The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers and organisations make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working or volunteering with vulnerable groups. At the end of this half-day course, participants will have:

  • an understanding of how to apply for a DBS check
  • an understanding of what is considered to be Regulated Activity
  • an understanding of additional safeguarding measures

Venue: VODA, Queen Alexandra Campus, Hawkeys Lane, North Shields, NE29 9BZ

Costs: £20 VODA members, £25 other VCS organisations, £40 private or statutory organisations

Delivered by: Robin Fry, VODA’s Volunteer Centre Manager