Free Training for Parents
Through our involvement with the Stay Safe Partnership and other organisations, we sometimes become aware of free training that can be accessed by parents.
Any current training available will be listed here.
Self Harm Online Training from the Lincolnshire Safeguarding Children Board
Free e learning for parents and teachers on Self Harm by Virtual College
With 60% of parents reporting they feel uncomfortable discussing self-harm with their children, thousands of children could be suffering in silence.
To help parents, Virtual College have launched a free online course that provides information on how to sensitively talk to your children about self-harm and tactics for increasing mental resilience.
Please click the link below if you are interested in this course.
Child Sexual Exploitation
Child Sexual Exploitation Training
Keep them safe is a free online learning tool from Pace and Virtual College which has been accessed by more than 29,000 parents and professionals (as of March 2016). The course is aimed at parents, and provides a valuable source of information to:
- find out more about child sexual exploitation
- learn the signs and indicators of when a child might be being exploited
- understand the impact child sexual exploitation can have on families
- know what to do if you suspect a child might be at risk of this abuse.
The course takes approximately 20-30 minutes to complete and can be done anonymously if wished.