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Our range of e-learning courses

E-learning is a quick and flexible way to learn. Our courses are expertly designed to support you in learning about all aspects of safeguarding children.

Throughout 2014 we will be launching a new range of e-learning courses including courses on child protection in sport and education. Each of our courses is grounded in the latest research, theory and practice as well as drawing on our specialist experience.

Find out more about our courses below and keep up-to-date with new online training from the NSPCC by registering your interest.

Child protection in sport

Child protection in sport - NEW!

A four-module course to help staff and volunteers involved in sport with children and young people to:

  • recognise possible abuse
  • respond appropriately
  • report concerns
  • record observations.

Find out more about Child protection in sport

Child protection: an introduction

Child protection: an introduction

A four-module course for any professional coming into contact with children or families covering:

  • recognising possible abuse
  • responding appropriately
  • reporting concerns
  • recording your observations

This course enables users to develop or refresh their awareness and understanding of safeguarding and child protection.

Find out more about Child protection: an introduction

Keeping Children Safe Online

A six-module course to help you understand:

  • how children use the internet, mobile and digital technologies
  • the issues that young people face online
  • the challenges to protecting and educating children and young people about online safety.

The course will help you to review your organisation's provision and awareness of online safety and signpost you to further help, support and advice.

Launched in September 2013, Keeping Children Safe Online has received a 99% approval rating from over 426 users.

Find out more about Keeping Children Safe Online

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Safer recruitment in education

Available later in 2014.

A five-module course to ensure those involved in recruiting staff and volunteers take all possible steps to safeguard and protect children and young people at their school, academy or college.

Find out more about Safer recruitment in education

Child protection in schools

Available from September 2014.

A four-module course that enables staff working in education settings to develop or refresh their awareness and understanding of safeguarding and child protection in schools and colleges.

Register your interest

NSPCC EduCare courses

For the last few years the NSPCC has partnered with EduCare to provide e-learning courses to individuals and organisations, which have contributed to keeping hundreds and thousands of children safe. This partnership has now come to an end and we will be offering NSPCC e-learning courses.

Joint NSPCC EduCare courses are no longer available to any new users. If you are already signed up for one of these courses, it will be available for you to complete until the 26 March 2015.

Frequently asked questions about NSPCC online training

For information on payment and technical requirements please see our FAQs page.

Contact NSPCC training for more information about any of our training courses or resources