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Course name Keeping safe online and cyber exploitation
Course dates and times

Dates:

  • 8 September 2021
  • 8 December 2021

Time: 10.00am to 12.30pm

Course information

Delivered in a virtual classroom on MS Teams.

This course has been designed to participants with awareness and understanding of contexts, meanings and information to enable them to contribute to safeguarding children from bullying and abuse online.

Target group

All staff who may be in contact with children, young people and/or parents/carers who may become aware of possible abuse, neglect or cyber exploitation. Aimed at individuals and teams with a direct role in working with young people (individually or in a group setting).

Training level

All levels - additional awareness training.

Pre-Requisite learning

We recommend delegates have completed child protection training before attending this course.

Aims and objectives

  • Explore the potentials, opportunities, uses and risks of ICT.
  • Understand the legislation pertaining to ICT, including Data Protection Act for privacy, and the Sexual Offences Act 2003 designed to protect children from sexual exploitation on the Internet.
  • Explore the continuum for safeguarding children on the internet, including risk-taking behaviours and child abuse.
  • Identify tactics used by paedophiles and sexual predators on the Internet.
  • Explore the signs and symptoms of cyber-abuse.
Price

Free

Booking information

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Course evaluation

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