Online Safety Training: Tips for Teachers

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When it comes to online safety training, if you’re feeling frustrated with how quickly online trends appear and pose new risks to your students, we’ve got some handy tips for teachers to set you on the right track. With the release of every new app, trend, or game, online safety training becomes even more important……

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Online Safety Training: What do I need to know?

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Ofsted have been inspecting online safety in their review of schools’ safeguarding arrangements since 2012, so it’s absolutely necessary for you to have an online safety training certificate if you work in education, no matter what your role is. What is online safety training? An online safety training course like our verifiable e-Safety Training or…

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Are you following these 3 important online safety rules?

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Over the past 10 years, the internet has developed to such an extent that some parents and carers feel their knowledge of how to make laptops, smartphones, tablets and even games consoles safe for their children is just not good enough anymore. If you feel this way, we don’t blame you. Apps get updated on…

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Safeguarding Children from Fake News

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There can be no doubt that the amount of fake news, the language of propaganda, the selective use of statistics and what can only be called actual lies, are a problem for education professionals. Every part of the education chain is facing the same core issue: ensuring that learners are equipped to critically evaluate the…

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Easter Opening Hours

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Here at the Child Protection Company, our office phone lines are open every weekday from 9am to 5.30pm and our small, friendly team of staff are available to answer any queries you might have. However, please note that our lines will be closed for Bank Holidays, which means we will be taking a longer break…

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4 Simple Online Safety Tips for Children

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  The internet can be a wonderful place for children to learn and socialise, but it’s important to keep in mind that the internet is a place made by adults for adults and it has the ability to pose great risk to children who have not been educated on how to navigate it safely. These…

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Safer Internet Day 2018

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You’ve probably already seen the news on social media…today is Safer Internet Day 2018! You can spread the word by using the hashtag #SID2018 on all your social media posts today, and join in the global conversation to help inspire a safer internet. Safer Internet Day is a global celebration coordinated by the UK Safer…

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A safeguarding training solution for UK schools

Safeguarding in Education training

Having an up-to-date child protection training certificate is not only necessary to ensure that your knowledge of policies and procedures is accurate, but it is a requirement in order for your school to get top marks in its next Ofsted, Estyn, or ISI inspection. As a member of school staff, you will already have some…

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Is your safeguarding training certificate up-to-date for 2018?

If you can’t remember the last time you took a safeguarding training course, whether it was online or a face-to-face session, it’s highly likely you’re in need of an update. Most safeguarding training certificates expire after 1, 2, or 3 years (depending on factors including the sector you work in, the responsibilities of your job…

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Periscope: A Child Protection Issue?

Live video streaming via an app known as Periscope, which is owned by social media giant Twitter, is very much the “in” thing at the moment. As the availability of internet software capable of live streaming increases, more and more people are using video in this way. It sounds fun. You can broadcast from a…

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