dental safeguarding training

Dental teams in the United Kingdom have a legal duty to arrange safeguarding training for all members of staff, including admin staff, temps, and trainees. Nobody on your team should be without dental safeguarding training because, as all responsible professionals know, a safeguarding incident could happen at any time, to anyone. Highlighting the importance of…

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dental safeguarding

The end of the year is a great time to make sure all of your paperwork and admin duties are in line ready for January, and there’s perhaps no responsibility more important in the modern dental practice than your dental safeguarding training. You’ll be inspected on safeguarding as part of your next CQC inspection, so…

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dental safeguarding training

How do you keep a focus on children and vulnerable adults rather than parents and carers when it comes to missed appointments and dental safeguarding? Maintaining a Child Focus It is important to maintain a child focus in any safeguarding investigation, or indeed, at any point in your career where you may have concerns about…

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safeguarding training

Have you been told that you need CQC approved safeguarding training in your role as a dental professional? We’ve trained over 100,000 individuals here at the Child Protection Company, and many of the individuals who take our online safeguarding courses work in the dental sector. It’s not uncommon for us to hear the question, “Do…

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dental safeguarding levels explained

Please note: The information in this article is intended for the use of dental professionals in the United Kingdom only.     Dental Safeguarding Levels Explained There is a lot of misinterpretation surrounding safeguarding training levels in the United Kingdom. One piece of statutory guidance you will be familiar with, ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’,…

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All healthcare staff who come into contact with children or vulnerable adults are required to take an appropriate level of training as an expectation of their role. As a result, dental health teams now play a vital part in the wider strategy for safeguarding children. As you will be aware, the CQC has an expectation…

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