Suicide Prevention

The Zero Suicide Alliance is a collaborative of National Health Service trusts, businesses and individuals who are all committed to suicide prevention in the UK and beyond. The alliance is ultimately concerned with improving support for people contemplating suicide by raising awareness and promoting FREE suicide prevention training which is accessible to anyone.

 The aims of this training are to

• Enable people to identify someone who may have thoughts of suicide • Enable people to speak to them in supportive manner, • Enable people to signpost the individual to the correct services or support.


Details of mental health crisis support in Surrey can be found at:

Children and young people Safe Haven: https://www.cyphaven.net/ Adult Safe Haven: https://www.sabp.nhs.uk/our-services/mental-health/safe-havens

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): Recognising
and Preventing FGM (e-learning) Home Office/Virtual College

Awareness of Child Exploitation 2018 (Level 1)

PLEASE  BE AWARE: This E-Learning is currently in the process of being updated and is currently in testing, please contact the Surrey Skills Academy Team for further information (surreyskillsacademy@surreycc.gov.uk).

Forced Marriage (Foreign Office and Virtual College)

Safer Recruitment in Education e-learning (NSPCC) Podcast

Hosted by the NSPCC, particularly useful for schools and educational settings. The E-Learning is hosted on the NSPCC website, if there is any technical issues please raise with the contact details on the NSPCC website.

Channel General Awareness

Prevent E-Learning

This E-Learning is not hosted on our website, if there are any issues with the E-Learning please email the Home Office on Prevent.Training@homeoffice.x.gsi.gov.uk to advise about any technical issues.

Please also see here for FAQ’s around the E-Learning on the Home Office website.

Please find resources for Educate Against Hate below for your use:


Working Together to Safeguard Children (My Learning and Surrey Skills Academy)

PLEASE READ: In order to gain access the E-Learning due to the licenses you will need to be given access to a ‘Registration Code’ in order to register an account, please contact the Surrey Skills Academy Team for the registration code to be given access to login and access the E-Learning using the contact details below.

Please note: This E-Learning is currently in the process of being updated, some areas of the E-Learning are out of date specifically in terms of links and legislation but the general messages are still relevant.

Telephone: 02085 417 213

Email: surreyskillsacademy@surreycc.gov.uk

Domestic Abuse e-learning

PLEASE  BE AWARE: This E-Learning is currently in the process of being updated and is currently in testing, please contact the Surrey Skills Academy Team for further information (surreyskillsacademy@surreycc.gov.uk).

SCIE E-Learning

To access these E-Learning courses you must register for a free SCIE account.

Parental Substance Misuse E-Learning

Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation E-Learning

Child Neglect E-Learning

Children of Prisoners E-Learning

Residential Child Care E-Learning

Poverty, Parenting and Social Exclusion E-Learning

Seen and Heard video based e-learning session to help you build your awareness to make sure young people who have been abused are seen and heard (this package has been developed for health professionals however has many key messages for all professionals). You will need to create a free account in order to access this package.

Disability Matters: E-learning to Inform and Inspire. A range of e-learning tools from understanding disability to behaviour and disability.

MindEd E-Learning: A range of e-learning tools relevant to mental health and adolescents.

Online Safety E-Learning

‘Education for a Connected World’ Framework:

‘Education for a connected world’ framework aimed at educators which describes the digital knowledge and skills that children and young people should have the opportunity to develop at different ages and stages of their lives. This framework was published by the UKCCIS Education Working Group. Please also see the link below to the press release for the ‘Online Safety Initiatives’ that the government are planning on.

Safer Internet website: where practitioners can find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.

Protect Children Against Online Bullying: where practitioners can download online resources which you can use with children and young people in your care to help protect themselves and others online.

Sexually Harmful Behaviour: where practitioners can find a Sexually Harmful Behaviour Research Briefing document available for download.

SAP Success Factors

Please note: although we sign post to E-Learning on the site we do not own the Surrey Skills Academy website, please see their contact details below for your use.

Telephone: 0208 541 7213

Email: surreyskillsacademy@surreycc.gov.uk

NSPCC Learning and Resources

NSPCC Learning launched

The NSPCC has launched NSPCC Learning, a new website with the latest child protection and safeguarding news, information and training. The new website brings together information and resources for professionals working in safeguarding and child protection in one central point including: the latest research, child protection statistics, leaflets, practical guidance, briefings and evaluations; and information on key topics including resources to keep children safe in schools and colleges.

Source: Introducing NSPCC Learning  Date: 04 September 2018

Further information: NSPCC Learning 

Managing sexualised behaviour in secondary schools: new online course

This new online course, available from the NSPCC, is for anyone working in secondary schools in the UK. The course will help you gain the skills to assess and manage incidents of sexualised behaviour within your school. An online course for primary schools is also available.

Source: NSPCC: Managing sexualised behaviour in schools

Read more on NSPCC Learning: Protecting children from online abuse 

Talking to your Children about Emotional Resilience and Self Harm E-Learning – Link to E-Learning on the Virtual College website for parents, aims to provide essential information that empowers and equips parents to better communicate with their children on the issue of self harm.

Gangs and Trafficking

ECPAT UK (Every Child Protected Against Trafficking)

Behind The Behaviour: Identifying the criminal exploitation of migrant children https://www.ecpat.org.uk/news/behind-the-behaviour

The Secret Gardeners: the trafficking of children from Vietnam – https://www.ecpat.org.uk/the-secret-gardeners

Free webinars on best practice in speaking to trafficked children / age assessment law: https://www.ecpat.org.uk/tools-for-practitioners

County Lines – YouTube video links below:

Introduction to Serious and Organised Crime for professionals who work with young people

Abuse linked to faith

Branded a Witch:

Advice for professionals who work with children accused of witchcraft: