Safeguarding in a Digital World & Online Safety

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With remote learning an essential part of today’s curriculum, ensure you maintain privacy, safeguard pupils and staff, and keep your systems secure.

Course Outline

With schools offering a combination of digital education, interactive online learning and traditional classroom based teaching, this course is designed to cover securing your systems and safeguarding your pupils and staff in the online classroom.

Course Description

Online or offline the whole school approach to safeguarding should still apply. This course helps you ensure your online tuition follows best practice and staff obligations to report are clear and effective in the world of remote teaching and learning.

The course will cover the need to support the safeguarding of pupils via a combination of:

  • Training – Train staff to use any online systems securely, effectively and ensure reporting mechanisms for concerns are clear.
  • Policy – Do you have correct and current policies? From Acceptable Use, Bring Your Own Device, IT Security and Data Protection, know what you need to have in place.
  • Systems – With a wealth of online services that enable online video and audio communication, know how to choose and secure your new virtual classroom.
  • Technology – What technology will be required for everyone to participate, how do you secure the system and ensure everyone has the access they need?
  • Reporting – using online safeguarding reporting mechanisms effectively.

Our online safety experts have significant experience in the education sector and can support you in meeting Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) requirements and ensuring you meet the need to safeguard pupils and staff online.

Staff will feel confident in their choice of platform supported by robust school policies and empowered by clear guidance and appropriate training.

Course Audience

Headteachers, DSLs and Remote Learning Leads

Course Dates

Weds 30th March 2022 15:30 – 16:45  Click here to book via Eventbrite

Book this course

To book your place on our Safeguarding in a Digital World & Online Safety course click the link(s) below.

Weds 30th March 2022 15:30 – 16:45  Click here to book via Eventbrite

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