NSCB Training

Welcome to the NSCB Training page!

NSCB offers a variety of different training for both professionals and people in the community who are working with children. If you are a professional looking for in depth training then please use the information and booking forms below. If you are looking for more general safeguarding courses for those working with children you can find out about our Safer Programme by clicking here.

Multi Agency Training 2018-19

Norfolk Safeguarding Children Board has commissioned Barnardo’s to deliver the specialist training courses this year, from Levels 3 to 8 (Working Together 2018). If you are unsure which group and level you fall under, please refer to the NSCB Training Strategy document at the bottom of this page.

All our courses are Level 3.

NSCB Training Brochure 2019-20

To view the latest brochure for 2019-20 click here.

How do I book training?

For individual places on our courses please click the link below to access our on-line booking system.

    Please ensure you complete all required fields. An authorisation email will be sent to your manager, so please ensure you type their email address correctly. Until your manager has authorised the application, it will not be considered for short listing, which will take place 6 weeks before the course is due to run.

Click here to access our online training booking system

If you have any problems with this online system please call us on 01603 224228.

Schools Applicants Only

To book onto multi-agency training specifically for those staff working at Tier 3 including school and college Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) please click onto the schools online training booking system link below.  DSL colleagues from schools and colleges must make their bookings through this system. For further advice please see http://www.schools.norfolk.gov.uk/Behaviour-and-safety/Safeguarding/index.htm.

Other training events/workshops which can be accessed by school staff who are not necessarily DSLs or working at Tier 3 (only those courses prefixed with *) can be booked via the NSCB online training booking system.

Click here to access the schools online training booking system

All queries on schools bookings to be directed to the Norwich PDC on 01603 303303 or email cs.pdcsafeguardingadministration@norfolk.gov.uk

Family Support Process Training

For information regarding Family Support Process Training, and any other queries, please click here.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations and non-attendance, regardless of the circumstances, which are made within seven working days of the start of the course will incur a cancellation fee of £50 per person. The cancellation policy for school staff is however slightly different, so please refer to their website for details

If you are unable to attend the training you must contact us in writing at nscbtraining@norfolk.gov.uk to cancel your place.

Voluntary & Community Sector Groups Charges

As of the 1st March 2015, the charging policy for individuals from all voluntary and community sector groups is changing.

The following charges will apply:

  • Safer Programme Members – £40 per person, per day
  • Non Safer Programme Members (regardless of annual income) – £50 per person, per day

For more information on the Safer Programme, and how to become a member, please click here.

Children’s Centre Charges

Following the changes made to the providers of many Children’s Centres across Norfolk in 2012, the NSCB must implement a charging policy for those Centres whose provider does not contribute to the NSCB.


  • Voluntary and Community Sector – charges as in above policy
  • Norfolk Community Health & Care – Free
  • Schools – £100 per person per day (as of April 2013)

Private, Independent and Profit Making Organisations (including Children’s Services Agency Staff) Charges

  • £100 per person per day

NSCB Training Strategy

To find out more click here.

NSCB Training validation

To find out more click here.

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