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Safeguarding Training 2019
Foundation Module and Foundation Module Refresher

Both courses will run on the dates below.

  • Wednesday 6 November 7.30-9.30 St Luke's, City Way, Rochester, ME1 2BQ
  • Saturday 9 November 2.30 — 4.30 Hextable, Main Road, Hextable, Swanley, BR8 7RA
  • Thursday 21 November 7.30-9.30 Union Street, Union Street, Maidstone, ME14 1RU
  • Saturday 23 November 10.00 — 12.00 Tonbridge Road,Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, ME16 8SL

Please note:
If your Initial Training was before November 2015 you will need to do the Refresher Training now.

Please book your place by sending an email to

Safeguarding training is required for:

  • Presbyters
  • Deacons
  • Pre-ordination students and probationers
  • Lay employees and volunteer workers with pastoral responsibility
  • Pastoral visitors
  • Anyone working with 0-18 year olds in the name of the church
  • Anyone working in activities targeted at adults who are vulnerable (eg luncheon club for the housebound)
  • Church stewards
  • Circuit stewards
  • Local preachers (inc. On Note and On Trial)
  • Worship leaders (inc. in traiining)
  • Church and circuit safeguarding representatives
  • Choir/music group/drama leaders — where there are 0-18 year olds or vulnerable adults in the group.
  • Young Leaders (ages 16-18)

    Also warmly invited (but not mandatory):

  • Leaders of other organisations, working with 0-18yr olds or vulnerable adults, who use
  • church premises
  • Remaining choir/music group/drama leaders
  • Any other group leaders within the church, who may have adults within their particular group
  • who are vulnerable.
  • Property stewards and other key holders
  • Caretakers
  • Church/circuit meeting secretaries
  • Church/circuit/district administrators