30 min

Online Child Safety and Protection Training Course

Delegate everyone to address and prevent child abuse within your business with this quick 30-minute online training course and make your organisation child-safe.

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Legally Endorsed Child Safety and Protection
Online Training Course

Australia & New Zealand

Everyone has a duty to ensure that children grow up in environments that foster confidence, friendship, security, and happiness, regardless of their family circumstances or background.

Did you know?

  • Protecting children needs a vigilant, informed community ready to act decisively.
  • Prompt and effective intervention is crucial for children and young people at risk of abuse.
  • Protecting children and young people is a shared responsibility involving everyone.

Child Safety and Protection Course Overview

This online course on child safety and youth protection explains what child safety entails, offers practical insights into the national principles for child-safe organisations, and demonstrates how to comply with these principles. It also provides strategies for preventing child neglect and abuse while encouraging everyone to contribute to creating a child-safe organisation.

This legally compliant child safety and youth protection course is continuously updated to adhere to the laws in all Australian states and territories. Developed in partnership with Child Safeguard, it is regularly revised to ensure alignment with the latest legislation across different regions of Australia.

Target audience

This training on child safety and protecting young people is for everyone, like employees, contractors, and volunteers alike. However, we’ve specifically designed it to help New Zealand and Australian businesses to build child-safe organisation.

Topics covered

  • Child safety: Ensuring the safety and protection of children.
  • Principles for Child-safe organisations
  • Mandatory reporting obligations to report instances of child abuse.
  • Preventing neglect of children and child abuse.
  • Contributing to a child-safe organisation.

Learner experience

This child safety and young people protection course is user-friendly and accessible for individual enrolment through Sentrient On-demand or integration into existing learning management systems. Participants will engage in case studies and interactive activities to reinforce their understanding of child safety principles, fulfil the duty of care responsibilities, and prevent child neglect and abuse. After completing the course, learners will take a brief online assessment and make a declaration emphasising everyone's commitment to fostering a child-safe environment.

Learning outcomes

By the conclusion of this child safety and protection of young people course, your employees, contractors, and volunteers will gain enhanced comprehension in the following areas:

  • Different types and kinds of child abuse.
  • The ten principles for Child Safe Organisations nationwide.
  • Requirements for mandatory reporting.
  • Responsibilities regarding Duty of Care.
  • Additional legal obligations for ensuring child safety.
  • Advantages of a Child Safe Organisation.

Business outcomes

Upon completion of this online child safety and protection of young people awareness course, you will reap the following benefits:

  • Raise awareness regarding child safety and the protection of young people.
  • Encourage an understanding of the principles guiding child-safe organisations.
  • Fulfil duty of care obligations and comply with child-safe organisational principles.
  • Equip individuals to prevent and address child neglect and abuse effectively.
  • Develop a child-safe culture ingrained in everyday thinking and actions.
  • Establish and maintain a child-safe organisational environment.

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