C1: Safeguarding Foundation Module

To situate safeguarding in the context of the Church and equip participants with knowledge of state and Church of England legislation, policies and practise guidance.

Who is this training for?

C1 Module covers the essential basics of safeguarding children and adults.

This module is for:

  • Everyone who works with children (under 18) or adults who are vulnerable;
  • Parish Safeguarding Officers;
  • Churchwardens and PCC members;
  • People in a position of responsibility or leadership within the church;
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about safeguarding in the Church.
What does this module cover?

The session lasts two and a half hours and covers:

  • Challenges of safeguarding in the church environment
  • Why safeguarding is important
  • How, who and from what we safeguard people
  • How to respond if we are concerned                               

incorporating exercises and case studies

How do I book a place?

This module is free of charge; however, places are limited and participants MUST book a place.  Please choose one of the training events below, and then click the appropriate link.

If you can't find a place on a course please email  helen.tebbatt@covcofe.org  and give her your name, email address and which courses you can make and she will put you on the waiting list

Training events in 2017

Tuesday 7th November 2017 - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm
Holy Trinity & St Thomas of Canterbury, Ettington

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Tuesday 14th November 2017 - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm

St Peter's Mission, Stratford

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Monday 20th November 2017 - Evening  - Sold Out

7pm to 9:45pm
St John & St Peter, Rugby

email Helen.tebbatt@covcofe.org  to go on the waiting list

Thursday 23rd November 2017 - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm
St James Church, Weddington, Nuneaton

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Wednesday 29th November 2017 - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm
St John The Baptist (Trinity room), Westwood

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2018 courses

Wednesday 17th January 2018  - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm
St Anne & All Saints Church, Acacia Avenue, Coventry

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Thursday 22nd February 2018  - Evening 

7pm to 9:45pm
St Nicholas Church (Clarendon hall), Kenilworth

Please click here to book a place