Basic child protection and safeguarding training for early years

Early years providers must train all staff in understanding safeguarding policy and procedures, and ensure staff have up-to-date knowledge of safeguarding issues. 

NDNA offers two options for basic safeguarding and child protection training for nurseries: online or face to face.

Find out about our face to face training below. 

Face to face training details

Duration: Full and half day – in-house training

Who should attend: Suitable for all early years practitioners working with young children. 

What the course includes:

  • Understanding what is required by the law
  • Recognising the signs and symptoms of abuse
  • Understanding how to respond to disclosures and reporting procedures
  • Understanding your Local Authority’s procedures
  • Exploring the Prevent Duty.

Additional topics included in our full day course:

  • UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC)
  • In depth detail on topics such as FGM, honour-based violence and breast ironing
  • E-safety
  • Interactive quizzes and group activities.


Prices are based on up to 16 delegates (we recommend 10 as a minimum). A small extra charge applies for extra delegates. You will receive a certificate of attendance to demonstrate your ongoing professional development.

Half day weekdayHalf day SaturdayFull day weekdayFull day Saturday
NDNA Member  £545 £615 £755£825
Non-member £699 £790 £970£1060

Book this training

For more information about our range of training and to book an in-house Safeguarding and Child Protection course call 01484 407070 or email [email protected]