Safeguarding Children is everyone’s responsibility and in order to assist you to do that a standardised induction and training pathway for those employed within the Education and Skills directorate is shown below.

There are two aspects to the training:

1. Minimum Training
- All staff
2. Enhanced Training - All those who have contact, including on the telephone with children and or families.

Your line manager has been asked to ensure that you undertake the training and will monitor your progress. Managers are also expected to discuss the content of the online training with staff and reinforce key points during team meetings/supervision.

To complete the minimum training start by reading the key documents and completing the online training outlined below.
 
For those that require enhanced training, the events you are required to complete are listed below, you will be contacted by email with available dates. 
 
Minimum Training - Reading
 
  Keeping Children Safe in Education 
All staff should read and understand part 1 of this document.
This document is updated every September, staff should update themselves accordingly.
  Children Missing Education
Statutory guidance for Local Authorities
  WSCC confidential reporting
  West Sussex Threshold Guidance Document
Help for practitioners working with children, young people and their families


Minimum Training - E-Learning

  Safeguarding Children - 60 Minute Online Module 
  Child Sexual Exploitation - 60 Minute Online Module 
  Prevent - 45 Minute Online Module
 
Enhanced Training - Face to Face Events
 
  Child Protection Awareness (one day event)
You will be contacted by email with available dates for this event.

  Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism (half day event)
This event can be booked via the L&D Gateway, available dates are below.

  Child Sexual Exploitation (half day event)
You will receive further communication about this event soon.
 
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Refresher - Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This one and a half hour webinar is for West Sussex County Council staff and partner agencies who have attended the Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism course in the past and require an update to ensure that they have a current and relevant understanding of the Prevent Agenda and what it means to professionals within West Sussex.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 31 January 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 31 January 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This 1 & 1/2 hour online webinar is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The seminar will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 1 February 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 1 February 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

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Open document list 3 attached documents
Refresher - Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This one and a half hour webinar is for West Sussex County Council staff and partner agencies who have attended the Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism course in the past and require an update to ensure that they have a current and relevant understanding of the Prevent Agenda and what it means to professionals within West Sussex.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 17 February 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 17 February 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Gamification and Online Safety
This year, Safer Internet Day 2022 will be celebrated on 8th February with the theme ‘All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online’. Safer Internet Day 2022 celebrates young people’s role in creating a safer internet, whether that is whilst gaming and creating content, or interacting with their friends and peers. This 2 hour webinar will explain how children can create more positive relationships online, through being mindful of their own online ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 21 February 202210:30 - 12:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 21 February 2022

10:30 - 12:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This 1 & 1/2 hour online webinar is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The seminar will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 24 February 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 24 February 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 3 attached documents
Refresher - Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This one and a half hour webinar is for West Sussex County Council staff and partner agencies who have attended the Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism course in the past and require an update to ensure that they have a current and relevant understanding of the Prevent Agenda and what it means to professionals within West Sussex.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 1 March 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 1 March 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This 1 & 1/2 hour online webinar is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The seminar will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 15 March 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 15 March 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 3 attached documents
Refresher - Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This one and a half hour webinar is for West Sussex County Council staff and partner agencies who have attended the Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism course in the past and require an update to ensure that they have a current and relevant understanding of the Prevent Agenda and what it means to professionals within West Sussex.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 25 March 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 25 March 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Refresher - Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This one and a half hour webinar is for West Sussex County Council staff and partner agencies who have attended the Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism course in the past and require an update to ensure that they have a current and relevant understanding of the Prevent Agenda and what it means to professionals within West Sussex.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 5 April 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 5 April 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 1 attached document
Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism
This 1 & 1/2 hour online webinar is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The seminar will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 11 April 202210:00 - 11:30Online LearningTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 11 April 2022

10:00 - 11:30

Online Learning

TBA


Open document list 2 attached documents

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