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Introduction to safeguarding in the third sector (Wales)

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Delivered through the medium of English


To give an introduction to safeguarding that will increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of their safeguarding responsibilities and where to find further information.


Welsh Government has said that “Safeguarding is everyone’s business”, while the Charity Commission has stated that “Safeguarding is a key governance priority” for charities. Safeguarding should be a priority for all third sector organisations, and especially those that work with children, young people and adults at risk. Good and appropriate safeguarding provides public reassurance about your organisation and contributes to the positive reputation of the third sector in general. 


By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Consider their safeguarding practice to prevent harm, abuse or neglect to the people in their organisations
  • Develop or revise their safeguarding policy
  • Understand the legislation that underpins safeguarding in Wales
  • Know where to find a wider range of safeguarding resources

Who the session is for

This course is particularly suitable for staff, volunteers and trustees of third sector organisations who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of safeguarding. It can also be used to develop, revise and implement safeguarding policy and extend good practice.

All our courses can be delivered bespoke and tailored to meet your organisation’s needs, please get in touch if you would like to discuss this further.