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Safeguarding Courses

We’ve helped thousands of individuals and organisations learn about effective safeguarding practices. From the basics of child protection to supporting adults with learning disabilities, our online safeguarding courses are built with sector specialists to bring you the latest guidance and industry thinking.

Popular Safeguarding courses

All of our courses include same day electronic certificates and hard copies sent the next working day.

Training you can trust

Each of our courses meets Continuing Professional Development guidelines and are accredited by the CPD Certification Service. We also go the extra mile to have our training audited and accredited by the highest authorities - we are an endorsed provider by Skills for Care who are the leading strategic workforce development and planning body for adult social care in England.

Safeguarding in practice

Emily Khan is a Party Host at Zig Zags Play & Party Area indoor soft play centre in Brierly Hill. She had to put her Safeguarding knowledge into action when she discovered one of the children at the centre was choking. Read Emily's story and see how our training could help you when the worst happens.

“Because of High Speed Training’s course, I felt confident to take action. Because it was so fresh in my mind it helped me to jump straight into it.”
Emily Khan
Party Host at Zig Zags Play & Party Area
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Why choose us?

Trusted by 2 million

Since we started, we’ve certified over 2 million learners in courses across food hygiene, manual handling, safeguarding, and much more.

Ready when you are

All our courses are available on any device, and can be taken 24/7 at a pace that suits you. Stop your training at any time and you can pick up where you left off when you come back to it.

Developed by experts

We work with experts in each field to make sure all our training delivers you the latest industry thinking in a way that makes sense.

Safeguarding FAQs

How do I get a safeguarding certificate?

To get a safeguarding certificate, purchase and complete the level of training you require for your job role and you will receive a professionally printed certificate in the post. You can also download a digital copy immediately upon course completion.

Does Ofsted accept your training?

Yes. Although Ofsted does not approve any specific training, our courses have been used by over 5,000 organisations that have received a ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted rating.

How long is a safeguarding certificate valid for?

Your employer will be able to tell you how often you should renew your safeguarding training. We typically advise that you should renew your training at least every 3 years.

What level of safeguarding training do I need?

The level of Safeguarding training you need will depend on your job role and responsibilities. Read our article to help you decide which level of training is right for you. If you are in doubt, always check with your employer.

Supporting you in your training and beyond

In addition to our range of courses, our experts also produce free resources to help you get closer to your goals. From leading industry research to downloadable templates, take your training one step further with the Hub.


What is a Designated Safeguarding Lead?

Do you know the responsibilities of a Designated Safeguarding Lead? If your organisation works with children or vulnerable people, it's vital a DSL is in place.


Guide to Safeguarding Children in Sport

Our guide to safeguarding children in sport examines the legal responsibilities of sports leaders and how to raise any safeguarding concerns. 


KCSIE and WTSC Changes

Safeguarding legislation is often updated to strengthen protections. Our guide goes into the latest changes of KCSIE and WTSC.

Looking to train a team or department?

We offer discounts on bulk purchases of our training starting from 10% for 10 courses. Contact our dedicated sales team to discuss your requirements if you're looking to train a team, department, or your whole company.

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