Online course with instant downloadable certificate, duration 2 hours. 2 CPD credits.

Online course with instant downloadable certificate, duration 2 hours. 2 CPD credits.

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Safeguarding Online Course

Safeguarding is a term used to denote measures to protect the health, well-being and human rights of individuals, which allow people, especially children, young people and vulnerable adults to live free from abuse, harm and neglect.

There are certain requirements and responsibilities when working with children or vulnerable adults that should be adhered to. This online course describes these requirements and responsibilities and is suitable for anyone working with children or vulnerable adults including volunteers, nursery and school workers, activity club workers and those working in a nursing or care capacity.

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A 5 Star course and certificate as rated by more than 1000 reviews.

Most Recent Reviews (taken from end of course submissions)
5 /5     07/10/2019     S Wilkins    
5 /5     03/10/2019     N Lone    
5 /5     02/10/2019     C Fowler    
3 /5     30/09/2019     L Crump     should read it out to you like in the introduction.
5 /5     27/09/2019     H Hallam    
5 /5     26/09/2019     A Wong    
5 /5     23/09/2019     N tayler    
5 /5     20/09/2019     E Lockley    
4 /5     11/09/2019     A Fletcher    
5 /5     03/09/2019     E Ferris    
5 /5     03/09/2019     S Bradley    
5 /5     17/08/2019     E Szabo    
5 /5     14/08/2019     N Prangnell    
5 /5     14/08/2019     C Ludlow    
5 /5     14/08/2019     J Finnegan    
5 /5     21/07/2019     a gibson    
5 /5     21/07/2019     K Griffin    
5 /5     20/07/2019     J Gibson    
5 /5     17/07/2019     R Frempong Osei    
5 /5     16/07/2019     D Adedeji    
5 /5     11/07/2019     J Parker     comprehensive and easy to follow course
4 /5     09/07/2019     C Harrison    
5 /5     05/07/2019     B Patel    
5 /5     04/07/2019     A Flower    
5 /5     19/06/2019     C Blanchard    
5 /5     11/06/2019     N Szulc    
5 /5     10/06/2019     S Howell    
5 /5     10/06/2019     b morrall    
5 /5     08/06/2019     K PLACE    
5 /5     04/06/2019     S Clarke     Very detailed course and gave me a lot more facts and information than I already knew. Would thoroughly recommend
5 /5     03/06/2019     L Duncan    
5 /5     30/05/2019     S Halliday    
5 /5     29/05/2019     G Williams    
5 /5     25/05/2019     M Clark    
5 /5     21/05/2019     N Hartley-Thumwood     it would have been nice to focus on adult safeguarding just as much as the adult sector is just as ever increasing. very easy to follow, simple and easy to understand. i was expecting a more difficult course.
5 /5     16/05/2019     N Mutalama    
5 /5     15/05/2019     j phillips    
5 /5     12/05/2019     G Fleming     contains good information
5 /5     10/05/2019     T Anastasiou    
5 /5     09/05/2019     C Dickinson    
5 /5     08/05/2019     L De La Fuente Carmona    
5 /5     30/04/2019     H Berry    
5 /5     29/04/2019     D Harrison    
5 /5     26/04/2019     S Bloor    
5 /5     25/04/2019     A Emms    
5 /5     25/04/2019     A Sutherland     This online course was helpful with the knowledge given, very simple to navigate.
5 /5     24/04/2019     t smith    
5 /5     03/04/2019     W Regan    
5 /5     02/04/2019     Q Ulain    
5 /5     28/03/2019     c heywood    
5 /5     20/03/2019     D MANNION    
5 /5     20/03/2019     C Williamson    
5 /5     15/03/2019     J Scott-Kilvert    
5 /5     14/03/2019     J Howard     very straight forward, easy to use. could benefit from sound all the way through
4 /5     13/03/2019     E Bangay     The writing was quite blurry and small so was quite difficult to read
5 /5     08/03/2019     K Costello    
5 /5     07/03/2019     h whare    
5 /5     06/03/2019     L Murray    
5 /5     27/02/2019     J Muthoka    
5 /5     26/02/2019     A Tchanile    
5 /5     24/02/2019     K Tonge    
5 /5     22/02/2019     D Stay    
5 /5     20/02/2019     S Davis    
5 /5     20/02/2019     C Millem    
5 /5     15/02/2019     E Tomes    
5 /5     08/02/2019     P Leighton    
5 /5     08/02/2019     v conway    
5 /5     04/02/2019     D French     Easy to understand with simple and well delivered information
5 /5     25/01/2019     J Donovan     Excellent this was! So easy to do il do more!
5 /5     23/01/2019     S Jones    
5 /5     20/01/2019     D Muyi    
5 /5     14/01/2019     J Dobson    
5 /5     14/01/2019     E Simmons    
5 /5     14/01/2019     S Pearce    
5 /5     13/01/2019     M Reece    
5 /5     07/01/2019     L Docking    
5 /5     07/01/2019     H Mason    
5 /5     17/12/2018     L Hodgkin    
5 /5     14/12/2018     C O'Leary    
5 /5     12/12/2018     Anonymous    
5 /5     07/12/2018     E Raube    
3 /5     27/11/2018     N Sorsouphanh    
5 /5     27/11/2018     C Huntley    
5 /5     27/11/2018     Anonymous     GREAT! HAPPY
5 /5     27/11/2018     D Lucas    
5 /5     26/11/2018     E Dyer    
5 /5     26/11/2018     R Bailey    
5 /5     25/11/2018     D Boore    
5 /5     22/11/2018     F Sands    
5 /5     20/11/2018     J Mathieson    
5 /5     19/11/2018     N Moriarty     Great
5 /5     19/11/2018     G Bishop    
5 /5     16/11/2018     N Colquhoun    
5 /5     11/11/2018     J Dennis    
5 /5     10/11/2018     C Boore    
4 /5     06/11/2018     K Pringle    
5 /5     06/11/2018     H Hodis    
5 /5     06/11/2018     S Wiese    
5 /5     05/11/2018     A Akinwunmi    
5 /5     05/11/2018     c twaddle    

Bundle deals

This course is available in the following bundle deals:

Nursery and Care Worker Bundle (9 courses for £25 +VAT)

Please note a bundle deal contains a selection of different courses that offers fantastic value. For bulk discounts on individual courses please contact us.

Bundle deal upgrade - If you are interested in upgrading to one of our bundle deals and have already purchased one of our courses, please email us and we will credit the original course cost against the bundle deal. 

Course Structure

The course comprises 5 interactive modules and a final assessment. Links to recommended reading and additional resources may be provided within the training modules. These links are not mandatory and will not be tested for in the final assessment.


It takes approximately 2 hours to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.


All candidates must complete a multiple choice assessment after working through the training material. The candidate will be asked 16 multiple choice questions, randomly chosen from a larger question pool, and need to answer a minimum of 12 correctly to pass. Candidates will be given instant feedback after completing the assessment stating whether they have passed or failed. The assessment can be re-taken as many times as is required to pass at no additional cost. 

Accreditation and certification

Successful candidates will receive a RoSPA approved certificate and 2 CPD credits.

All of our courses, systems and services have been registered to the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. Quality Management Systems Ltd (QMS) made this prestigious award and all of our certificates bear their registration mark, giving assurance that the training and assessment was completed with a quality registered organisation.

Safeguarding Awareness Training Course Certificate

Safeguarding Awareness Training Course Certificate


This online course discusses the requirements of legislation such as the Care Act 2014 and the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 and how the requirements relate to anyone working with children or vulnerable adults including volunteers, nursery and school workers, activity club workers and those working in a nursing or care capacity.

After completing the course candidates will :

  • Be aware of the requirements of safeguarding legislation and guidance, understand the various types of abuse, and the 4 R’s.

  • Be aware of how to recognise, respond, report and record abuse.

  • Understand the obstacles to responding and disclosure.

  • Be aware of organisation responsibilities, the Disclosure Barring Service, codes of conduct on a personal and contractor level.

Target audience

The course is suitable for anyone working with children or vulnerable adults including volunteers, nursery and school workers, activity club workers and those working in a nursing or care capacity.

Bulk purchases / purchasing for others

After a successful purchase you will be automatically taken to our registration process. Here you create your learner(s) and assign the course(s) to them so that they can start training immediately. If you do not know all the learner details - no problem, you can return later and create the learners when it suits you. The system automatically creates an admin group of your learners, this means you can access your learner accounts to obtain certificates or schedule reports on the progress of your group, useful for Health & Safety audits or Registration to organisations such as CHAS, SMAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLine etc or site access when certificates are required.

If this all sounds too complicated feel free to contact us, we are more than happy to enrol you or your colleagues on your behalf. 

Free trial

We know how difficult it can be choosing online training, we have been there ourselves! That is why we are giving free access to all our health and safety training courses (excluding exams) so you can try them out and satisfy yourself with the quality. 

We know that when something looks too good to be true, there's often a catch. There are no catches, we simply want to give you a more informed choice. Email us with your requirements and we will set you up. 

A Social Enterprise training provider

The aim of Commodious Training is simple - to provide cost effective health, safety and compliance training for SME’s and charities. We want to promote a “why not” attitude towards training, and hopefully help promote better health, safety and food hygiene throughout the UK. 

As a Social Enterprise, we re-invest much of our profits back into social and environmental concerns. So as well as getting fantastic value training, you will also help make a difference. 

Features and benefits

Complete your training in your own time. When you purchase one of our courses you are given access to our learning portal for 12 months, giving you plenty of time to complete your training.

Work through the course at your own speed. Our system continuously logs your progress so you can return to where you left off at any time.

Download your own RoSPA or ConCEST approved certificate. When you pass a course assessment you will instantly receive a pdf certificate of achievement. 

Set up learner groups to track learner progress and view certificates. Perfect for companies and teams and its free of charge.