Appropriate Adult Training for Schools and Academies

Appropriate Adult Training for Schools and Academies

What is covered in this training?

  • What is an Appropriate Adult?
  • What is the overall aim of an Appropriate Adult?
  • In practice, what is the Appropriate Adult’s role?
    1. Advising, supporting and assisting the vulnerable suspect
    2. Observing and informing if rights are breached
    3. Assisting the vulnerable suspect with communication
    4. Protecting the rights of the vulnerable suspect
  • The steps schools need to take when involving the police in pupil searches
  • Less invasive search methods
  • Strip searches
  • Intimate Searches (as per PACE Code C regulations)
  • Recording
  • Governance
  • Senior leaders
  • DSLs
  • DMHLs
  • Any other staff who may be designated to undertake the role

The Admin dashboard

Our system requires no complicated setup. From the Admin Dashboard simply copy and send an invitation email to your staff with the login details for your school or academy. Once your staff commence training, all progress, results and CPD certificates are presented in the Admin Dashboard as evidence of training.

The Training site

Staff complete a course via any PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet. Each course is made up of an engaging multimedia presentation created using 3D animation, comprehensive course notes and a fully tracked multiple-choice assessment. On completion, staff can view and print their CPD accredited certificate.

All courses are kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements.

Time to complete course

Approximately 30 minutes

Course Video duration

23 minutes

CPD points

  • Provides a training audit trail to evidence compliance with statutory requirements on inspection
  • Stores CPD certificates for future access
  • Fully CPD accredited

Includes access to selected Safeguarding Webinars.

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Pricing and how to buy

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