Safeguarding children in Barnsley

Training programme

We offer an extensive range of training courses to people who have a responsibility for safeguarding children. 

We usually provide face to face and e-learning opportunities, however, due to COVID-19, currently our face to face training has been replaced with virtual training opportunities.

Booking a course 

Places can be booked and cancelled online via POD at barnsley.learningpool.com

December 2021

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Child sexual exploitation  Sally Baker  Wednesday 1 December 3.30pm to 5pm Microsoft Teams 
Compromised Parenting – The Effects of the Trigger Trio Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer and Wendy Zayne, Case Conference Chair/IRO Thursday 2 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Signs and Indicators of Domestic Abuse Independent Domestic Abuse Service Monday 6 December
10am to 12pm
Zoom
Contextual safeguarding Sally Baker Monday 6 December 1.30pm to 3pm  Microsoft Teams 
Lite Bites Online Seminar - Child Criminal Exploitation Jess Roberts, SY Police Tuesday 7 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Online harms  Sally Baker Tuesday 7 December 3pm to 5pm Microsoft Teams
Mental Health Before and After The Baby Siobhan Carolan and Yasmeen Akhtar Wednesday 8 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Designated Safeguarding Lead Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 9 December
9am to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Tuesday 14 December
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Graded Care Profile 2 Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 17 December
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams

January 2022

Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Monday 10 January
9.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Alcohol awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Tuesday 11 January
10.30 to 12pm
Zoom
Child neglect Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 13 January
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
More Than Just Attention Seeking – Responding to Self-Harm in Young People Daniel Hussey, CAMHS Friday 14 January
9.30am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against gaming and gambling related harm YGAM Tuesday 18 January
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Dealing with disclosures Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Tuesday 18 January
10am to 12.30pm
Zoom
Awareness raising of bullying and links to trauma Jane Laing Wednesday 19 January
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Coercive control Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Wednesday 19 January
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Contextual Safeguarding Sally Baker, BMBC Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Thursday 20 January 3pm to 4.30pm Microsoft Teams
Effects of trauma on the child Lynne Ryan Friday 21 January
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Friday 21 January
1pm to 3.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children in the first year of life Angela Fawcett Tuesday 25 January
10.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Working with parents with mental health issues Shelley Knight Wednesday 26 January
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Learning the lessons from local child safeguarding practice reviews Karen Harrison and Angela Fawcett Thursday 27 January 10am to 12pm Microsoft Teams 
Principles of restorative practive Karen Harrison and Suzi Rockett Friday 28 January
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 

February 2022

Supporting children through loss and bereavement Emma Stokes, Barnsley Educational Child and Community Psychology Service Tuesday 1 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Recognising and responding to children and young people who display concerning or harmful sexual behaviour The Junction Project Wednesday 2 February
2pm to 4pm
Microsoft Teams
Working together to safeguard children and young people Karen Harrison and Wendy Zayne Thursday 3 February
9.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Online Harms Sally Baker Tuesday 8 February
9.30am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Modern slavery and human trafficking Lee Fisher, SY Police Tuesday 8 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Hidden men Ruth Pearson Wednesday 9 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Wednesday 9 February
12pm to 2.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Forced marriage, honour based abuse and female genital mutilation Suzanne Jackson Thursday 10 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Sexual abuse within the family Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS

Thursday 10 February

10am to 12pm

Zoom
Domestic abuse, risk assessment and MARAC Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 11 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Stalking and harassment Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Tuesday 15 February
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Child Sexual Exploitation Sally Baker, BMBC Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Tuesday 15 February
10am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Wednesday 16 February
4pm to 6.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Mental health before and after the baby Yasmeen Akhtar and Siobhan Carolan Wednesday 16 February
10am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Graded Care Profile 2 Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 17 February
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Child criminal exploitation  Jess Roberts, South Yorkshire Police  Thursday 17 February 1.30pm to 3pm Microsoft Teams 
Children in care and care experienced children Nikki Shepherd, NHS Barnsley Thursday 17 February
1.30pm to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Elective home education: the multi agency approach Laura Collins Friday 18 February
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Vicarious trauma Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Thursday 24 February
1pm to 3.30pm
Zoom
Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 

March 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Safeguarding children and young people against extremism (prevent) Ray Powell Tuesday 1 March
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Safer recruitment  Sherran Finney Thursday 3 March 10am to 12pm Microsoft Teams 
Effects of trauma on the child Lynne Ryan Friday 4 March
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Compromised parenting – the effects of the trigger trio Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 4 March
10,30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Working with resistant families Ruth Pearson

Thursday 10 March
10.30am to 12pm

Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children from sex offenders who use the internet Jane Laing Tuesday 15 March
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Dealing with disclosures Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Tuesday 15 March
12pm to 2.30pm
Zoom
Designated Safeguarding Lead online training Karen Harrison Thursday 17 March
9am to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Thursday 17 March
11am to 1.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Contextual Safeguarding Sally Baker, BMBC Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Monday 21 March
9.30am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Understanding the child death process Angela Fawcett Tuesday 22 March
10am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Managing unwise decisions for 16+ Jonathan Douglass Wednesday 23 March
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Exploring young people’s drug and alcohol use Young People’s Substance Misuse Team Wednesday 23 March
1pm to 2.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Friday 25 March
1pm to 3.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Case conferences and core groups Karen Harrison and Ruth Holmes Friday 25 March
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Sexual abuse within the family Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Tuesday 29 March
10am to 12pm
Zoom

April 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Drugs awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Wednesday 6 April
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Online Harms Sally Baker Wednesday 6 April
3pm to 5pm
Microsoft Teams
Child neglect Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 7 April
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Coercive control Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Wednesday 13 April
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Vicarious trauma Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Thursday 14 April
10am to 12.30pm
Zoom
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Thursday 14 April
4pm to 6.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Tuesday 19 April
12.30pm to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Child Sexual Exploitation Sally Baker, Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Thursday 28 April
9.30am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Graded Care Profile 2 Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 29 April
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams

May 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Tuesday 3 May
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Effects of trauma on the child Lynne Ryan Thursday 5 May
2pm to 3.30pm
Zoom
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Monday 9 May
9am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against extremism (prevent) Ray Powell Monday 9 May
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against gaming and gambling related harm YGAM Wednesday 11 May
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Domestic abuse, risk assessment and MARAC Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer, Friday 13 May
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children in the first year of life Angela Fawcett Wednesday 18 May
10.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Dealing with disclosures Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary BSARCS Thursday 19 May
10am to 12.30pm
Zoom
Spice awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Monday 23 May
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Contextual Safeguarding Sally Baker, BMBC Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Tuesday 24 May
3pm to 4.30pm
Microsoft Teams

June 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Awareness raising of bullying and links to trauma Jane Laing Tuesday 7 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Forced marriage, honour based abuse and female genital mutilation Suzanne Jackson Thursday 9 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Principles of restorative practice Karen Harrison and Suzi Rockett Friday 10 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Working with parents with mental health issues Shelley Knight Tuesday 14 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Mental health before and after the baby Yasmeen Akhtar and Siobhan Carolan Wednesday 15 June
10am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
More Than Just Attention Seeking – Responding to Self-Harm in Young People Daniel Hussey, CAMHS Friday 17 June
9.30am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Elective home education: a multi agency approach Laura Collins, Elective Home Education for Barnsley Friday 17 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Compromised parenting – the effects of the trigger trio Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 17 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Online Harms Sally Baker Monday 20 June
10.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Stalking and harassment Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Tuesday 21 June
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Tuesday 21 June
2pm to 4.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Supporting children through loss and bereavement Emma Stokes, Barnsley Educational Child and Community Psychology Service Tuesday 21 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Child criminal exploitation  Jess Roberts, South Yorkshire Police Tuesday 21 June 1.30pm to 3pm Microsoft Teams 
Working together to safeguard children and young people Karen Harrison and Wendy Zayne Thursday 23 June
9.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Monday 27 June
3pm to 5.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Case conferences and core groups Karen Harrison and Ruth Holmes Thursday 30 June
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams

July 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Safer recruitment  Sherran Finney Friday 1 July 10am to 12pm Microsoft Teams 
Child Sexual Exploitation Sally Baker, Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Monday 4 July
3pm to 4.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against extremism (prevent) Ray Powell Wednesday 6 July
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Wednesday 6 July
1pm to 3.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Friday 8 July
9.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Designated Safeguarding Lead online training Karen Harrison Friday 8 July
9am to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Contextual Safeguarding Sally Baker, Contextual Safeguarding Training Specialist Wednesday 13 July
1.30pm to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Graded Care Profile 2 Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 14 July
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Learning the lessons from local child safeguarding practice reviews Karen Harrison and Angela Fawcett Friday 15 July 10am to 12pm Microsoft Teams 
Sexual abuse within the family Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Monday 18 July
10am to 12pm
Zoom
Safeguarding children from sex offenders who use the internet Jane Laing Tuesday 19 July
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Understanding the child death process Angela Fawcett Wednesday 20 July
10am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Managing unwise decisions for 16+ Jonathan Douglass Thursday 21 July
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Exploring young people’s drug and alcohol use Young People’s Substance Misuse Team Wednesday 27 July
1pm to 2.30pm
Microsoft Teams

August 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Events TBC      

September 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Modern slavery and human trafficking Lee Fisher, SY Police Wednesday 7 September
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Hidden men Ruth Pearson Tuesday 13 September
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Coercive control Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Wednesday 14 September
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Effects of trauma on the child Lynne Ryan Friday 16 September
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Monday 19 September
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children in the first year of life Angela Fawcett Tuesday 20 September
10.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Wednesday 21 September
11am to 1.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Child neglect Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 22 September
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Vicarious trauma Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS

Thursday 22 September
10am to 12.30pm

Zoom
More Than Just Attention Seeking – Responding to Self-Harm in Young People Daniel Hussey, CAMHS

Friday 23 September
9.30am to 11am

Microsoft Teams
Child criminal exploitation  Jess Roberts, South Yorkshire Police 

Monday 26 September 1.30pm to 3pm

Microsoft Teams 
Working with resistant families Ruth Pearson Thursday 29 September
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Domestic abuse, risk assessment and MARAC Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 30 September
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams

October 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Designated Safeguarding Lead online training Karen Harrison Thursday 6 October
9am to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Dealing with disclosures Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Tuesday 11 October
10am to 12.30pm
Zoom
Graded Care Profile 2 Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 13 October
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Friday 14 October
11am to 1.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Mental health before and after the baby Yasmeen Akhtar and Siobhan Carolan Wednesday 19 October
10am to 11am
Microsoft Teams
Awareness raising of bullying and links to trauma Jane Laing Wednesday 19 October
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Thursday 20 October
9am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Working together to safeguard children and young people Karen Harrison and Wendy Zayne Thursday 20 October
9.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Case conferences and core groups Karen Harrison and Ruth Holmes Friday 21 October
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Spice awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Tuesday 25 October
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom

November 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Safer recruitment  Sherran Finney Friday 4 November 10am to 12pm Microsoft Teams
Drugs awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Tuesday 8 November
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Sexual abuse within the family Sarah Thompson and Ruth O’Leary, BSARCS Wednesday 9 November
12.30pm to 2.30pm
Zoom
The importance of the voice of the child Suzannah Rockett and Karen Harrison Thursday 10 November
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against gaming and gambling related harm YGAM Monday 14 November
10am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Stalking and harassment Kerry Griffiths, IDAS Tuesday 15 November
10am to 11.30am
Zoom
Recognising and responding to children and young people who display concerning or harmful sexual behaviour The Junction Project Wednesday 16 November
2pm to 4pm
Microsoft Teams
Compromised parenting – the effects of the trigger trio by Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 17 November
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: how to do early help Shelley Shaw Thursday 17 November
12.30pm to 3pm
Microsoft Teams
Forced marriage, honour based abuse and female genital mutilation Suzanne Jackson Friday 18 November
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Working with parents with mental health issues Shelley Knight Monday 21 November
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Helping you with early help: perfecting the paperwork Shelley Shaw Tuesday 22 November
12pm to 2.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Exploring young people’s drug and alcohol use Young People’s Substance Misuse Team Wednesday 23 November
1pm to 2.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Understanding the child death process Angela Fawcett Tuesday 24 November
10am to 11.30am
Microsoft Teams
Principles of restorative practice Karen Harrison and Suzi Rockett Friday 25 November
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams

December 2022

Course Trainer  Date and time Delivery platform 
Domestic abuse, risk assessment and MARAC Karen Harrison, Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Thursday 1 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Alcohol awareness Sean Rose, Human Kind Tuesday 6 December
10.30am to 12pm
Zoom
Child criminal exploitation  Jess Roberts, South Yorkshire Police  Tuesday 6 December 1.30pm to 3pm Microsoft Teams 
Safeguarding children from sex offenders who use the internet Jane Laing Wednesday 7 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Compromised parenting – the effects of the trigger trio Karen Harrison Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership Trainer Friday 9 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children in the first year of life Angela Fawcett Monday 12 December
10.30am to 12.30pm
Microsoft Teams
Safeguarding children and young people against extremism (prevent) Ray Powell Tuesday 13 December
10.30am to 12pm
Microsoft Teams

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