Virtual College Safeguarding Training

Access 58 free online safeguarding courses worth over £1000!

Childcare.co.uk gold members now get FREE access to Virtual College's Safeguarding Children e-Academy.

The Safeguarding Children e-Academy gives access to 58 online courses relating to all aspects of safeguarding children.

The Courses

1.       Introduction to Safeguarding

2.       Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Foundation

3.       Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Core

4.       Think Safe, Be Safe, Stay Safe

5.       An Introduction to Telecare and Telehealth

6.       Basic Awareness of Domestic Abuse including the impact on children

7.       Child Accident Prevention

8.       Children’s and Young People’s Development in Health and Social Care Settings

9.       Common Core of Skills and Knowledge

10.   Communication in Health and Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings

11.   Collaborative Working: A Whole Family Approach

12.   Cultural Awareness in Safeguarding

13.   Dementia Awareness

14.   Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

15.   Dignity in Care

16.   Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings

17.   Early Child Development – Foundation

18.   Equality and inclusion in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings

19.   E-Safety – Guidance for Practitioners

20.   Falls and Fractures Prevention in Older People

21.   Hate Crime

22.   Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Settings

23.   Hidden Harm – The effect of Parental Drug and Alcohol Misuse on Children

24.   Information Sharing Level 2

25.   Integrated Working: Information sharing for the lead professional

26.   Medication Awareness

27.   Mental Capacity Act

28.   Moving and Handling Objects and People

29.   Parental Mental Health

30.   Person Centred Approaches in Adult Social Care Settings

31.   Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings

32.   Risk Taking Behaviour

33.   Runaways

34.   Safe Sleeping for Babies – Reducing the risk of SIDS

35.   Safeguarding Adults at Risk

36.   Safeguarding and Leadership

37.   Safeguarding Children and Young People from Abuse by Sexual Exploitation

38.   Safeguarding Children Refresher Training

39.   Safeguarding Children with Disabilities

40.   Safeguarding Everyone – Protecting Children, Young People and Adults at Risk

41.   Safer Recruitment

42.   Safer Working Practices

43.   Self-Care

44.   Strategic Managers in Integrated Working

45.   Supervision and Appraisal in Early Years Settings

46.   Teenage Pregnancy

47.   The Management of Urinary Catheterisation for Adults

48.   The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker

49.   Tissue Viability

50.   Urinary Incontinence

51.   Wellbeing in Sexual Health

52.   Working with Children with Disabilities

53.   Understanding Pathways to Extremism and the Prevent Programme

54.   Trafficking, Exploitation and Modern Slavery

55.   Self-Harm and Suicidal Thoughts

56. Basic Awareness of the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Adults

57. Child Poverty

58. Self Neglect

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