Safeguarding those Vulnerable to Extremism - Non LBS staff only

Date & Time:

Monday 30 September 2019 (13:45 - 17:00)

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Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA



This course is aimed at those who need to devleop the awareness, knowledge and skills to safeguard those who are vulnerable to extremism. It relates to professionals and volunteers in a range of adult's and children's settings in Sutton.

The competency levels refers to: Group Level 2 (regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) or above (including strategic leads) as set out in the Safeguarding Competency framework in London Safeguarding Child Procedures. NHS Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and above for health professionals. 


The aim of this course is to ensure that staff are able to comply with the Statutory Prevent duty in everyday business, provide staff training to implement the duty effectively.

The course will focus on the development of the necessary skill set, knowledge and confidence to work with individuals who may have radical views or ideologies to mitigate risks and vulnerabilities.



By the end of the conference participants will have:

● An improved awareness and understanding of the requirements of relevant policy, including the Prevent Duty 2015 and the Channel guidance 2015;

● Developed an awareness of the vulnerability assessment framework;

● The ability to advise staff in relation to any Prevent concerns;

● The confidence to continue their work with individuals who hold extremist ideologies (while allowing Home Office intervention providers to challenge the ideology)

● An understanding of how to make a Prevent referral to a Channel panel, or an alternative local multi-agency group, and how to escalate unresolved concerns, e.g. Prevent strategy meetings;

●An improved understanding of the role of Channel panels and the role of the practitioners in the panel.



It is advisable that attendees complete the Home Office prevent training prior to attneding this course.


** Please note, this course is also open to LBS staff members, but they must sign up via Itrent.

Sector LimitAvailable
AdopterNo Limit
Education - CognusNo Limit
Education - Early YearsNo Limit
Education - OtherNo Limit
Education - Schools/CollegesNo Limit
Foster CarerNo Limit
HousingNo Limit
LBS Adults/Childrens - All Age Disabilites0
LBS Other0
LBS People Adults - Admiral Nurses0
LBS People Adults - Carshalton Locality0
LBS People Adults - Clinical Health0
LBS People Adults - Heads of Service0
LBS People Adults - Hospital Pathway0
LBS People Adults - Learning Disabilities0
LBS People Adults - Other0
LBS People Adults - START0
LBS People Adults - Sutton and Cheam Locality0
LBS People Adults - Transitions0
LBS People Adults - Wallington Locality0
LBS People Children's - Adoption and Permanence0
LBS People Children's - Blue Locality0
LBS People Children's - Children with Disabilities0
LBS People Children's - Court0
LBS People Children's - Director / Assistant Director0
LBS People Children's - Early Help0
LBS People Children's - Fostering0
LBS People Children's - Green Locality0
LBS People Children's - Heads of Service0
LBS People Children's - Integrated Childrens Services0
LBS People Children's - Leaving Care Team0
LBS People Children's - Looked After Children0
LBS People Children's - MASH0
LBS People Children's - Other0
LBS People Children's - Placements0
LBS People Children's - QA0
LBS People Children's - RAS0
LBS People Children's - Red Locality0
LBS People Children's - Sutton Inclusion & Support0
LBS People Children's - Targeted Youth Support0
LBS People Children's - Youth Offending Team0
NHS - Clinical Commissioning GroupNo Limit
NHS - Community ServicesNo Limit
NHS - HospitalNo Limit
NHS - OtherNo Limit
OtherNo Limit
PoliceNo Limit
Private - Domiciliary CareNo Limit
Private - Nursing HomeNo Limit
Private - OtherNo Limit
Private - Residential HomeNo Limit
RBK Shared ServiceNo Limit
Supported LivingNo Limit
Sutton Housing PartnershipNo Limit
Voluntary/CommunityNo Limit


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Steve Welding, Cognus

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)