Child Protection Partnership

Core Child Protection Training and Events




Speaker  :  Alexa Anderson, National Consultant      on Human Trafficking

Speaker  :  Cammy Preston, Child Sexual Exploitation Advisor

Speaker  :  Hannah Bennet, Green light Project


When      :  Wednesday 24th January, 2017

                  Time to be confirmed


Where  :     RGU, Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen


A free multi-agency event for frontline workers - Teachers, Students, School Nurses, Social Workers, Health Visitors, Service Providers, Police, Panel Members and all interested Professionals.

For more information and booking form, click to links below

Child Trafficking booking form

  Child Trafficking Event Programme

Child Trafficking Flyer




Wednesday 7th June, 2017


Speaker : Audrey Cameron, Research Fellow


Links to Presentations and hand-outs :-







National CSE Workshop - Aberdeen

7th March 2017


Presentations :

Power point presentation from Police Scotland - CSEWorkshopPoliceScotland

Power point presentation from National CSE Group - The National Perspective - CSENationalPerspective

Power point presentation from National CSE Group -  CSE Self-Evaluation Overview of Findings

Power point presentation from COPFS - CSE-COPFS Presentation

National CSE Group - Summary Report of self-evaluation exercise 6.2.17 National_CSE_Group_Summary_report_6_2_17

CSE Definition and Practitioner Briefing Paper, Scottish Government, October 2016 (entitled Final Document) - CSE Final Document Oct 2016

And a link to :

The published National Action Plan to Prevent and Tackle Child Sexual Exploitation -


 SCR Development Session - Aberdeen

                   1 March 2017

As a follow up to the SCR Development Session, please find links below to the presentation and to the other documents referred to at the event.

Event details - SCR Event Details

Evaluation Report - SCR Evaluation Report

Opening Remarks - SCR Opening Remarks from Angela Scott

Power point presentation from Beth Smith - SCR Power point

Extended Notes of the presentation from Beth Smith - SCR Extended Notes from Beth Smith

Extended Feedback from Table Top discussions - SCR Feedback from Table Top Discussions





Training Calendar

November 2016 - February 2017

Please click on links below for details of the new training calendar and application form.




Terms Of Reference


The delivery of core child protection training is a 'shared activity' of the Child Protection Partnership. The purpose of the Training Group is to agree a Training Calendar of core child protection training for the multi-agency workforce across the three local authority areas of Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray. A full time Child Protection Multi-Agency Training Co-ordinator post and a part time administrative support post is funded on a multi-agency basis to deliver and administer the training.


  • Chair and Lead Officers on a rotation basis
  • Aberdeen CPC Lead Officer/Committee Representative
  • Aberdeenshire Child and Family Protection Committee Lead Officer/Committee Representative
  • Moray CPC Lead Officer/Committee Representative
  • Partnership Multi-agency Child Protection Training Co-ordinator
  • Any other representative/person as agreed by the group


  • To develop a confident, competent workforce by the provision of multi-agency core child protection training opportunities that complement existing single service training provisions
  • To contribute towards the care and protection of children by promoting the principles of early identification, intervention and support, reflective of the GIRFEC National Practice Model and approach
  • To contribute to workers development of the necessary core competencies, key knowledge, skills and values to deliver a consistently high standard of support to children, young people and their families


  • To meet 6 times a year, or more regularly should this be required
  • To represent their respective Committees perspective and views
  • To provide feedback to their Committee/associated sub-group/s
  • Actively participate in the work of the Training Group
  • Identify, develop and evaluate the Child Protection Training Calendar in line with national and local developments
  • Identify and communicate practice issues and learning from the Training Sessions as required
  • Quality assure the Training Calendar and its content through evaluations, discussions, feedback and observation
  • To co-ordinate and deliver one-off events in response to CPC training needs
  • Make appropriate links to single service learning and development
  • Evaluate the impact of the Training Calendar on practice and outcomes for children


  • The minutes of the Child Protection Partnership Training Group will be made available to Committees/delegated sub-groups (via their Committee arrangements)
  • The Training Group will provide a quarterly report for the three Committees/delegated sub-groups (via their Committee arrangements) and the Chief Officers Public Protection Group
  • An annual Training Report will be made available for Committees and the Chief Officers Public Protection Group


The Terms of Reference will be reviewed on a two year basis or earlier if required.


22 October 2014
Reviewed 23 October 2015