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What Parents Need to Know About Overwatch

  • Published 23rd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Overwatch, which is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment, the same company behind the likes of World of Warcraft and StarCraft.

What Parents Need to Know About The Deep Web & The Dark Web

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on The Deep Web & The Dark Web. The Deep Web refers to pages that are not indexed, while the Dark Web is part of the World Wide Web that is only accessible by installing and using special software.

What Parents Need to Know About Video Streaming Apps & Sites

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Video Streaming Apps & Sites, which allow people to share activities and hobbies with others in real time or watch their favourite films and TV shows online.

What Parents Need to Know About Online Hoaxes

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Online Hoaxes, which are fictional stories circulated online, frequently intended to shape people’s beliefs or opinions.

What Parents Need to Know About Gaming Streamers & Influencers

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Gaming Streamers & Influencers, streamers are people who stream themselves gaming, drawing, making things etc. for people to watch on the internet.

What Parents Need to Know About Streaming

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Streaming, which is a seamless way of watching or listening to all sorts of content such as TV shows, films, sports highlights and music, over an internet connection in ‘real time’, without having to download a file or store it on your device.

What Parents Need to Know About Remote Access & Remote Data Deletion

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Remote Access & Remote Data. Remote access, as the term suggests, refers to the ability to access a computer from a remote location. Remote data deletion is a security feature that allows a network administrator, for example, to send a command that deletes data on a computing device.

What Parents Need to Know About Location Tracking

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Location Tracking, which has always been a fundamental part of the way mobile phones work, the most basic element of which is the ability to triangulate a device’s position in relation to a mobile network’s radio masts.

What Parents Need to Know About Fitness Trackers

  • Published 22nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Fitness Trackers, a wrist-worn device that can measure your level of physical activity during the day.

What Parents Need to Know About Music Streaming Apps & Sites

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Music Streaming Apps & Sites, which allow people to listen to music on their devices, as well as giving users access to millions of songs and artists from around the world.

Annual Level 1 Online Safety Course for Parents & Carers (2020-21)

You will learn about each online danger, what the risks are around each danger, potential signs and what parents, carers and trusted adults can do to help ensure their children stay safe online.

What Parents Need to Know About Catfishing

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Catfishing, which is when someone creates a fake online profile to trick people into thinking they are somebody else; Catfishers make up life stories and use photographs of unsuspecting victims to create fake identities.

Annual Level 1 Certificate in Online Safety for Non-teaching Staff (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into five easy-to-digest modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L1 online safety.

What Parents Need to Know About Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), a privacy tool that is used to hide internet activity from prying eyes, subsequently creating a secure tunnel between your computer or phone and what's known as the endpoint.

What Parents Need to Know About Lifestyle Sites

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Lifestyle Sites, which are websites, apps and social media platforms that use underhand tricks to keep people hooked in and to sell products.

What Parents Need to Know About Voice Activated Searching

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Voice Activated Searching, which is a search tool that allows the user to use a voice command to search the internet, a website, or an app.

What Parents Need to Know About Gaming Disorder

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Gaming Disorder, a disorder where users are defined as having impaired control over gaming, increased priority given to gaming over other activities, and continuing to game despite the occurrences of negative consequences.

What Parents Need to Know About Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Sharing

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Sharing, the process of transferring digital content, such as electronic books, music, or video clips from one computer to another.

What Parents Need to Know About Screengrabs

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Screengrabs, a feature that phones, tablets and computers all have which allows you to instantly capture and save still images of the content that’s currently displayed on your screen.

What Parents Need to Know About Online Content: 10 Tips to Keep Your Children Safe Online

  • Published 16th September 2020

A free online safety guide providing parents and carers with advice and useful tips to help keep their children safe when accessing, viewing and engaging with content online.

Annual Level 2 Certificate in Online Safety for School Governors (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into six easy-to-digest modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L2 online safety.

Annual Level 2 Certificate in Online Safety for Teaching Staff (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into six easy-to-digest modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L2 online safety.

Annual Level 3 Certificate in Online Safety for SENDCos (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into seven easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L3 online safety.

Annual Level 3 Certificate in Online Safety for ICT Leads (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into seven easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L3 online safety.

Annual Level 3 Certificate in Online Safety for DSLs (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into eight easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in L3 online safety.

Level 1 Certificate in Safeguarding in Schools (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Christina Rodgers, the course has been divided into six easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with knowledge tests and assessments to help you evidence your safeguarding compliance.

Level 3 Certificate in Safeguarding for Designated Safeguarding Leads (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into nine easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with knowledge tests and assessments to help you evidence your safeguarding compliance.

Certificate in Cyber Security in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on cyber security provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the latest cyber security guideline.

Certificate in Data Protection & GDPR in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on data protection and GDPR provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with these policies.

Certificate in Safer Recruitment in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on Safer Recruitment provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your recruitment regulations.

An Introduction to Streaming

  • Available On Demand

Online streaming is a seamless way of watching or listening to all sorts of content such as TV shows, films, sports highlights, and music, over an internet connection, without having to download a file or store it on your device.

An Introduction to Social Media

  • Available On Demand

Social media is the term we give to websites and apps that allow us to connect with each other and share photos and comments. Today, social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram are used by billions of people every single day.

An Introduction to Privacy & Security

  • Available On Demand

Online privacy is about protecting your identify and personal information online. In the digital world, your data is highly valuable. It is often collected, sold, and analysed by big companies – including that of children.

An Introduction to Online Bullying

  • Available On Demand

Online bullying, or cyberbullying, describes bullying that is enabled by technology. If the bullying behaviour is on the internet in any form, it is classed as cyberbullying.

An Introduction to Online Gambling

  • Available On Demand

Online gambling refers to betting or playing games of chance or skill for money, by using a remote device such as a tablet, computer, smartphone, or any mobile phone with an internet connection.

An Introduction to Online Gaming

  • Available On Demand

Online gaming is simply the playing of a video game over the internet, usually with friends. Online games can be played on any number of devices from dedicated video games consoles such as PlayStations, Xboxes, and Nintendo Switches, to PCs, laptops and mobile phones.

An Introduction to Mental Health & Wellbeing

  • Available On Demand

Health and wellbeing depends on your physical, mental, spiritual and social state. When we have good wellbeing, we feel comfortable, healthy and happy and we flourish.

An Introduction to Online Relationships

  • Available On Demand

An online relationship is between people who have met online and in most cases only know each other via the internet. They can be formed with anyone across the world, throughout different cultures and backgrounds, and tend to be created through a common interest or shared experience.

An Introduction to Online Copyright & Ownership

  • Available On Demand

Deliberately infringing copyright can be a criminal offence. Just because something is found freely on the internet, doesn’t mean it’s free to download, distribute or use.

An Introduction to Online Information

  • Available On Demand

In basic terms, information is data which is processed and ordered to become meaningful. The arrival of computers profoundly changed the speed and way this happens – once information can be found on the internet, it is then online. This online access has transformed the way we all relate to information.

An Introduction to Identity & Self Image

  • Available On Demand

For children, the anonymous nature of Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat presents a unique opportunity to reinvent themselves in an environment that may appear far more welcoming than the offline world.

An Introduction to Technology & Devices

  • Available On Demand

Whilst the kids of yesteryear would only really be interested in games consoles or music gear, our new world of user-friendly tech means that children are interacting with a huge range of devices on a daily basis.

An Introduction to Online Platforms

  • Available On Demand

Most kids use social media and other online platforms as much as adults do, and often in the same ways. It can provide an escape from real life, a chance to build an identity, or simply a form of entertainment.

What Parents Need to Know About Tech Related Communication

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Tech Related Communication, which focuses on the ever-evolving change to language that children use on social media, including the use of memes, gifs and emojis.

Online Hate Crime

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

Online Racism

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

Screen Grabs

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

Online Forums

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

Online Banter

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

Trolling & Online Abuse

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Bullying Series 2020-21

What Parents Need to Know About Age Ratings

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Age Ratings, the means for adults to make an informed choice as to whether or not a game is suitable for their child through the PEGI (Pan European Game Information) system.

What Parents Need to Know About Friends & Followers

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Friends & Followers, which looks at the different ways each social networking site handles the 'connections' users make with other users on platforms.

What Parents Need to Know About Hacking

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Hacking, which is the unauthorised attempt to exploit a computer system or network, often in order to steal personal data or sensitive information.

What Parents Need to Know About Search Engines

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Search Engines, an online tool that helps you find what you’re looking for on the internet, including websites, images, videos and much more.

What Parents Need to Know About Online Avatars

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Online Avatars, which are digital characters that look like you, providing a form of self-representation without using an actual picture.

What Parents Need to Know About Games Consoles

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Games Consoles which allow users to play video games; many of which now also connect to the internet and double-up as all-in-one entertainment systems.

What Parents Need to Know About Torrent Sites

  • Published 10th September 2020

A free online safety guide on Torrent Sites, websites on the internet where visitors can upload, share, and download files. Whilst some torrent sites are legal, others are not due to the sharing of copyrighted material such as books, music, and movies.

What Parents Need to Know About Trolling & Online Abuse

  • Published 9th September 2020

A free online safety guide to help parents and carers understand what they need to know about trolling and online abuse, a form of cyberaggression that involves the sending of malicious, abusive or derogatory messages by one user (a ‘troll’) to another user online.

Music Streaming Apps

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Filters and Photo Enhancing Apps

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Live Streaming Apps

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Video Streaming Apps

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Online Challenges

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Online Messaging Apps

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Social Media Apps

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Tagging and Sharing

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Likes and Reactions

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Social Media Influencers

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

Friends and Followers

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Part of our Social Media & Live Streaming Series 2020-21

The Dark/Deep Web

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Hidden Apps

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Terms and Conditions

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Closed Peer Sharing

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Location Apps

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

TOR Browser

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

The Cloud

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

VPNs

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Hacking

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Remote Access & Remote Data Deletion

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Webcams

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-2021

Private Web Browser (Incognito)

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Web Browser

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Cookies and Adware

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Malware (Viruses, Trojans, Ransomeware)

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Phishing

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Password Managers

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Part of our Online Privacy & Security Series 2020-21

Gaming Streamers and Influencers

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Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Age Ratings

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Gaming Disorders

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Gaming Genres

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Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Online Gaming Consoles

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Loot Boxes & Skin Betting

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Online Gambling Apps

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Part of our Gaming & Gambling Series 2020-21

Persuasive Design

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Sadfishing

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Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Screen Addiction

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Social Pressures

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Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Fitness Trackers

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Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Wellness Apps

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Part of our Online Mental Health & Wellbeing Series 2020-21

Catfishing

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Relationships Series 2020-21

Location Tracking

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Part of our Online Relationships Series 2020-21

Whistleblowing

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Relationships Series 2020-21

Crowdsourcing

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Relationships Series 2020-21

Sexual Harassment and Stalking

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Part of our Online Relationship Series 2020-21

Sexting

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Part of our Online Relationship Series 2020-21

Online Radicalisation

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Part of our Online Relationship Series 2020-21

Online Grooming

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Part of our Online Relationship Series 2020-21

Technology Related Communication

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Part of our Online Relationship Series 2020-21

Copyright Law

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Plagiarism

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Creative Commons Licensing

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Software and Content Licensing

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Peer-to-Peer Sharing

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Torrent Sites

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Pirate Sites

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Streaming

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Digital Consent

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Vloggers

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Information Operations

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Gaslighting

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Online Propaganda

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Echo Chamber

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Social Bots

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Online Hoaxes

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Misinformation and Disinformation

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Image Searching

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

In-app Purchases

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Targeted Ads and Pop-ups

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Fake News

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Voice Activated Searching

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Search Engines

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Part of our Online Information Series 2020-21

Digital Footprint

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Online Reputation

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Online Sexual Content

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Identity Theft

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Digital Manipulation

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Deepfakes

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Artificial Intelligence

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Lifestyle Sites

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Digital Personality

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Online Avatars

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Part of our Online Identity & Self Image Series 2020-21

Monthly Update Service – September 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in August 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

What Parents Need to Know About Triller

  • Published 2nd September 2020

A free online safety guide on Triller, the latest video sharing app on the market, which encourages users to create music videos and share them with the world. The platform boasts some of the music industry’s biggest stars as users and recently announced that it had amassed over 250 million downloads worldwide.

What Parents Need to Know About Xbox One

  • Published 26th August 2020

A free online safety guide for parents and carers to help them understand exactly what the Xbox One, an all-in-one entertainment hub is all about.

What Parents Need to Know About Instagram

  • Published 19th August 2020

A free online safety guide on Instagram, offering parents and carers advice and guidance on one of the world's most popular social media platforms.

Understanding the New UKCIS Online Safety Audit Tool: Online Safety Requirements for ITTs and NQTs

  • 25th September 25th Sep 10:00am

In this webinar, international safeguarding expert and education consultant Robin Watts will provide information and guidance on what schools need to cover as part of the induction process, understanding the key themes and how to implement effective and continuous learning mechanisms to help safeguard children online.

What Parents Need to Know About Phishing

  • Published 12th August 2020

A free online safety guide offering parents and carers advice and guidance on the dangers of phishing, the method of scamming users for their personal information online.

Monthly Update Service – August 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in July 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

What Parents Need to Know About Webcams

  • Published 5th August 2020

A free online safety guide giving parents and carers advice and support around the use of webcams, focusing on how to spot the risks associated with them, at a time where they have become crucial in staying connected with others.

What Parents Need to Know About Loot Boxes & Skin Betting

  • Published 29th July 2020

A free online safety guide to Loot Boxes & Skin Betting, designed to give parents and carers a more complete understanding of the financial risks and the ways children are engaging with and consuming the online world.

What Parents Need to Know About Call of Duty: Warzone

  • Published 22nd July 2020

A free online safety guide for parents and carers on Call of Duty: Warzone, an 18+ battle royale game where players experience strong scenes of violence and gore, using military style weapons to kill their opponents.

What Parents Need to Know About Sexting

  • Published 15th July 2020

A free online safety guide giving parents and carers advice and support around sexting, focusing on how they can discuss the dangers, and ideas for ways to start the conversation with children about what they may be accessing online.

What Parents Need to Know About Oculus Quest

  • Published 8th July 2020

A free online safety guide to Oculus Quest, the all-in-one gaming system for virtual reality providing an emersive experience with realistic gaming and entertainment features.

Monthly Update Service – July 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in June 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

What Parents Need to Know About Protecting Personal Data

  • Published 1st July 2020

A free online safety guide to help parents and carers to understand what they can do to protect their children's personal data online, especially at a time when many of us are using the internet much more frequently.

Conversation Starters for Parents and Carers: Online Content

  • Published 24th June 2020

A free online safety guide giving parents and carers ideas for ways to start the conversation with children about what they may be accessing and viewing online.

'Digital Intimacies': How Schools Can Support Young People to Navigate Sexual Content Online

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide school leaders, subject leads and teachers with practical advice and support on how they can have age-appropriate conversations with children around sexual content online.

A Guide on How Not to Be a Screen Zombie

  • Published 17th June 2020

A free online safety guide to help increase children's awareness around screen addiction, especially with increased device usage during lockdown.

Adapting your Online Safety Policy for 2020 + Free Online Safety Template

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide senior leaders, headteachers, DSLs and online safety leads with practical advice and guidance on how to develop and adapt their online safety policy for 2020. In addition, to accompany the webinar, you will receive a free template online safety policy for schools.

What Parents Need to Know About Microsoft Teams

  • Published 10th June 2020

A free online safety guide to Microsoft Teams, the video conferencing software and live streaming app used by many schools to help with remote learning, providing the ability to chat, video call and host online meetings with as many as 10,000 people.

Monthly Update Service – June 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in May 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

What Parents Need to Know About Instagram

  • Published 3rd June 2020

A free online safety guide on Instagram, one of the world's most popular social media platforms, which allows users to upload and edit photos and videos which can be shared with followers via their feed or the 'stories' feature.

What Parents Need to Know About Facebook Messenger

  • Published 27th May 2020

A free online safety guide to help parents and carers understand Facebook Messenger, Facebook's popular direct messaging service, including the newly introduced 'Messenger Rooms' which aims to compete with software platforms such as Zoom.

14 Ways to be Kind Online

  • Published 20th May 2020

A free guide to help parents and carers explore ways to strengthen relationships, develop a sense of community and deepen solidarity through acts of kindness online, as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.

What Parents Need to Know About PS4

  • Published 13th May 2020

A free guide to the PlayStation 4, the all-in-one entertainment hub and one of the most popular gaming consoles on the market, offering players internet access, streaming services and online chat features as well as a wealth of online video games.

Cyberbullying in 2020 – Practical Safeguarding Guidance for School Leaders

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide school leaders, teachers, DSLs, SENCOs and online safety leads with new insights into cyberbullying and explore practical strategies around safeguarding.

What Parents Need to Know About Online Grooming

  • Published 6th May 2020

A free guide to help parents and carers protect their children from the increased risk of online grooming as children spend more time online, including identification and available support.

What Parents Need to Know About Google Stadia

  • Published 29th April 2020

A free online safety guide to Google Stadia, a cloud-based service with a recently released free version, allowing users to stream its catalogue of console quality games directly via wi-fi.

Online Safety: Understanding your Statutory Duties and Effectively Supporting Parents & Carers During Lockdown

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar, Senior Online Safety Consultant, Chris Skinner, discusses what schools need to know in relation to their statutory safeguarding requirements.

What Parents Need to Know About Netflix

  • Published 22nd April 2020

A guide to Netflix, arguably the most widely used and best known video-on-demand (VoD) streaming service in the world, with an extensive library of both child friendly and adult-themed programming.

What Parents Need to Know About Disney+

  • Published 17th April 2020

A guide to Disney+, the recently launched streaming competitor to Netflix, Amazon Prime and Apple TV. The service boasts a huge library of titles from Disney, Marvel, Star Wars and more.

Lockdown Learning Song

  • Available On Demand

With the current COVID-19 outbreak meaning the onus is on parents to facilitate home learning, we've once again teamed up with Sam and Mark from Musicalternative to produce a handy song full of ideas to help you create those special moments that will last a lifetime.

What Parents Need to Know About Zoom

  • Published 8th April 2020

A guide to Zoom, one of the world's leading video conferencing software providers.

A Guide to Safer Live Lessons

  • Published 1st April 2020

A guide to help both teachers and parents consider some of the issues that may arise when engaging in an online lesson.

DfE KCSiE Remote Safeguarding Guidance: Online Safety for DSLs, Teachers and Parents

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar, Christina Leath, an experienced Head of Safeguarding and subject matter expert, will explore key points from the guidance and discuss what this means for DSLs, teachers and parents and carers.

What parents need to know about Houseparty

  • Published 25th March 2020

A guide for parents and carers on Houseparty, the 'face to face social network', which gained the no.1 spot on the app store after becoming one of the most downloaded apps since social isolation was introduced.

How to Maintain Good Mental Wellbeing During Isolation

  • Published 25th March 2020

A guide to help everyone think about some of the positive steps they can take to establish and keep good mental wellbeing.

10 Top Tips: Remote Learning for Parents

  • Published 20th March 2020

A guide to help parents and carers support their child in getting the most out of their remote learning experience.

10 Top Tips: Remote Learning for Teachers

  • Published 20th March 2020

A guide to help school staff ensure they deliver the most secure and safest remote learning experience they can, both for themselves and their students.

10 Top Tips: Remote Learning for Children

  • Published 20th March 2020

A guide to guide to help pupils understand different aspects of remote learning and to support them in ensuring their experience is as safe and secure as it can be.

How to Clean Devices Guide

  • Published 18th March 2020

General cleanliness and personal hygiene have never been more important. This guide provides aims to help everyone understand some of the best practice methods to keep your devices clean and some techniques you should avoid.

Omegle Online Safety Guide

  • Published 11th March 2020

A guide to Omegle, a free online chat service which encourages users to either text or video chat with other users through their website.

Steam Online Safety Guide

  • Published 4th March 2020

We’ve created this guide to help parents and carers understand exactly what Steam is about and to raise their awareness around any potential safety concerns.

Hidden Photo Apps Guide

  • Published 26th February 2020

A guide to help parents and carers understand exactly what these ‘hidden photo apps’ are and to raise an awareness of how and why they might be used by children and young people.

Little Reminders of How to Be Kind Online

  • Published 19th February 2020

Promoting the message of just ‘being kind online’ with a reminder towards how we can develop a more empathetic side and be a more responsible online consumer.

How Ofsted will Inspect Online Safety: What Schools Need to Know

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will help school leaders and school staff to understand exactly how and what Ofsted will inspect in relation to e-safety. It will cover key Ofsted criteria as well as outlining best practice models for schools to consider.

From Online Gaming to Online Gambling: Recognising the Signs

  • Published 12th February 2020

The ‘monetization’ of gaming is at the forefront of research and there are increasing concerns surrounding online gaming and the subsequent links this has with underage gambling.

Certificate in Understanding Fundamental British Values

Delivered by RSHE subject matter expert, John Rees, the course has been divided into six easily digestible modules and contains references to further learning, resources and activities throughout, with an assessment to help you evidence your fundamental British values compliance.

Certificate in the Prevent Duty in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on the Prevent duty provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with Prevent policy.

Certificate in County Lines in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on county lines provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure you are able to tackle criminal exploitation effectively.

Certificate in Managing Asbestos

Delivered by subject matter expert James Whelan, the course contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in managing asbestos.

Certificate in SEND Code of Practice

Our Essential CPD course on the SEND Code of Practice provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the code.

Certificate in Paediatric First Aid

Our Essential CPD course on Paediatric First Aid provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your Paediatric First Aid regulations.

Certificate in the role of the Designated Mental Health Lead

Our Essential CPD course in the role of the Designated Mental Health Lead provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with your the statutory requirements of the role.

Certificate in Health and Safety at Work

Our Essential CPD course on Health and Safety at work provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your work Health and Safety regulations.

Certificate in Fire Safety for Schools

Our Essential CPD course on Fire Safety provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your Fire Safety regulations.

Certificate in Health and Safety in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on health and safety provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your health and safety regulations.

Certificate in Display Screen Equipment in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on display screen equipment provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your DSE regulations.

Certificate in Knife Crime in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on knife crime provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure you are able to tackle knife crime effectively.

Certificate in First Aid in Schools

Our Essential CPD course on first aid provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your first aid requirements.

Certificate in Understanding the Ofsted EIF

Our Essential CPD course on Ofsted provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with Ofsted recomendations.

Supporting Children's Mental Health: 10 Conversation Starters for Parents Online Safety Guide

  • Published 5th February 2020

An online safety guide to provide parents and carers with 10 conversation starters in supporting children's mental health.

Facebook Online Safety Guide

  • Published 29th January 2020

An e-safety guide on Facebook, one of the world's most popular online social media platforms with over 2 billion users worldwide

Minecraft Online Safety Guide

  • Published 15th January 2020

A guide to Minecraft a sandbox game where players can build houses and other creations, explore vast environments and play with other people online.

TikTok Online Safety Guide

  • Published 8th January 2020

Online safety guide on TikTok (formerly Music.ly) which is a video-sharing social media app available on iOS and Android which lets users create, share, and view user created videos.

From Online Gaming to Online Gambling: Recognising the Signs and How to Prevent Addiction

  • Available On Demand

This webinar provides schools with the knowledge and understanding they need to put in place supportive and preventative strategies for children, before the lure of gambling sets in.

Lesson Plans Bundle for Early Years (Age 0-4)

Based on the eight key topics outlined in the UKCCIS ‘Education for a Connected World’ framework, our new EYFS interactive video lessons talk to the children about online dangers in a fun and engaging way, providing a truly immersive experience. Each video lesson has accompanying activities to support learning on the topic of online safety, helping to provide young children in an early years setting with the knowledge to protect themselves from the risks they pose when using technology.

Self Image and Identity Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years teaches pupils about the differences between their online and offline identity.

Online Relationships Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years covers the impact of technology on communication and relationships, both online and offline.

Online Reputation Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years introduces the concept of ‘online reputation’, including how people can make judgements based on your online activity.

Online Bullying Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years covers the topic of cyber-bullying and other negative behaviours online.

Managing Online Information Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years helps students understand how online information is found, viewed and interpreted.

Health, Wellbeing & Lifestyle Lesson Plans for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years covers the negative impacts that technology can have on a person’s health, well-being and lifestyle.

Privacy and Security Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Copyright and Ownership Lesson Plan for Early Years (Age 0-5)

This topic for Early Years covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Lesson Plans Bundle for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

Based on the eight key topics outlined in the UKCCIS ‘Education for a Connected World’ framework, our new Key Stage 1 interactive video lessons talk to the children about online dangers in a fun and engaging way, providing a truly immersive experience.

Self Image and Identity Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 teaches pupils about the differences between their online and offline identity.

Online Relationships Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 covers the impact of technology on communication and relationships, both online and offline.

Online Reputation Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 introduces the concept of ‘online reputation’, including how people can make judgements based on your online activity.

Online Bullying Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 covers the topic of cyber-bullying and other negative behaviours online.

Managing Online Information Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 helps students understand how online information is found, viewed and interpreted.

Health, Wellbeing & Lifestyle Lesson Plans for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 covers the negative impacts that technology can have on a person’s health, well-being and lifestyle.

Privacy and Security Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Copyright and Ownership Lesson Plan for Key Stage 1 (Age 5-7)

This topic for Key Stage 1 helps students understand the terms ‘copyright’ and ‘ownership’ in respect of online content.

Lesson Plans Bundle for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

Based on the eight key topics outlined in the UKCCIS ‘Education for a Connected World’ framework, our new Key Stage 2 interactive video lessons talk to the children about online dangers in a fun and engaging way, providing a truly immersive experience.

Self Image and Identity Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 teaches pupils about the differences between their online and offline identity.

Online Reputation Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 introduces the concept of ‘online reputation’, including how people can make judgements based on your online activity.

Online Relationships Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 covers the impact of technology on communication and relationships, both online and offline.

Online Bullying Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 covers the topic of cyber-bullying and other negative behaviours online.

Managing Online Information Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 helps students understand how online information is found, viewed and interpreted.

Health, Wellbeing & Lifestyle Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 covers the negative impacts that technology can have on a person’s health, well-being and lifestyle.

Privacy and Security Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Copyright and Ownership Lesson Plan for Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

This topic for Key Stage 2 helps students understand the terms ‘copyright’ and ‘ownership’ in respect of online content.

Lesson Plan Bundle for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

Our Key Stage 3 lesson plans have been designed to make your online safety lessons fun and engaging for your pupils. We understand that every school, every teacher and every pupil is different, so we’ve made it really easy for you to pick and choose activities to fit into your timetable.

Self Image and Identity Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 teaches pupils about the differences between their online and offline identity.

Online Relationships Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 covers the impact of technology on communication and relationships, both online and offline.

Online Reputation Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 introduces the concept of ‘online reputation’, including how people can make judgements based on your online activity.

Online Bullying Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 covers the topic of cyber-bullying and other negative behaviours online.

Managing Online Information Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 helps students understand how online information is found, viewed and interpreted.

Health, Wellbeing and Lifestyle Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 covers the negative impacts that technology can have on a person’s health, well-being and lifestyle.

Privacy and Security Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Copyright and Ownership Lesson Plan for Key Stage 3 (Age 11-14)

This topic for Key Stage 3 helps students understand the terms ‘copyright’ and ‘ownership’ in respect of online content.

Self Image and Identity Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 teaches pupils about the differences between their online and offline identity.

Online Relationships Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 covers the impact of technology on communication and relationships, both online and offline.

Online Reputation Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 introduces the concept of ‘online reputation’, including how people can make judgements based on your online activity.

Online Bullying Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 covers the topic of cyber-bullying and other negative behaviours online.

Managing Online Information Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 helps students understand how online information is found, viewed and interpreted.

Health, Wellbeing and Lifestyle Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 covers the negative impacts that technology can have on a person’s health, well-being and lifestyle.

Privacy and Security Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4 (Age 14-16)

This topic for Key Stage 4 covers how personal information can be found online and can be re-used, saved and shared by others.

Copyright and Ownership Lesson Plan for Key Stage 4

This topic for Key Stage 4 helps students understand the terms ‘copyright’ and ‘ownership’ in respect of online content.

Lesson Plan Bundle for Primary Schools (Age 3-11)

Based on the eight key topics outlined in the UKCCIS ‘Education for a Connected World’ framework, our new Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 interactive video lessons talk to the children about online dangers in a fun and engaging way, providing a truly immersive experience.

Lesson Plan Bundle for Secondary Schools (Age 11-16)

Our Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 lesson plans have been designed to make your online safety lessons fun and engaging for your pupils. We understand that every school, every teacher and every pupil is different, so we’ve made it really easy for you to pick and choose activities to fit into your timetable.

12 Social Media Online Safety Tips

  • Published 4th December 2019

Tips to make sure that your personal information stays private, your postings are positive and that your social media use overall is responsible.

12 Smartphone Online Safety Tips

  • Published 4th December 2019

Providing useful tips for children to use new devices safely and responsibly.

Online Safety Tips For Children

  • Published 27th November 2019

Guide for children outlining various e- safety do’s and don’ts to help empower them to make the right decisions when interacting with the online world.

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Online Safety Guide

  • Published 20th November 2019

Guide to aid parents in navigating the latest iteration of Call of Duty, one of the most recognisable video games on the planet.

Cyberbullying (Online Bullying) Guide for Schools and Parents

  • Published 13th November 2019

Guide to help schools deal with Cyberbullying (bullying which takes place online).

FIFA 20 Online Safety Guide

  • Published 6th November 2019

Guide to help parents understand the online risks of the latest iteration of the popular FIFA video game franchise.

How to Deal With a Disclosure in Online Safety

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will support schools in meeting their statutory requirements around online safety, helping them to ensure they have safe mechanisms in place to identify, intervene and escalate any disclosure of harm and abuse and that these processes are robust and systematic.

Safer Apps and Games for Children

  • Published 30th October 2019

Three handy guides for parents and carers with suggested safer apps and games that children might enjoy using to learn and play.

Sadfishing Online Safety Guide

  • Published 23rd October 2019

A guide for parents on ‘Sadfishing’, described as a behavioural trend where people make exaggerated claims about their emotional problems to generate sympathy and attention.

Fortnite Chapter 2 Online Safety Guide

  • Published 16th October 2019

An online safety guide to help Parents and Carers understand the latest updates to the popular game Fortnite.

Do Video Games Actually Cause Violent Behaviour Online Safety Guide

  • Published 9th October 2019

E-safety guide looking at the arguments both for and against the idea that video games cause violent behaviour.

Curriculum Considerations: Online Relationships and RSHE

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will focus on how schools should approach this creating a fair and balanced curriculum which considers the new Ofsted guidance and educates children about online relationships whilst also promoting positive mental health and well-being across the whole school community.

Video Game Loot Boxes & Skin Betting Online Safety Guide

  • Published 2nd October 2019

An e-safety guide discussing what parents and carers need to know about in-game purchases such as loot boxes, and the dangers that surround “skin” betting.

Online Safety Storybook [Digital Version]

  • Published 1st October 2019

Oscar’s Adventures in the Online World has been created to help you understand what it takes to stay safe in the online world.

YouTube Kids Online Safety Guide

  • Published 25th September 2019

An online safety guide giving parents and carers 8 useful pieces of information relevant to the popular application YouTube Kids.

Social Pressures Linked to ‘Appearance’ Online Safety Guide

  • Published 18th September 2019

An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Appearance’.

Social Pressures Linked to ‘Social Media Influencers’ Online Safety Guide

  • Published 11th September 2019

An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Influencers’.

Understanding the DfE Statutory Guidance Changes September 2019

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will focus on helping Senior Leaders and Designated Safeguarding Leads to understand schools’ additional online safety duties as outlined in the revised Department for Education “Keeping Children Safe in Education” statutory guidance coming into effect from 2nd September 2019.

Social Pressures Linked To ‘Friends and Followers’ Online Safety Guide

  • Published 4th September 2019

An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Friends and Followers’.

Social Pressures Linked To ‘Likes’ Online Safety Guide

  • Published 28th August 2019

An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Likes’.

The Impact of Online Behaviour on Mental Health & Wellbeing

  • Available On Demand

This webinar focuses on the impact that the online world can have on a child’s mental health and wellbeing. We explore effective ways in which schools can work with children to improve their mental health and wellbeing when using the internet.

Effective Strategies for Better Parental Engagement in Online Safety

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar, we take a look at reasonings why schools need to engage parents with online safety and practical methods how to achieve this effectively.

Fortnite Battle Royale Online Safety Guide

  • Published 21st August 2019

An e-safety guide to help Parents and Carers understand the incredibly popular online multi-player "battle royale" game Fortnite.

Policing vs Parenting: Get to grips with gaming Online Safety Guide

  • Published 13th August 2019

An online safety guide for parents and carers discussing the best ways to guide children towards gaming health.

Social Media & Violence: Preventative Strategies for School Leaders

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar Craig Pinkney will be highlighting the extent of social media violence looking at some origins and forms of violence as well as its contributors on social media platforms.

Leicestershire Police: Addressing The Online Drugs Trade

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar James Edmondston, Substance Misuse Officer and Katie Hudson, Children & Young Persons Officer from Leicestershire Police will be looking at some of the new and emerging ways in which young people are accessing drugs, and the dangers they are being exposed to.

Virtual Reality Online Safety Guide for Parents & Carers

  • Published 7th August 2019

An e-safety guide to VR (Virtual Reality), the practice of creating computer generated images or sometimes even entire worlds for a user to experience as if they were there.

Online Relationships Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Overspending Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Fake Profiles & Social Bots Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Bullying Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Grooming Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Child Sexual Exploitation Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Sexual Harassment & Violence Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Sexting Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Live Streaming Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Identity Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Screen Addiction Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Challenges Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Gambling & Skin Betting Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Radicalisation, Terrorism and Extremism Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Age Inappropriate Content Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Copyright & Ownership Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Hacking Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Fake News Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Fraud Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Online Reputation Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Personal Data Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Pornography Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

The Dark Web Explained

  • Available On Demand

Part of our Annual Online Safety Course for Parents and Carers 2019-20

Nintendo Switch Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 31st July 2019

An online safety guide to the popular hybrid video game console the Nintendo Switch.

FaceApp Online Safety Guide for Trusted Adults

  • Published 24th July 2019

An e-safety guide for Trusted Adults to FaceApp, an app by Wireless Lab which uses uploaded images of someone’s face, and allows them to add a variety of filters making themselves look older, younger, appear with different hair colour and so on.

How to manage what your children watch on TV Online Safety Guide

  • Published 17th July 2019

An e-safety guide for parents and carers on managing what your children watch on Television.

Leicestershire Police: Addressing The Online Drugs Trade Online Safety Guide

  • Published 10th July 2019

An online safety guide by Leicestershire Police on addressing the online drugs trade, specifically in relation to the expansion of the online world, including the rise of the dark web and social media.

Protecting Against VPNs for Schools

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will focus on the VPN technology that children typically use to get around filtering controls. We’ll explain how VPNs tunnel through your protection and the practical steps that you can take to detect and block usage.

Telegram Online Safety Guide

  • Published 3rd July 2019

An e-safety guide to Telegrram, a free messaging service which is very similar to WhatsApp.

Online Safety Storybook

  • Published 1st July 2019

Oscar’s Adventures in the Online World has been created to help you understand what it takes to stay safe in the online world.

Social Media & Mental Health; the positive and negative impacts Online Safety Guide

  • Published 26th June 2019

An e-safety guide to addressing the impact of Social Media on children's mental health for parents and carers.

A Free Online Safety Guide to Home Internet Controls for Parents & Carers

  • Published 19th June 2019

An online safety guide to everything parents and carers need to know about internet controls, covering router filtering controls, parental software controls, ISP filtering controls and useful recommendations.

Screen Addiction Online Safety Guide for Parents & Carers

  • Published 12th June 2019

A online safety guide for parents to tackle the serious issue of screen addiction.

Dangers of the Dark Web Demystified

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar, cyber security specialist Emma Davis will uncover the real truths behind the dark web and explain the importance of understanding this technology with the ultimate aim of safeguarding children online

An Online Safety Guide for Trusted Adults about Likee

  • Published 5th June 2019

An e-safety guide for trusted adults to the popular video creation and editing app LIKEE.

YOLO Online Safety Guide for Parents & Carers

  • Published 29th May 2019

An e-safety guide for Parents & Carers on YOLO an anonymous question and answer app that works in combination with Snapchat.

Snapchat Online Safety Guide

  • Published 29th May 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Snapchat a photo sharing app for mobile phones and tablets.

Certificate in Understanding Mental Health

Our Essential CPD course on Mental Health provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the latest mental health guidelines.

Call of Duty Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 22nd May 2019

An online safety guide on ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’ (COD) for parents & carers, an online first-person shooter game, available on PC, Playstation 4 and Xbox One.

Social Media & Mental Health Online Safety Guide for Trusted Adults

  • Published 15th May 2019

An e-safety guide for trusted adults, parents & carers to the impacts social media has on the mental health of children and young people.

Discord Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 8th May 2019

An online safety guide for parents & carers to the most popular communication tool for gamers, Discord.

Tumblr Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 1st May 2019

An online safety guide for parents & carers to the popular social media platform and microblogging site with over 463 million blogs on its platform, Tumblr.

Children's Devices Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 24th April 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers on how children can use smart devices safely.

Home Devices Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 17th April 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to identify some of the ways to stay alert and protect themselves and their children when using smart home devices.

YouTube Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 10th April 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers on the popular video streaming service YouTube.

Online Challenges Guide for Parents

  • Published 3rd April 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers on the constantly emerging and evolving trend of Viral Challenges.

VPNs Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 20th March 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers on Virtual Private Networks (also known as VPNs) a great privacy tool, which can be dangerous for children and can allow them to bypass restrictions you have on web browsing.

Apex Legends Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 13th March 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Apex Legends, a multiplayer battle royale video game which is free to play. In this game, twenty squads consisting of three players each are dropped onto an island from a dropship, where they compete against each other to be the last team standing.

Catfishing Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 13th February 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to catfishing, when someone creates a fake online profile to trick people into thinking they are somebody else.

Age Ratings (BBFC & PEGI) Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 6th February 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to the two official ways (BBFC & PEGI) you can assess if a particular title is suitable for your child.

Helping schools engage parents in Online Safety

  • Published 30th January 2019

A FREE staffroom poster that lists 7 simple strategies to help schools engage parents in online safety.

Grand Theft Auto Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 23rd January 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Grand Theft Auto, an action-adventure video game series where players control criminals and wreak havoc in order to complete missions and progress through the game.

Fake News Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 9th January 2019

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Fake news, which can be false information, photos or videos purposefully created to confuse or misinform.

Twitter Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 19th December 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Twitter a social networking site where users can post ‘tweets’ or short messages, photos and videos publicly.

Kik Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 12th December 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Kik a free messaging app used by 300 million people worldwide that lets users exchange messages, photos, videos, GIFs and webpages via a Wi-Fi connection or data plan.

Twitch Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 28th November 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Twitch a gaming-focussed live-streaming service, owned by Amazon, where you can watch others play games live and listen to commentary as they play.

LiveMe Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 21st November 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to LiveMe a streaming video app that lets you watch live streams and broadcast your own live videos to anyone interested.

Online Bullying Guide for Children

  • Published 14th November 2018

An e-safety guide for children to online bullying – also known as cyberbullying – is bullying that takes place ON THE INTERNET or via electronic devices and mobile phones.

7 Questions to help you start a conversation with your child about Online Safety

  • Published 7th November 2018

A series of 7 questions that will help you as a parent or carer, start an initial conversation with your child around online safety.

Sexting Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 31st October 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to the phenomenon of sending and receiving explicit messages, images or videos of a sexual nature, known as sexting.

App Store Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 24th October 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to the official store for the Apple iOS operating system is known as the ‘App Store’.

Roblox Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 17th October 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Roblox, a multi-player online gaming platform which allows children to play and create a variety of games in a 3D world.

Reddit Online Safety Guide

  • Published 26th September 2018

An e-safety guide to Reddit, a site that blends the idea of a social network with news, discussion forums and various other media.

WhatsApp Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 12th September 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to WhatsApp, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, with more than 1.5 billion people in more than 180 countries using it to send and receive text, photos, videos and documents, as well as make voice and video calls through an Internet or Wi-Fi connection. This guide is for schools and parents to understand how to protect children that use the app.

Live Streaming Online Safety Guide

  • Published 6th June 2018

E-safety guide for parents, schools & children to live streaming, the term used to describe the broadcast of a real-time video from a mobile device, tablet or games console.

Yubo Online Safety Guide

  • Published 2nd May 2018

An e-safety guide on Yubo, a location-based social networking app which used to be called Yellow, has been dubbed ‘Tinder for teens’ in the media due to its similarities with adult dating app, in which users swipe to find matches.

Monthly Update Service – May 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in April 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – April 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in Marchl 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – March 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in February 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – February 2020 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in January 2020. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – December 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in November 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – November 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in October 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – October 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in September 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – September 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in August 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – August 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in July 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – July 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in June 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – June 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in May 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – May 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in April 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – April 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in March 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – March 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in February 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – February 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in January 2019. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – January 2019 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in December 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – December 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in November 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – November 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in October 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – October 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in September 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – September 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in August 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – August 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in July 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

Monthly Update Service – July 2018 Updates

  • Available On Demand

A roundup of the news in June 2018. The views expressed in the webinar are those of Chris Skinner, Senior Online Safety Consultant at National Online Safety. The webinar is designed to give you an overview of online safety news over the past month and is opinion-based, giving commentary on current issues that you may have seen in the press.

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