Thinking The Unthinkable - Designated Safeguarding Training For Childminders

This training has been brought to you by Slough Borough Council's Early Years Childcare Development Co-ordinator, Clare Thompson, for the attention of childminders.  This training is suitable to those childminders who have previously completed an 'Introduction to Safeguarding' Course.

IMPORTANT PLEASE READ: The total cost of the training includes a 2% & £3 booking fee.  There are two options for payment; you can either pay by card using the Eventbrite payment process or pay via invoice

If you choose to pay by invoice, please DO NOT use the Invoice from Eventbrite as we will invoice you separately using a Slough Borough Council Invoice.  For more information on how to register, please visit our Help Centre or alternatively email 

This newly designed multi-agency course is suitable for all childminders who take the led role in Safeguarding children. It is aimed at childminders who have previously completed a universal Safeguarding course and need to keep up to date with how to:

  • Make professional judgements to keep children safe;

  • Make high quality referrals;

  • Take appropriate action following a referral;

  • Contribute to the child protection process including the plans;

  • Respond appropriately when an allegation is made.