CDOP training

Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) Training


The following training is available to York practitioners free of charge.  Please note these courses are arranged by North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership.  Booking is made through the link given below and their cancellation and charging policy applies so please ensure you have read the details which can be found at

Child Death Review: Advanced Training for Professionals

Charge: Free

This course covers the different components of the Joint Agency Response in to a child death and the role and responsibilities of different professionals in the process.  It provides delegates with the skills to explain to families the purpose of the process, including what will happen to their child.  Following the course delegates will understand the role for Child Death Review Process and how they collate and evaluate information for the investigation.  They will have an increased knowledge of the nature and cause of unexpected childhood deaths and be able to recognise and respond appropriately to the circumstances surrounding the death of a child.

Course participants will have personal knowledge and experience in this field and come from a range of agencies including GP’s, Hospital and Community Health Staff, Ambulance and Fire Services, Police, Social Care and Education.

Targeted Audience: Paediatricians, Ambulance Workers, Midwifery, ED Workers, EDT Workers, Police, Education, Social Work Teams, Health Visiting, GPs and Named Nurses 

Course Type: Face to face    Book online at:


Post Graduate Suite, Scarborough General Hospital

Thursday 9th July 2020

10:30 – 12:30

Neuroscience Resource Room, York Teaching Hospital

Thursday 17th September 2020

10:30 – 12:30

Strayside Wing, Harrogate District Hospital

Thursday 19th November 2020

10:00 – 12:00