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Safeguarding in the “metaverse”

Online

Course outline: The metaverse and web 3 technologies help children explore opportunities for immersive education and recreation.  But what of safeguarding? Do those who have particular roles with children and their families and have responsibilities for safeguarding really feel confident that they have the knowledge and understanding of the emerging benefits and safeguarding risks that...

Conducting safeguarding incident reviews

Online

Course outline: This webinar provides a brief overview of the safeguarding review process.  It highlights some key areas for consideration when developing systems and processes in preparation to conduct or commission a range of safeguarding reviews.  Delegates will feel more prepared to identify and deliver the most appropriate level of incident review and disseminate learning....

Managing volunteers: supporting their understanding of safeguarding requirements and safer recruitment

Online

Course outline: Does your organisation include volunteers? Do they work with children, young people or adults with care and support needs? There are many aspects to recruiting and managing a volunteer workforce and supporting their understanding of safeguarding requirements and safer recruitment is a key compliance requirement. Training topics will include: This webinar is delivered...

Neurodiversity and safeguarding

Online

Course outline: Our understanding of neurodiversity is developing, and in acceptance has been most recently driven by the self-disclosure of many high-profile persons who share their narratives of vulnerability and resilience in relation to their neurodiverse traits. This webinar explores what neurodiversity is, debates the deficit vs. superpower discourse, and explicitly explores safeguarding and vulnerability...

Introduction to Restorative Justice and Restorative Practice

Online

Course outline: Safeguarding practice with adults and children involves exceptional communication, no more so than working with conflict and harm.  This webinar introduces some key elements of restorative approaches, restorative practice, mediation and restorative justice.  A great introduction to get you thinking about how restorative approaches may support those difficult conversations with and between children,...

Introduction to safeguarding

Online

Course outline: Updated for Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2023. A certificate of attendance is available. This training is a vital safeguarding refresher for those working with children but who are not themselves the Designated Safeguarding Lead. This course has been updated to include amendments to new statutory guidance, standards and lessons learned from...

Intervention Plans that Build Resilience

Online

Course outline: Strengths-based planning is recognised good practice. But how often do teams focus on deficits, or areas that need `fixing’ to the detriment of including strengths-based activities that contribute to reducing risk. In this webinar our speaker describes their front-line intervention work with children and explores how strengths-based planning and intervention strategies have created...

Delivering safeguarding updates and briefings

Online

Course outline: Delivering safeguarding updates and briefings is a key area of responsibility for safeguarding leads and designated safeguarding leads.  Are you stuck with the same routine updates in your setting? This webinar focuses on a range of briefing ideas and methods which we hope will refresh, inspire and encourage you to get creative and...

Working with Governors, Board members and Trustees to improve safeguarding compliance

Online

Course outline: Guidance for safeguarding continues to strengthen expectations that governors, trustees and board members have enough knowledge and understanding of safeguarding to provide effective oversight and scrutiny.  Safeguarding leaders provide technical expertise to support scrutineers of their work.  This webinar explores some key issues in this working relationship and uses a framework for oversight...

Updating safeguarding and Code of Conduct policy and procedure

Online

Course outline: This webinar considers some key principles and practices around updating safeguarding and code of conduct policies. How to use a range of data to inform the update process and articulate the rationale for specific update with regard to governance, regulatory inspection.  It will consider how to work with colleagues using policy and procedure...

Adolescent development and risk-taking behaviours

Online

  Course outline This webinar will consider risk taking behaviours in adolescents, including why they take risks, and what forms these risk taking behaviours can take. This webinar is suitable for anyone who works with children and young people and will increase understanding of teenage development and how to look past behaviour at what might...