Webinar: Designated Liaison Person Training

23 January 2023 10am-1pm Webinar Online


This webinar takes place over 2 sessions from 10am-1pm on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th January 2023. The aim of this 2 part webinar is to equip participants with the knowledge and skills that are necessary to carry out the role of Designated Liaison Person (DLP) effectively and with competence. This training is suitable for newly appointed and established DLPs who have completed one day Children First Child Protection Training in the past 3 years. A strong working knowledge of Children First 2017 is required.

This webinar takes place over 2 sessions from 10am-1pm on 23rd and 24th January

After completing this training webinar, participants will be able to:

Recognise the signs and symptoms of abuse ;
Explain the role of the DLP in supporting staff and managing child protection situations;
Demonstrate how to speak with parents effectively when child protection concerns arise;
Describe best practice when dealing with allegations of abuse against staff members;
Identify best practice in relation to child protection recording and reporting.

Participants who complete both parts of the training webinar will receive an Attendance Certificate.

Trainer: Donal Gillespie

Once you book your place, Barnardos Training team will send you a link to the webinar.
Please use a laptop/tablet if possible so that you can see the presentation easily.