Safer Recruitment

Safer Recruitment

About this Safeguarding course

Course Overview:

The aim of the course is to provide you with the knowledge to understand the contents of Part 3 of Keeping Children Safe in Education, in line with the expectation that “at least one of the persons who conducts an interview has completed safer recruitment training.”

Intended Outcomes:

This course will provide you with the knowledge to understand the following:

  • Purpose of safer recruitment
  • Application process 
  • Shortlisting process
  • Requesting and reviewing references
  • Interview process
  • Pre-appointment checks 
  • Creating a culture of ongoing vigilance

Who is it for:

All Staff who may be involved in recruitment


120 minutes.

The Cost:

This course is available as part of our eLearning annual licence which includes unlimited access to the full Safeguarding eLearning Library for £ 995 plus VAT per annum.

Alternatively, if your school subscribes to our annual Safeguarding Support Service, you will receive access to our entire Safeguarding eLearning library at no extra cost.


To successfully complete the course, learners will be required to pass a short assessment.


Upon successful completion of the course learners will be issued a CPD accredited certificate to download. The course equates to 120 minutes of CPD.

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