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E-learning

East Riding Safeguarding Children Board (ERSCB) has signed up to an innovative way of safeguarding children training via the internet, to enhance the learning opportunities for those individuals and organisations who come into contact with children, young people and their parents or caregivers.  The training is hosted by the Virtual College one of the Uk's Leading E learning providers.

ERSCB E-learning courses available

 

FREE external E-learning courses can be accessed below:

PACE Child Sexual Exploitation Keep them safe: an interactive tool for parents (external website)

PACE, in partnership with Virtual College, has launched an interactive online information package for parents on the signs of child sexual exploitation. This course teaches the learner what child sexual exploitation is, how to spot the signs and who to report concerns to.

'In Your Hands' E-learning course on child trafficking (external website)   

This is a free resource which is appropriate for all professionals who may work with children who may have been trafficked. This course provides you with an awareness of the main issues around victim identification and what steps to take to provide support to a child victim of trafficking.

Female Genital Mutilation E-learning (FGM) (external website) 

Recognising and Preventing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) (External Website)

The Home Office has launched free online training packages dealing with Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) developed with the Virtual College. The training gives teachers, police, social workers, health workers, boarder force and others the training they need to help them identify and assist girls who are at risk of FGM

Awareness of Forced Marriage E-Learning (external website)

This course has been developed with the Forced Marriage Unit of the Foreign Office and aims to raise awareness, challenge perceptions and inform you of the correct actions to take should you suspect someone is as risk.

Further information about the ERSCB e-learning is detailed below:

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Benefits of E-learning

The introduction of E Learning can bring a number of benefits including:

  • A flexible delivery route with learning taking place at a pace, place and time to suit the learner
  • Delivery of a high quality and consistent message to learners
  • Engagement and retention of learners
  • The creation of  a cost effectively delivery model

To access this existing and innovative way of training please complete the E Learning application form by clicking on the link below. Please allow 7 working days for application forms to be process.

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