Online Learning

The SAFE Project e-learning

SAFE e-learning courses aim to enhance the knowledge and skills of professionals and family-based carers (foster carers and kinship carers) who provide care and support to unaccompanied and separated children in Europe.

SAFE e-learning courses are developed to address the learning needs of:

  • Family-based carers (commonly referred as foster carers and kinship carers): those who look after unaccompanied and separated children as their primary carers.
  • Care professionals: those who work with unaccompanied and separated children, such as social workers, childcare/youth workers, psychologists, law practitioners, non-profit organisation professionals/volunteers etc..
  • Additionally, SAFE e-learning courses maybe useful for a wide range of professionals and individuals who wish to enhance their knowledge on the issues related to unaccompanied and separated children in Europe.

Home Office Prevent e-learning

This e-learning has been developed by HM Government following consultation with a range of individuals and organisations. It has benefitted from the feedback of teachers, local authority officials, community-based groups, youth workers and many others.

This is free training that offers an introduction to the Prevent duty, and explains how it aims to safeguard vulnerable people from being radicalised to supporting terrorism or becoming terrorists themselves.


NSPCC Learning

The NSPCC has launched NSPCC Learning, a website with the latest child protection and safeguarding news, information and training. The website brings together information and resources for professionals working in safeguarding and child protection in one central point including: the latest research, child protection statistics, leaflets, practical guidance, briefings and evaluations; and information on key topics including resources to keep children safe in schools and colleges.

There is a cost to their online training.


Research in Practice Podcasts

Research In Practice have published a series of free Podcasts aimed at anyone working within social care, or people who have an interest in prevalent issues for the sector. The resource offers individuals a flexible and accessible way of learning. Each episode will explore a different topic related to the key themes outlined in their Delivery Programme.