Child Protection Training

You can use this page to book on training courses, access e-learning modules and find out what training you may need. To find out what training you need, please look at the TRAINING GUIDE FOR STAFF AND MANAGERS-2018. Training courses can be booked using the calendar below – simply click on the course(s) you are interested in to find out more and book your place.

Once you know which course(s) you are looking for scroll through the Interactive Training Calendar below to find a course and date in your area. Click on the course title to find out more details and book your place directly. You will receive a pending acknowledgement followed by a confirmation once the place is approved.

Child Protection Training is available free of charge to anyone who has contact with children in Highland. This includes those working with families and in adult services. Child Protection Training in Highland is developed and delivered in line with the National Learning and Development Framework for Child Protection.

If you have any queries about Child Protection training in Highland, please contact us at


E-learning modules relating to child protection are also available free of charge from our partners within the Care and Learning Alliance. Please click on the logo below to visit their site.

Check out our new e-modules for Children Affected by Parental Substance Misuse and Child Sexual Exploitation which are available free of charge from the CALA E-learning zone!

If you require a voucher to undertake An Introduction to Child Protection e-module then please contact and we will send instructions along with the voucher code to you.


Date(s) - 11/12/2018
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Thurso - JGC House

This training is available to all practitioners who have direct and regular contact with children, young people and parents/carers (including adult services).

By the end of this training participants should:

  • be confident in identifying indicators of risk and need
  • be aware of the learning from local and national case reviews
  • be able to contribute effectively to multi-disciplinary assessments
  • know their roles and responsibilities in contributing to child protection meetings

This is a full-day course and participants are asked to make arrangements to be able to attend the whole day.

NB: The Child Protection Committee no longer provides lunches and you are asked to bring your own with you.


Bookings are closed for this event.