Sefton LSCB Multi-Agency Training



Welcome to Sefton LSCB Training web pages.  Here you will find the LSCB training brochure and calendar for 2017-18.  Please see attendance eligibility criteria contained within the training brochure prior to booking.  You can also access E-learning packages in a variety of topics by clicking on the "on-line Training" link.

LSCB Training Charging Policy

Sefton LSCB have implemented a charging policy for training.  Courses are only free to agencies who:

  • make a financial contribution of at least 15% to the LSCB's budget (currently this includes: Sefton Council employees, Merseyside Police, Health staff, Educational establishments who have elected to contribute and
  • not for profit and voluntary sector organisations with a national turnover of less than £100k per annum.

For all other agencies there will be a charge of:

  • £60 per person per half day course or
  • £100 per person per full day course

Sefton LSCB short briefing sessions will continue to be provided free of charge for all agencies who work with Sefton Children and Young People.

Non Attendance Charge:

All organisations will be charged for late cancellations made less than 7 working days prior to the course date and for non attendance on the day of the training.  The rate will be:

  • £75 per person per day/half day

Exemptions to this charge will only be made in certain circumstances.


Applying/Booking a Place on Training Events

You can apply online for any of the courses by viewing the training calendar (click on your chosen event and click the 'book here' link).  The calendar will indicate if a course is FULL, in which case the booking link will be removed.

Please note that applying for a course does not guarantee you a place.  Applicants must include an email address when applying in order for the LSCB to communicate whether your application has been successful or not.

Sefton LSCB reserves the right to screen all applications to ensure appropriate attendance on LSCB training courses.

Cancellations  - If you wish to cancel your place on a course, please contact the Sefton LSCB Business Unit Tel. 0151 934 3362 or email

Sefton Joint LSCB & Adults Safeguarding Training Strategy 2015-2017

Many of Sefton LSCB training courses link into Government guidance.  Please click on the link below to access relevant Government documents in relation to safeguarding children


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