Safeguarding for governance

Make sure you're meeting the expectation for your governors to have safeguarding training with this elearning, created for GovernorHub Knowledge.

This course is up to date and in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2023. If you're partway through the previous version of this course, we recommend you complete it and then click to 'review' the course. You can then review the latest version of the course, which includes any updates from KCSIE 2023

Course lengthAround 125 to 135 minutes, plus follow-up activities
Suitable forAll governors
Certificate granted?Yes

This course covers:

  • What safeguarding means
  • Safeguarding in your school
  • Working together to keep children safe
  • How to monitor safeguarding

There's an assessment at the end to test how well you've understood the main points from the course. Plus, find your next steps at the end.

Please note: 

If you have membership for both The Key Safeguarding and GovernorHub Knowledge, you can access this course on either site. 

Governors’ training records will show on the site they took the training on, so if some governors are missing from the training records, please check the other site. 

We apologise for any inconvenience this causes you.

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