A Community First Yorkshire event

Introduction to DBS products and services

The workshop will cover:

  • Who DBS are and what they do
  • Understanding DBS checks and role eligibility, including levels of check and workforce
  • How ‘regulated activity’ with children and adults is defined and what this means in practice
  • An organisation’s duties and responsibilities in regards to referring to the DBS
  • Understand the DBS barring process and the consequences of being placed on one or both barred lists
  • How to get support from DBS.

The workshop will be approximately 1 hour long, with 15 minutes extra at the end for a Q&A session.

Who should attend?

This workshop is appropriate for anyone who needs to know a little bit about DBS but not in great depth.

About the trainer

The workshop will be presented by Rebecca Bool, the Regional Safeguarding Outreach Officer for the Disclosure and Barring Service within Yorkshire and the Humber.

Cost and concessions

This event is free to organisations in North Yorkshire

Please note that non-attendance on training you have booked on will require the full payment, this also applies to bursary and funded places. This is to allow as many participants as possible access to our training. See our Terms and Conditions for more information.


Attendees can receive refunds for cancellations up to 7 days before the event date.

Contact details

Email: dbs@communityfirstyorkshire.org.uk  

Tel: 01904 704177

Booking details

Book your place here.

If you have any questions about the training please contact Rebecca Bool: Rebecca.Bool@dbs.gov.uk