E-Safety Training for Schools and Academies

E-Safety Training for Schools and Academies

There can be no doubt e-Safety, particularly online safety, is a key safeguarding topic and as technology develops, should be regularly updated.

Brand new for September 2023, this course includes safeguarding content on new requirements and emerging themes e.g. patterning, filtering and monitoring, etc.

What is covered in this course?

Introduction
  • What is E-Safety?
  • Key Legislation
Understanding Harmful Content
  • Sexual content;
  • Violent or distressing content, including:
    • Online hate content
    • Harmful online challenges and hoaxes
  • Value-based content, including:
    • Terror and extremist content
    • Radicalisation online
  • Biased content, including:
    • Self-harm and suicide
    • Eating disorder content
    • Edited content
    • Misinformation and disinformation
  • How to support and educate children and young people having viewed 'harmful' content
Harmful online behaviours which place children & young people at risk
  • Cyberbullying
  • Trolling
  • Sexual content including:
    • Pornography
    • Sexting
    • Nude and semi-nude image sharing
    • Sexual abuse and exploitation
  • Online Grooming
The Use of Technology & Risk including
  • An introduction to what children and young people like to do online and the technology they use
  • Social media (pupils & staff)
  • Online gaming
  • Livestreaming
  • Patterning
  • Digital footprints
The Dark Web
  • Risks to children and young people
Cyber security & Cyber-attacks
  • Cyber security
  • Cyber-attacks
Policy and Roles
  • Internet Use Policy and Acceptable Use Agreements
  • Roles and responsibilities in reducing the risk of online abuse

Our training is applicable to the following educational settings: Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

To fulfil the latest HM Government statutory guidance, training is advised for the following roles:

  • All existing staff – Teachers, LSAs, HLTAs, TAs, Support Staff
  • All new recruits in roles named above as part of the induction process
  • Named governors / trustees for safeguarding & child protection
  • Volunteers

The Admin dashboard

https://admin.ssslearning.co.uk

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

https://training.ssslearning.co.uk

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 2 hours, 10 minutes

Course Video duration

1 hour, 37 minutes

CPD points

2.5
  • 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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