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Our DBS service is second to none. Not only do we offer a fast and efficient full DBS checking service, but we also help our customers complete their safeguarding risk assessments and identify appropriate courses of action in the event of a positive return.
Established for nearly twenty years, SAFE is a not for profit community interest company dedicated to raising child and adult safeguarding standards both in the UK and overseas. SAFE provided the Charity Commission with safeguarding advice in 2014 and recently addressed the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Charities and Volunteering at Westminster. A trusted supplier for the National Council for Voluntary organisations (NCVO). The SAFE team advised Hungary with regards to their national safeguarding legislation and practice in 2003; and has also worked extensively with a major leisure provider across the Middle East for the last 5 years.
SAFE also works with a wide range of organisations; from household names and international organisations, to smaller voluntary groups in the community. SAFE comments for; Sky News, Anglia TV, BBC Radio, BBC TV and the Daily Mirror. SAFE provides a variety of bespoke training sessions suitable for those working directly with children, young people and adults at risk through to board level training and management briefings and audits. All of our multi-agency safeguarding experts are professionally qualified and are drawn from police, social care, education, and health backgrounds.
Other SAFE services include a membership scheme, audits, inspections, policy writing, advice and consultation. SAFE is also a member of the British Association for the Study and Prevention of Child Abuse & Neglect (BASPCAN) and was a runner up in the BASPCAN and NSPCC National Trainer of the Year Award 2018. SAFE sits on the CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command) Thinkuknow education board and is an associate member of the United Kingdom Council for Child Internet Safety Council (UKCCIS). SAFE carries Public Liability insurance (up to £5m) and Professional Indemnity insurance (up to £1m).
SAFE has always offered its services commercially, using the profits generated to subsidise the same, high quality services for good causes (such as charities, not-for-profit groups and community organisations).
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PRODUCTS and SERVICES
- Online Training
- DBS Checks (Formerly CRB Checks)
- Face to Face Training
- Safeguarding Audits and Pre-Inspection Services
- Community Objectives
- Charity Sector
- Education Sector
- Care Act
- Dental Sector
- General Practices and other Primary Medical Services
- Entertainment and Leisure
- Faith Groups
- UK Organisations Working Overseas
Scheduled Training Sessions & Other Events Including:
- Safeguarding Children
- Adult Safeguarding