Access my training
Boost your knowledge of safeguarding procedures.
This informative, Level 2 course will improve your understanding, fill in any gaps in your knowledge, and boost your confidence.
The course is for those who: (i) assess, plan, intervene or review needs; (ii) make safeguarding referrals; or (iii) have responsibilities in relation to Section 47 Enquiries.
Safeguarding Children (Level 1) helps you identify the need for safeguarding, what you should be looking out for to identify abuse, and the next steps if you have a concern for a child’s wellbeing.
Containing 5 modules, this course builds a foundation level knowledge of safeguarding children.
Prepare yourself for making safeguarding referrals (to the police and Children’s Social Care). Looking to brush up your knowledge?
New to the topic and looking for a clear and thorough briefing – in case you are ever involved?
Either way, this course is for you.
If you work in education, you may at some point have to make safeguarding referrals to police or children’s social care. This course prepares you for such incidences.
Combining safeguarding levels 1 and 2, this is a comprehensive programme covering the key elements of the safeguarding children process in an easy-to-understand format.
Our digital world is rapidly expanding and changing – how do we keep children and young people safe whilst enjoying the benefits of new technologies?
This course answers this question from the perspective of the parent or carer, giving you an understanding of what your children are doing online.
An individual’s belief in witchcraft presents issues that many of us are simply unaware of.
These beliefs can put children at real risk of being exploited and abused.
Take this short course and raise your awareness – you could make a real difference to a child’s life.
Female genital mutilation (FGM) has been a criminal offence in the UK since 1985. But there’s a growing issue around British children being taken abroad by UK nationals for FGM, something which was additionally outlawed in 2003. The NSPCC estimates there are around 137,000 women and girls affected by FGM in England and Wales.
This course covers everything relating to FGM over four informative modules.
Extremism. Radicalisation. Terrorism. How much do you know about how and why they occur, what their effects are and what your responsibilities are?
‘Prevent’ radicalisation work depends on effective partnership and cooperation between the police, local authorities and communities.
Do you know how to meet your legal requirements for safer recruitment practices? Are you confident about your recruitment processes and safeguarding skills? Safer recruitment in education and safer recruitment in schools is essential for protecting young and vulnerable people.
This safer recruitment course is essential for anyone working in organisations covered by Section 11 of the Children Act 2004 – when recruiting staff/volunteers involved in delivering services to children and families.
A safeguarding course specifically designed for anyone who works in Education – so you know your responsibilities and how to respond.
Suitable for all jobs and positions, whether you are a caretaker, teacher or in management – even if you are joining the sector.
If you work in in education, this is for you.
Who is at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation and what can we do to help those we think are at danger of being exploited?
CSE is difficult to spot, but there are typical behaviours and clues to inappropriate intentions – this course looks at those and helps provide a basic knowledge of these horrendous crimes.
Develop your knowledge of gangs and youth violence with this comprehensive e-learning course.
Understand what gangs are and what they do, the extent of the problem, the part women and girls play in gangs, and what can be done to prevent gang recruitment and safeguard at-risk youth.
We offer a series of courses about safeguarding children, ranging from online risks and safety, substance misuse, eating disorders, sexual abuse and exploitation, bullying and cyberbullying, hate crimes and teenage pregnancy.
Many of these courses will be useful for those regularly working with vulnerable children in need of care or specific attention, but they also contain useful information for parents, or those looking to help out a family member or friend in need.The level 1 courses contain basic knowledge, while the level 2 courses are geared towards those working with children on a daily or weekly basis and therefore require more in-depth knowledge.
Safeguarding Children Level 1 provides a healthy overview for anyone working with children at risk. If you’re responsible safeguarding children, these courses will help you to identify abuse, and how to move forward if you’re concerned for a child’s wellbeing. learn the importance of prevention and determine appropriate intervention. The course will cover abuse from all different angles – who abuses children and the different ways in which children are abused, the causes of abuse and how to recognise signs from the victim or perpetrator, the effects of abuse on children and how to (and not to) respond to these concerns. You’ll also come away with information about how to handle these situations legally.
Safeguarding Children Level 2 is an advanced course for those who already feel they have the basic knowledge needed to be a successful caregiver or employee in this space. The course will explain what to do before referring a case to Children’s Social Care, and what to do after the referral as well. We also offer Safeguarding Children courses specifically for those working in the health and education industries (teachers, lecturers, governors or clinical or non-clinical staff in healthcare settings) that are in tune with their daily routines and perspectives.
The rest of our 36 courses surrounding safeguarding children offer insight into more specific cases and issues children commonly faced by children, such as internet safety, bullying (on and offline) and eating disorders. These courses provide a deeper look into these issues, and how to help children through the day-to-day issues they tend to deal with. As the parents, carers and household members of young individuals, there’s a lot of information about children’s lives that we’re not necessarily aware of or that we think about. In just 30 minutes, you’ll have a better idea of how to tackle these risks and issues and talk through them with children in an effective manner.
A few of our courses also offer insight into more specific cases, for those who have been through traumatic events such as human trafficking and modern day slavery, honour based violence and forced marriage, female genital mutilation, or different forms or abuse (sexual, domestic, etc.). These courses provide a deeper look into these issues, and how to help a child to cope or move forward in a meaningful way. They’re designed for those working closely with children as well as for their caretakers.