There are still some places left on the Safeguarding Vulnerable Babies Training Programme delivered by HSSCP.

Date: Tuesday 26th November
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Venue: Hartlepool

This course is vital to ALL frontline practitioners working in the children’s workforce, therefor if you or your team members require this training for their role please apply as soon as possible.

Course Aim(s): To improve the professional interventions and planning in response to babies and very young children.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the course participants will achieve the following objectives:

  • Recognise why very young children are more vulnerable to harm than any other age group.
  • Identify lessons learned from Case Reviews.
  • Describe the physical anatomy of very young children.
  • Explore how multi-agency working can be effective in safeguarding this group of children.
  • Rehearse the process of intervention if any injury is seen on a young child.

To apply for a place: please complete the HSSCP Safeguarding Children Learning Application Form and return it to the Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSSCP), Children’s & Joint Commissioning Services, Level 4, Civic Centre, Victoria Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AY or if electronic signatures are used via email to as soon as possible.

Please note: All sections of the application form must be completed or your application form will be returned to you to fully complete before your application can be processed.

Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership’s (HSSCP) Safeguarding Children Learning Programme 2019-2020 (Issue 2) is available via the following link: HSSCP. Within the programme are details of the HSSCP Charging Policy and Application/Cancellation Process.

All of the courses within this programme are awareness raising courses delivered on a multi-agency basis. Please refer to the course details and target audience section to establish if the course is suitable to your job role. If your role requires more specialist training please contact your own organisation workforce development representative.

Please note: All of the courses in the safeguarding children learning programme can be utilised as a safeguarding refresher once you have completed the Safeguarding Children Foundation training course.

For those who only require a basic awareness or refresh of a subject area, the following web-link will take you to the Tees Safeguarding All (Child and Adult) E-Learning for 2019-2020, which can be accessed from any electronic device with an internet connection:
(additional software may be required on some devices).

All of the activities within the HSSCP Safeguarding Children Learning Programme are available to all of the child and adult workforce working with children, young people and their families across both Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees, regardless of which geographical area they are employed.

If you require further information please contact us via email to or Tel: 01429 523825.

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