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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.

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

  • Published 21st February 2020

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

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

  • Published 20th February 2020

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

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.

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

  • Published 19th February 2020

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

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

  • Published 18th February 2020

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

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.

Annual Online Safety Course for Online Safety Leads, DSLs & Deputy DSLs (2019-20)

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

The course will cover what the role of a designated safeguarding lead looks like and their responsibilities in relation to e-safety.

Annual Online Safety Course for Professionals Working with Children with Special Needs (2019-20)

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Produced in line with the latest policy and guidance, you will learn exactly what online safeguarding for SEND and vulnerable learners means.

Annual Online Safety Course for Teachers, School Staff & Governors (2019-20)

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Beginning with the basics, this course will address the importance of online safety and the role of school staff within a legislative framework.

Annual Online Safety Course for Parents & Carers (2019-20)

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Annual Online Reputation Course for Schools & School Staff (2019-20)

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Designed by social media experts to educate and inform all school staff, this course will provide you with an explanation of what your online reputation is and why you should be concerned.

Online Safety

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Our Essential CPD course in online safety provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with your online safety statutory requirements.

Health and Safety

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Safeguarding

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Our Essential CPD course in safeguarding provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with safeguarding procedures.

Prevent Duty

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Cyber Security

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Data Protection & GDPR

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Safer Recruitment

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Display Screen Equipment

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

Knife Crime

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

County Lines

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

First Aid

  • Academic Year 2019 - 2020

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.

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.

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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.

Lesson Plans Bundle for Early Years (Age 0-5)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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.

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

Our 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.

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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)

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

  • Published 6th December 2019

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

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.

Free Online Safety Lesson Plan and Resource for Early Years Foundation Stage (Age 0-5)

  • Published 4th November 2019

Free Online Safety Lesson Plan and Resource for Early Years Foundation Stage

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

Targeted Adverts & Pop-Ups 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.

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.

Instagram Online Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 27th February 2019

An online safety guide for parents & carers to Instagram, a photo sharing app that allows users to share images and videos with the world.

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.

Online Grooming Safety Guide for Parents

  • Published 3rd October 2018

An e-safety guide for parents & carers to grooming, when someone befriends and builds an emotional connection with a child to gain their trust for the purposes of sexual abuse or exploitation.

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 – 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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