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22 November 2017

Welcome to the Sutton Safeguarding Children Board e-learning Self-Registration System

Welcome to Sutton Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) e-learning site. Safeguarding children is everybody’s business and Sutton LSCB is committed to the continuous learning and development of staff and volunteers working with children, young people and families in Sutton.


The following e-learning modules are currently available:

  • An Introduction to Safeguarding Children (Level 1)
  • Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Foundation
  • Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Core (Level 2)
  • Basic Awareness of Domestic Abuse including the impact on children
  • Basic Awareness of the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Adults
  • Safeguarding Children and Young People from Abuse by Sexual Exploitation
  • Safeguarding Children Refresher

(Please only request ONE of the above modules. Please read the descriptions below to see which is most appropriate to you).
All courses can be requested via the Requested Learning Tab on your learner record, once you have self-registered.


Before beginning any of the training courses please ensure you have had a conversation with your line manager regarding the appropriate level of course for you to complete.


Once you start your online learning course you have 4 weeks to complete it. You will be sent a reminder after 2 weeks.


If you do not complete the course within 4 weeks there will be a charge of £30 for your organisation.


For learning support enquiries please contact Virtual College directly on 01943 885095.


If you already have a user name and password, please click the following link to log in or to request a password reminder:

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If you haven't got an account then registration is simple, just click the following link and follow the step-by-step guide:

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Please be aware that course requests will only be authorised during standard working hours

To access other learning and development opportunities which may be available please click here www.sutton.gov.uk/childrenstraining

To find out more about Sutton Local Safeguarding Children Board please go to : www.suttonlscb.org.uk



Course Information:


An Introduction to Safeguarding Children (Level 1)

Child Development This training is Level 1 Child Protection training. Level 1 is appropriate for staff and volunteers in infrequent contact with children, young people and/or parents/carers who may become aware of possible abuse or neglect.

Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Foundation

Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Foundation This course is a slightly shorter version of the Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Core course and it is designed to be suitable for all, not just child specialists.

The course covers a variety of child protection issues and aims to inform about the various types of abuse or neglect to a child.


Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Core (Level 2)

Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Core This is level 2 Child Protection training. Level 2 is suitable for those in regular contact or have a period of intense but irregular contact, with children, young people and/or parents/carers including all health clinical staff, who may be in a position to identify concerns about maltreatment. (LEVEL 1 IS NOT A PREREQUISITE FOR LEVEL 2)

The course aims to inform about the various types of abuse and neglect that can happen to a child and then explain what you must do if you suspect a child is being abused or neglected.


Awareness of Domestic Violence and Abuse

Awareness of Domestic Violence and Abuse This course helps you to explain, describe and recognise the signs of domestic violence and neglect. It will also help you identify ways to supports victims, identify the ‘dos and don’ts’, recognise when it is appropriate to assist, know where and when to get help and be aware of best practice.

Basic Awareness of Child and Adult Sexual Exploitation

Basic Awareness of Child and Adult Sexual Exploitation This course is aimed at individuals and professionals who need to understand how to safeguard vulnerable children, young people and adults who are at risk of being sexually exploited.

The course aims to give you an awareness of what sexual exploitation is and how to identify it whilst also describing the best practice of how to safeguard those who are at risk.


Safeguarding Children from Abuse by Sexual Exploitation

Safeguarding Children from Abuse by Sexual Exploitation This course increases awareness of the main issues in the sexual exploitation of children and young people and raises awareness of the legislation and guidance that applies to vulnerable groups and how these policies can be applied in practice.

The course is aimed at anyone who comes into contact with children and young people during the course of their work.


Safeguarding Children Refresher

Safeguarding Children Refresher This is a child protection refresher for staff and volunteers that have completed Level 1 or Level 2 training at least one year ago. Child Protection training should be repeated at least every 3 years.
The course aims to inform about the various types of abuse or neglect that can happen to a child and then explain what you must do if you suspect a child is being abused or neglected.