Central sessions

Please refer to your school's SLA for the cost of each session and ensure you have the authority to book before proceeding.  A charge will be incurred for non attendance or cancellation within 48 hours for both face to face sessions and zoom - please see cancellation policy)

All face to face training is done following government guidelines.

  • 27 Jun, 16:00 – 18:00
    Zoom
    Governors are facing an increasing level of scrutiny in Ofsted inspections. At CES we encourage Governors to not only participate in school based staff training but to also attend a session specifically designed to enable Governors to fulfil their statutory duties.
  • 28 Jun, 09:30 – 11:30
    Gateshead Marriott, Gateshead NE11 9XF, UK
  • 05 Jul, 13:30 – 15:30 BST
    Zoom
    This session is amended annually to ensure Designated Safeguarding Leads are kept up to date with current issues and guidance.
  • 06 Jul, 13:30 – 15:00
    zoom
  • 08 Jul, 09:00 – 16:00 BST
    Mercure George Washington Hotel, Stone Cellar Road High Usworth Washington, Washington, Newcastle NE37 1PH, UK
    This training is specifically designed for staff who have been asked to become a Designated Safeguarding Lead or Deputy. Only after completion of the course can they act as Designated Safeguarding Lead.
  • 14 Jul, 09:00 – 16:00
    Village Hotel Newcastle, The Silverlink N, Newcastle upon Tyne NE27 0BY, UK
    This training is specifically designed for staff who have been asked to become a Designated Safeguarding Lead or Deputy. Only after completion of the course can they act as Designated Safeguarding Lead.
  • 14 Sept, 13:30 – 14:30
    Zoom
    This session is amended annually to ensure staff are kept up to date with current issues and guidance. Using national and regional information we are able to develop the training to be relevant to a variety of school roles.
  • 15 Sept, 15:30 – 17:30
    Zoom
    The aim of this training is to help to understand what is meant by child abuse and neglect, how to recognise common signs of abuse and how to act if you have concerns about children’s care or safety, plus how to keep yourself safe by ensuring you follow your schools code of conduct.
  • 16 Sept, 09:00 – 16:00 BST
    Gateshead Marriott, Gateshead NE11 9XF, UK
    This training is specifically designed for staff who have been asked to become a Designated Safeguarding Lead or Deputy. Only after completion of the course can they act as Designated Safeguarding Lead.
  • 19 Sept, 15:30 – 17:30 BST
    Zoom
    This session is amended annually to ensure Designated Safeguarding Leads are kept up to date with current issues and guidance.
  • 21 Sept, 13:30 – 15:30
    Zoom
    The aim of this training is to help to understand what is meant by child abuse and neglect, how to recognise common signs of abuse and how to act if you have concerns about children’s care or safety, plus how to keep yourself safe by ensuring you follow your schools code of conduct.
  • 30 Sept, 13:00 – 15:00
    Zoom
    Although there is no requirement to update ‘Safer Recruitment training’ this session is aimed at those who feel they would benefit from a refresher. Please note this session is not accredited.
  • 04 Oct, 15:30 – 16:30
    Zoom
    This session is amended annually to ensure staff are kept up to date with current issues and guidance. Using national and regional information we are able to develop the training to be relevant to a variety of school roles.
  • 07 Oct, 09:30 – 16:00
    Newburn Activity Centre, Grange Rd, Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8ND, UK
    This is an accredited 1-day programme which comprehensively covers all aspects of dealing with serious incidents in schools. The training is designed to support staff members in dealing with low level behaviour through to high risk behaviour.
  • 12 Oct, 09:00 – 16:00
    Newburn Activity Centre, Grange Rd, Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8ND, UK
    A range of subjects are covered including: Responsibilities and reporting, Resuscitation, Dealing with an unresponsive casualty, Minor injuries, Assessment of the situation & prioritising actions, Epilepsy, Wounds and bleeding , Anaphylaxia and shock
  • 13 Oct, 15:30 – 17:30
    Zoom
    The aim of this training is to help to understand what is meant by child abuse and neglect, how to recognise common signs of abuse and how to act if you have concerns about children’s care or safety, plus how to keep yourself safe by ensuring you follow your schools code of conduct.
  • 14 Oct, 09:00 – 16:00
    Mercure George Washington, Washington NE37 1PH, UK
    This full day session ensures delegates are up to date and compliant with all requirements of the Safer Recruitment process and expectations. The course is fully accredited through the Safer Recruitment Consortium, working alongside the Lucy Faithfull Foundation.
  • 18 Oct, 13:30 – 15:30 BST
    Zoom
    This session is amended annually to ensure Designated Safeguarding Leads are kept up to date with current issues and guidance.

Course costs

Courses are free for schools who have Enhanced Service Level Agreements unless otherwise stated.

Schools who have Core Service Level Agreements can access discounted courses and a number of free courses.

For those who do not have an SLA, there is a minimum charge of £75 per course.

Cancellation policy

The following charges will apply...