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Multi--Agency Training

Safeguarding training

All practitioners and volunteers working with children, young people and their families and carers should keep up to date with relevant safeguarding training.  Click on the links below to find details of safeguarding children training available in York.

Which training is right for my role?

This document provides an overview of the CYSCP training courses and which training is appropriate for different staff groups

The CYSCP Training, Learning and Development Strategy sets out how CYSCP delivers and evaluates training and learning.

The CYSCP also disseminate learning from serious case reviews and audits and this information can be found on the CYSCP Learning and Development page.





City of York Safeguarding Children Partnership (CYSCP) Virtual Classroom Training 


Multi-agency training

The CYSCP hosts a variety of multi-agency training courses throughout the year.  These include the following courses:

  • Developing and understanding of Harmful Sexual Behavour
  • Awareness of Neglect in Children and Young People
  • Safeguarding Children:  Working Together A
  • Safeguarding Children:  Shared responsibilities and procedures - Working Together B
  • Safeguarding Disabled Children
  • Understanding Domestic Abuse and Children
  • Introduction to Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups
  • Child Death Review Training
  • Whole System Approach to Addressing Abusive Behaviours - ‘Hard to Help’ training 


CYSCP Awareness E-learning Course

A basic awareness e-learning safeguarding course is available to partners.  

CYSCP Private Fostering Narrated Powerpoint Presentation

This short training video provides an introduction to Private Fostering and by the end of the course, the practitioner should be able to:

  • Recognise private fostering arrangements
  • Understand why private fostering arrangements can present a safeguarding risk
  • Describe what to do if you become aware of a private fostering arrangement

E-learning from other providers

This is a list of free e-learning on safeguarding topics which are available from other providers. City of York Safeguarding Children Partnership does not host, endorse or have any responsibility for these external courses.