the Nazarene

                  York Place, Perth, PH2 8EH


Member Non Member
1-9 £45.00 £50.00
10 + £36.00


If you are a listed contact of one of our members, your discount will be applied automatically at checkout. If your organisation is a member but you are not the listed contact, you will need to obtain the discount code from the listed contact; this can then be applied at checkout. 

Module 1

The safeguarding task and the legal framework

  • Shifts in understanding and terminology
  • Legislation and guidance
  • What is abuse and who are the perpetrators?
  • Our approach to safeguarding

Module 2

Signs, indicators and effects of abuse

  • Significant harm
  • Signs and indicators of abuse
  • The challenges of identifying abuse
  • Grooming and the power of secrets
  • Long term effects of abuse

Module 3

Taking action

  • The importance of understanding your unique role
  • The role of the safeguarding coordinator
  • How to respond to concerns, suspicions or a disclosure of abuse
  • The role of the statutory authorities

Module 4

Safer practice

  • Policies and procedures
  • Codes of conduct
  • Working with those who may pose a risk
  • Safer recruitment
  • Support for workers

Creating Safer, Healthier Christian Cultures in Scotland

Saturday, 21 Jan 2023 14:00–16:30 GMT

Location : Trinity Church of the Nazarene

                  York Place, Perth, PH2 8EH

On the afternoon of Saturday 21st January, Thirtyone:eight is partnering with Youth for Christ Scotland to bring our Safer, Healthier Cultures workshop to Scotland. Further details and booking are available at the link below. (Entry is free for the afternoon event and lunch will be provided for those staying for both events)

Register free:

For full details of our training terms and conditions please click here

We strive to create courses and resources that are accessible for everyone. If you have any specific accessibility requirements or want to discuss how we may help you access our courses please email or call us on 0303 003 1111.