Training

The Church of England has introduced a new modular safeguarding training and development programme for use by Dioceses, Cathedrals and Theological Education Institutions. The programme builds core, generic safeguarding training according to role and through a person's ministry path. Please look at each module to see whether it is recommended or required for you to attend.

To find out more about each module click on the relevant heading

 

C0 - Basic Awareness
Recommended for anyone who needs a basic level of awareness of safeguarding.

Access to this online basic awareness course has been simplified and as a church member you are now able to register using your email address and your parish name.

To complete this online safeguarding training please click here.

Please note you should refresh your training every three years by completing the revised C0 module.

C1 - Foundation
Required for anyone who has safeguarding responsibilities or who has contact with children, young people and / or adults who may be vulnerable.

The online version of this course is now available. To register please click here

If you prefer to attend face to face training then the next available date will be advertised shortly.

Please note you should refresh your training every three years by completing the C5 module.

C2 - Leadership
Required for anyone who has safeguarding leadership responsibilities or responsibility for leading activities involving children, young people and / or adults who may be vulnerable.

Next available date to be advertised shortly. 

Please note you should refresh your training every three years by completing the C5 module.

C3 - Foundation / Leadership - Clergy and Lay Ministers
Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay.

For next available date please email Stephen Ellis.

Refreshed every three years by C5 module.

For advice on any of the above courses please contact stephen.ellis@chester.anglican.org.