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Training Dates

Academic year RAMAAS training dates are available to book at:

Reducing and Managing Allegations Against Staff

This course is designed to assist headteachers, chairs and vice chairs of governors in dealing effectively with allegations against staff and promoting safe working practice by school staff, thereby reducing the risk of allegations of inappropriate conduct and harm to children. This course is only available to headteachers, chair and vice chair of governors. The course is booked on a first come, first served basis.


By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of what constitutes an allegation, how allegations arise, and the process of allegations management, including the role of the designated senior manager and the local authority designated officer
  • manage allegations in accordance with the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board Inter-Agency Child Protection Procedures
  • identify areas of vulnerability in staff practice and develop ideas about how to address these vulnerabilities

Suitable for:

  • Governor
  • Governors / Clerks
  • Headteachers