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National Online Safety

We work with leading experts in education and online safety to create our training and resources.

We collaborate with leading experts, education institutions and charities to create the highest quality online safety training available.

Aatif Sulleyman
Technology

Aatif Sulleyman

Experienced technology journalist and current Digital News and Features Editor at Trusted Reviews, who has written for a broad range of publications.
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Adrienne Katz
Online Bullying

Adrienne Katz

Award-winning cyberbullying expert with extensive experience in online safety training for schools.
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Aggi Doughty
- Teacher (UK Schools)

Aggi Doughty

Highly experienced careers consultant who has worked across a range of educational settings.
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Alan Martin
Technology

Alan Martin

Experienced technology journalist and former acting editor who has written for a number of major publications including WIRED, TechRader, Stuff and PC Pro.
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Alex Wright
Social Media

Alex Wright

Alex Wright is a former Facebook employee and social media expert with over 15 years’ experience working in digital media.
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Amelia Jenkinson
Online Relationships

Amelia Jenkinson

CEO and co-founder of award-winning RSE organisation, Sexplain.
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Andy Robertson
Gaming

Andy Robertson

Freelance family technology expert for the BBC. He runs the Family Gamer TV YouTube channel and contributes to a range of national media on the topic of video-games and family.
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Anna Bateman
Mental Health

Anna Bateman

Subject matter expert on mental health & wellbeing, who works in an advisory role for the DfE.
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Barry Collins
Technology

Barry Collins

Experienced IT journalist and technology expert who has written for various major UK publications.
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Carly Page
Technology

Carly Page

Experienced technology journalist, editor and consultant who writes for Tes, Forbes, WIRED and TechRadar.
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Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner

Senior Online Safety Consultant
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Christina Leath
- Designated Safeguarding Lead (UK Schools)

Christina Leath

Experienced Head of Safeguarding and subject matter expert on safeguarding children.
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Claire Woffenden
Technology

Claire Woffenden

Highly experienced technology journalist with over 20 years' experience specialising in consumer technology, including apps, websites, home computing and digital devices.
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Craig Pinkney
Social Media

Craig Pinkney

Criminologist, Urban Youth Specialist, Lecturer and leading UK specialist in responding to gangs and serious youth violence, including knife crime.
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Darren Finch
Other Courses

Darren Finch

Highly qualified serving member of the UK Fire Service with over 20 years’ senior level experience.
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David Ludlow
Technology

David Ludlow

Technology Journalist with Over 20 Years' Experience in publishing, writing reviews and tutorials on smart home, home appliance and consumer technology.
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Diana Blanchard
- Teacher (UK Schools)

Diana Blanchard

Senior secondary school leader with over 15 years' experience in education, who helped to develop NOS KS3 and KS4 Lesson Resources in line with DfE recommended guidance.
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Emma Davis
Technology

Emma Davis

Cyber security expert and former ICT teacher with extensive knowledge and experience of managing how children access services and apps online.
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Fay Morris
Privacy & Security

Fay Morris

Online Safety Consultant with over 12 years' experience who co-created the Home Office guide for Teachers and other professionals to help young people understand online safety and bullying
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Heather Cardwell
- Designated Safeguarding Lead (UK Schools)

Heather Cardwell

Senior leader and practising Online Safety Lead with extensive experience of implementing successful online safety policy in schools.
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James Whelan
Other Courses

James Whelan

Chartered health and safety expert with extensive experience of delivering workplace training.
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Jodie Cook
Social Media

Jodie Cook

Social media expert and founder of JC Social Media, an award-winning team of social media managers and trainers.
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John E Dunn
Privacy & Security

John E Dunn

Hugely accomplished cybersecurity expert and co-founder of Techworld who has featured on BBC TV/radio and edited/written for Which Computing and Naked Security.
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John Insley
- Designated Safeguarding Lead (UK Schools)

John Insley

Senior Leader, practising e-Safety Lead and Head of IT and Computing with over 10 years’ teaching experience in secondary schools.
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John Rees
Online Relationships

John Rees

RSHE subject matter expert with over 25 years educational leadership experience
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Jonathan Taylor
Social Media

Jonathan Taylor

International online safety, social media and online grooming expert who previously worked as a Covert Internet Investigator with the Metropolitan Police for over 10 years.
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Karen Pilling
- SENDCo (UK Schools)

Karen Pilling

SEND expert and acting Deputy Head with an extensive background leading on SEN training in schools.
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Lorna Ponambalum
- Designated Safeguarding Lead (UK Schools)

Lorna Ponambalum

Senior leader and safeguarding consultant with over 15 years’ experience as a DSL in education.
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Maggie Parker
Mental Health

Maggie Parker

Chair of a Multi-Academy Trust and highly experienced educator supporting schools on SEND and working closely with the DfE.
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Mark Foster
Gaming

Mark Foster

Writer, presenter and current gaming editor for GAMINGbible, one of the biggest gaming news sites in the world.
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Mike Kenward
Gaming

Mike Kenward

Development Director at GamCare, operators of the National Gambling Helpline and the leading provider of information, advice and support for problem gambling.
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National Online Safety

National Online Safety

At National Online Safety, our mission is to make the internet a safer place for children by equipping school staff, parents and children with the knowledge they need to understand online dangers.
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Olly Lewis
Other Courses

Olly Lewis

Award-winning educator with 10+ years middle and senior leadership experience across various roles.
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Parven Kaur
Social Media

Parven Kaur

Social media expert and digital media consultant with extensive experience of working to improve digital literacy for parents and children.
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Pete Badh

Pete Badh

Experienced Content and Engagement Lead with over 10 years experience in research and analysis, working for both public sector and private sector organisations.
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Rebecca Jennings
School Webinars

Rebecca Jennings

Experienced author, trainer and broadcaster, specialising in age- and stage-appropriate relationship and sex education.
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Robin Watts
Online Relationships

Robin Watts

International safeguarding expert and education consultant who has worked with schools worldwide.
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Samantha Kendall
Other Courses

Samantha Kendall

Highly qualified First Aider and Emergency Medical Technician with extensive front line experience.
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Steve Watts
Gaming

Steve Watts

founder of independent gambling charity GamFam and an experienced senior education professional.
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Tim Bridger
Privacy & Security

Tim Bridger

Senior Manager with 15 years’ experience in data and information governance, in various roles across the public and charitable sector.
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Vanessa Westhead
- Teacher (UK Schools)

Vanessa Westhead

Former primary school teacher with significant experience of creating and designing lesson plans for classroom-based environments.
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