Mandatory Training

SSCB Mandatory Training Requirements

Below are the requirements for mandatory training delivered by the SSCB for all front line staff who work with children across Staffordshire. Staff must complete this training within 3 months of their start date. 


Level 1

Core Slides
Face to  Face

Multi Agency Level 2

Face to Face

Multi Agency Level 3

Face to Face

Multi Agency Level 4

Face to Face

Front line staff including volunteers

Every 3 Years


except for Families First

Specific subject appropriate to role

Specific subject appropriate to role

Designated Safeguarding Leads

Every 3 Years

New to the role of DSL

Every 2 Years

To update SSCB Level 2 certificate

Every 2 Years

To update SCCB Level 2 certificate

DSL must complete SSCB Working Together – The Staffordshire Way, Level 2 Multi Agency training in order to progress onto SSCB Multi Agency Level 3 and Level 4 Designated Lead training.


SSCB has a Free Resource, Safeguarding Level 1 Core Slides for you to use, please click here for further information. (This is a trainer resource and not an ELearning module)


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