Staff Online Safety Training

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Staff Online Safety Training

A course designed for professionals working with children and young people to familiarize themselves with the current online safety landscape, covering technologies and the behaviours that develop around them. We will provide an overview of current trends and issues as well as outlining statutory obligations and signposting useful resources.

Recommended duration

90 minutes

What do we cover?

Training in online safety should be an essential part of your CPD programme for staff. We can work with you to include a particular focus or topic if necessary, to ensure the training is as valuable and effective for you as it can possibly be.
If you have experienced issues within managing digital footprints, for example, then we can target that alongside the other key messages of online safety.
Our staff training sessions are educational, interactive and current on all areas of online safety with a 94% return rate of schools after first bookings. So, what are you waiting for? Book a session for your staff and rest assured you will receive world class online safety training.

What else do you get?

  • Online safety, social media, and gaming checklists and guides
  • Resource materials from SWGfL projects including EVOLVE

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Multi Agency Online Safety Training

This course is ideally suited for Local Authorities and has been designed for all professionals working with children and young people.
This one-day, scenario-based course takes apart issues in online safety and illustrates how professionals can best deal with the digital age and issues in a common-sense, practical and robust way. The aim of this course is to empower professionals with knowledge and skills to identify and respond appropriately to online incidents. 

Recommended duration

Full day

What do we cover?

While we will educate you on the new and up-and-coming changes to legislation, apps, and trends in  which young people are participating, this session also offers you a refreshing and unique review of all of the essentials of online safety. With world class presenters, our training sessions will change the way you consider and think about your personal and professional approach to online safety.
The session will cover updates to regulations, availability of resources and helplines specifically dedicated to online safety, case studies, explanations of trends and apps, and deep dives on hot topics of the moment. And – of course – we will answer all of your questions and quandaries about the ever-changing digital landscape.

What else do you get?

  • Online safety, social media, and gaming checklists and guides
  • Resource materials from SWGfL projects including EVOLVE
     

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Free Online Safety Updates

Online Safety Live is the biggest online safety outreach programme in the UK for professionals working with children and young people. 

Delivered by SWGfL experts for the UK Safer Internet Centre, Online Safety Live offers a brief update to anyone working with children and young people and most importantly, they are free, local and short.

The events are suitable for the whole range of professionals in the children's workforce - teachers and school staff, Early Years and FE, police, youth workers, social workers, safeguarding professionals, sports coaches, healthcare professionals and many more. 

Recommended Duration

120 minutes

What do we cover?

An Online Safety Live event will cover a broad range of online safety topics, a briefing session in its truest sense. Giving you the very latest in legislation, research, technology and resources.

What else do you get?

At the end of the event all delegates receive access to an online resource area containing links to all the materials mentioned, signposting to sources of help and support as well as a live copy of the presentation itself. 

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