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Keeping learners safe training module

Welsh Government safeguarding in education statutory guidance Keeping learners safe was published in January 2015. The guidance outlines the statutory duties placed on schools, FE colleges and education services and enables them to:

  • create and maintain a safe learning environment for children and young people
  • identify where there are child welfare concerns and taking action to address them, where appropriate, in partnership with other agencies
  • develop children’s understanding, awareness and resilience through the curriculum.

Through stakeholder engagement, the Welsh Government identified a clear need for consistent safeguarding learning and development tools. The favoured approach was through the development of e-modules that would align with Keeping learners safe.

The modules are for all staff within an educational setting and comprise of:

As the modules are made available by accessing the PLAYLIST (the third link on each of the modules), the user does not require a Hwb login.

Welsh Government are keen to hear your views on these modules. If you have any comments please contact Shelley.Hughes18@Wales.GSI.Gov.UK