Teach Secondary had five categories at the heart of secondary teaching and learning – curriculum impact, assessment, safeguarding, SEND and CPD – and compiled a shortlist of 30 finalists; six per category.
£50 exc. VAT
About the Course
Duration: 47 mins (approx)
Schools and colleges have a legal responsibility to protect their students from sexual abuse, such as sexual violence and sexual harassment. All staff must stay up to date with the latest safeguarding training to ensure they are compliant with their legal duties. Schools must also implement relevant policies and procedures so that staff can effectively respond to reported incidences whilst complying with statutory guidance.
Our Essential CPD course in sexual violence and sexual harassment provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure you are complying with your legal responsibilities to safeguard your students against sexual abuse. Delivered in high-quality video CPD format that has been skilfully organised for busy workloads and is accessible on any device, anytime, anywhere, our training has been designed to provide maximum learning potential in the leanest, most cost effective and most time-efficient manner.
Developed by safeguarding expert and senior leadership education professional, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into four easy-to-digest modules and contains links to further learning, resources, and case studies throughout, with an assessment test to help you evidence your compliance.
This course is designed in line with the following policies:
Module1: What is Meant by Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment?
Module one explains the definitions of sexual violence and sexual harassment. It is in this module you will explore the key differences between the two, the legislation surrounding them, and the data demonstrating the issue in schools.
Module 2: What is the Legislation and Guidance?
Module two covers what your legal duties are in order to prevent and manage reports of sexual violence and sexual harassment in your school. It will also explain your duties around contextual safeguarding.
Module 3: How to Respond to Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment
Module three demonstrates how you must respond to reports of sexual abuse in your school, drawing on case studies to provide evidence and further explanations. It also explores the dangers of sexting.
Module 4: How to Offer Support and Create a Safe Environment
Module four explores your safeguarding duties, the implementation of successful preventative strategies, and best practices for educating your students on keeping themselves safe.
The ultimate responsibility and accountability for data protection compliance sits with governors and trustees. They should have specific knowledge of data protection relevant to their role to ensure compliance with legislation and the ability to respond to any changes, working closely with the Data Protection Officer (DPO). If your school is found to breach GDPR rules, you may face a hefty fine and a visit from the Information Commissioner’s Office.
Senior leaders should be sufficiently aware of the content of GDPR and the Data Protection Act in order to ensure schools have the right things in place to be compliant. As per the Data Protection Act 2018, it is your legal duty to protect the personal data of your students, staff, and visitors. Any establishment that collects personal data (e.g. names, addresses, dates of births, etc) has a legal responsibility to ensure that information is gathered, processed, and stored securely. If your school is found to breach GDPR rules, you may face a hefty fine and a visit from the Information Commissioner’s Office.
Data influencers work with data on a daily basis and either create, store, enter, or decide when data will be processed. In addition to general awareness, you should have an additional level of training specific to your role in processing and handling data. As per the Data Protection Act 2018, it is your legal duty to protect the personal data of your students, staff, and visitors. If your school is found to breach GDPR rules, you may face a hefty fine and a visit from the Information Commissioner’s Office.
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You will receive a recording of the Course whether your were able to attend or not.
You will receive any supporting materials or resources mentioned in the Course.
During checkout we will collect the contact details for your school’s finance manager.
You will receive a second email confirming your login details.
Webinars become available after their specified time and date.