47: Safeguarding general report

Subject and Aims

To update the Conference on safeguarding developments since the 2014 Conference.


  • 47/1. The Conference receives the Report. 
  • 47/2. The Conference directs the Methodist Council to ensure that an additional training element of the Foundation Module is developed as set out in paragraph 3.1 of the report and to ensure that it be available from September 2016.
  • 47/3. The Conference directs those for whom the Foundation Module is mandatory to undertake the additional training element of the Module (as set out in para 3.1 of the report) five years after having undertaken the Foundation Module.