About Safe-guarding.co

Looking for the latest information about safeguarding or child protection?  No matter what your role or organisation, we are here to help.  Our training, workshop and consultancy services will give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with safeguarding issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively.

Drawing on our knowledge, skills and experience, our safeguarding experts will work with you to identify clear steps you can take to help your staff and organisation keep children, adults and families safe.  Our focus is to provide bespoke advice, training, workshops and consultancy tailored to your needs, to a high standard.

Our training and consultancy services are designed around experience and current best practice consistent with UK legislation and guidelines. We offer the opportunity to learn through discussion and explore policy and decision-making in a supportive environment to empower you with confidence.

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Finalist 2022

We are delighted and proud to announce that Fiona Lee a finalist in the West Country Women Awards! The finals take place on 1st December so watch this space.

Practical and proven

We’re proud to be highly qualified and experienced specialists in safeguarding children and adults in Social care, Healthcare and Education. Our team have a practical background gained from many years experience and current best practice consistent with UK legislation and guidelines. We offer the opportunity to learn through discussion and explore policy and decision-making in a supportive environment to empower you with confidence.




Years + of Safeguarding Experience



Fiona Lee

Fiona Lee is the Managing Director of Safe-guarding.co, the safeguarding training and consultancy company.  Fiona has over 25 years + of experience in safeguarding children and adults working with clients in the private, public and voluntary sectors across the UK.

She is a highly qualified trainer supported by associates who are specialists in safeguarding children and adults in Health, Education, Social Care and the Police.  Since starting her own business in 2015, she has written and delivered a wide variety of safeguarding children and adult courses across the UK to a huge variety of agencies, inclusive of health, education, police, charities, volunteer sector, sports associations, Foster care agencies, safeguarding Children Boards, Safeguarding Adults Boards, Housing Associations, etc.  She has also provided consultancy advice to companies including of reviewing and writing safeguarding policies and procedures.

With a background in policing as Detective Constable, General CID and also HQ Trainer and Child Protection Team Member, Fiona’s training provides clients with everyday cases and scenarios in order to correlate theory-based learning with practical, relatable content.

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Safe-guarding.co is a local business with a national reach and a proud record of corporate social responsibility and community engagement. We love where we live. Our community involvement includes sponsorship, financial support, giving in kind and volunteering in the South West region.  We are currently working with various community groups including those featured here. If you would like more information please contact us >>

Latest News

Workplace Wellbeing & Safeguarding Supervision

The importance of safeguarding supervision for the wellbeing of practitioners is paramount - do you have safeguarding supervision in place? >>

Achieving Best Evidence

This course will explain all aspects of Vulnerable and Intimidated witnesses and examine all elements of the investigative interview in accordance with Achieving Best Evidence (ABE) and the relevant legislation relating to roles and responsibilities.

Babies Cry – You Can Cope

ICON is a programme that provides information about infant crying and how to cope, preventing non-accidental head injuries >>

Recording Safeguarding

Recognising and responding to abuse is important. Acting on safeguarding concerns is vital but how you record concerns is also vital too >>

Safeguarding Golf & Beyond

Everyone should be able to enjoy sport in a safe environment BUT many clubs only deal with safeguarding when a disaster happens >>

Managing Young Peoples’ Mental Health & Bereavement

The UK Trauma council have released free resources to help those supporting pupils & students with bereavement >>

Starting College

In order to gain a better understanding of what it’s like to start college during the pandemic we invited a young person to tell her story first-hand >>

Teen in Lockdown

This Children’s Mental Health Week, the impact of lockdown is the topic of everyone’s conversation, but how does it affect bereaved teens? >>

Supporting Young Carers

In the UK, every 22 minutes someone under the age of 18 loses a parent according to Child Bereavement UK. This statistic is incredibly high, and I think that it is important for everyone to understand how to support a child who is in need of help >>

What our clients say

Angela R.
Angela R.
09:46 12 Nov 22
Fiona is extremely knowledgeable and experienced in her field of safeguarding. She offers sound opinions and advice based on practical examples and solutions which really helps. She’s a friendly safeguarding expert. Her advice in operating sports clubs has been brilliant. I have no hesitation in recommending her.
david C.
david C.
17:03 09 Nov 22
very good safeguarding teaching. Lots new to learn
Juh C.
Juh C.
07:27 05 Nov 22
I enjoyed working with Fiona at Safe-guarding.co in delivering specialist Level 4 safeguarding training for GPs.  The high quality conferences that she delivered were met with very positive feedback from delegates. Fiona is well organised and helped with the logistics to run the training efficiently and sensitively.

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