TSCP Charging Policy for Safeguarding Training

Under the TSCP Training Policy:

  • There will be charges for non-attendance at courses without due notice (a minimum of 5 working days), any exceptions to this to be discussed with the TSCP Administrator – christine.bryan@tameside.gov.uk.
  • Private Providers (who are not contributing financially to the TSCP) will need to pay towards the cost of training. This would include, for example, applicants from Private Day Nurseries and Children’s Homes. The charge will be built into the application system via an email alert to the TSCP Administrator. Voluntary Sector & Independent (not for profit organisations) will not be charged.
  • An invoice will automatically be sent to the applicant’s agency address.
  • Any queries or errors should be taken up with the TSCP Administrator – christine.bryan@tameside.gov.uk.

Charges for private providers:

  • For Private Providers - all TSCP Safeguarding Training Courses will carry a charge of £70 per person per day; £35 for half–day training. Two day courses will be charged at the daily rate i.e. £140 for two days. Agencies will be invoiced following attendance at the course.

Charges for non-attendence:

  • Non-attendance on courses where there has not been a cancellation will be charged at the full rate as above - £70 per day/£35 per half-day.

Tameside Safeguarding Children Partnership would not want any organisation to be deterred from attending Safeguarding Children Training on the grounds of cost. Should this charging policy cause any such difficulties for your organisation, please contact the TSCP Administrator who will advise.


Last Updated: 21st December 2018

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If the situation is immediately dangerous for the child then ring 999 and ask for the Police.

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Children's Hub

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