Our Child protection in schools online training course will give you and your staff a better understanding of how to recognise, respond to, report and record concerns about a child or young person.
Child protection in schools will help you to understand your role and responsibilities in protecting children and young people in schools or colleges from abuse or harm. The course is for all teaching staff, teaching assistants, governors, support staff or volunteers who come into contact with children and young people in schools or colleges.
- Introduction (20 min)
- Module 1: Recognise Possible Abuse (50 min)
- Module 2: Respond Appropriately (40 min)
- Module 3: Report Your Concerns (30 min)
- Module 4: Record Your Observations (20 min)
- Module 5: Preventing Abuse (20 min)
Our courses should run in most web browsers, though we recommend that you use Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, or Firefox.
Our courses are compatible with most tablet devices. However the NSPCC does not provide full technical support for tablet users.
Before beginning your course, we recommend installing the latest version of your web browser.
Videos in our courses are displayed using a web browser’s own video player, therefore video control functions will differ depending on the browser used. If you experience problems with the videos then we recommend you try taking the course in a different browser.
Having trouble? Try:
- updating your web browser
- turning off your pop-up blocker
- clearing your cache
- accepting our cookies
- turning off private browsing
- Permitting video through your firewall (for organisations)
Duration: It should take you about 3 hours to complete the course.
You will have access to the course for one year following purchase. You can take it as many times as you like in that time.
Certificate of achievement: Once you've successfully completed this course you can download a personalised certificate of achievement.