Early Years Safeguarding and Child Protection eLearning

We are proud to be the pioneers in supporting Aotearoa's Early Years sector with tailored safeguarding and child protection eLearning. With our early years tamariki continuing to be those most at risk from maltreatment, abuse and neglect, our Early Years Professionals must gain the knowledge and skills necessary to support them in identifying and responding to any welfare concerns. 

This course ensures child protection requirements don't remain theoretical and staff have the necessary knowledge and skills to apply their safeguarding requirements in everyday thinking and practice.

This eLearning has been specifically tailored for early years organisations and professionals and/or those supporting our early years sector. It is designed for staff across all levels and can serve as new or refresher learningBased on the main Rs of child protection, this engaging, interactive, and highly well-evaluated eLearning will guide Learners through:

  • Recognising Concerns
  • Responding to Concerns
  • Reporting/Referring Concerns
  • Recording Concerns

Learners also explore the fundamentals of creating a safer organisation for everyone.

Incl. GST $30.00

Alternatively, organisations can purchase this course as a tailored LMS-ready eLearning product for internal hosting. Please contact us for further details on this option.

Multiple Learner Discounts

10% Discount

FOR 10 - 50 LEARNER REGISTRATIONS

$ 27

Incl. GST per learner

15% Discount

FOR 51 - 100 LEARNER REGISTRATIONS

$ 25.50

Incl. GST per learner

20% Discount

FOR 101+ LEARNER REGISTRATIONS

$ 24.00

Incl. GST per learner

TAILORED AND SPECIALIST MATERIAL

Expert eLearning and practical resources supporting the application of learning.

A MODULE APPROACH

Explore the following all in a manner tailored to early years:

- The main Rs of child protection.

- How safeguarding is a shared responsibility; and 

- The fundamentals of creating a safeguarding culture.

LEARN AT YOUR OWN PACE

Take a phased approach, picking up where you left off and enjoy ongoing access for up to 12 months from your registration.

EVIDENCE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Receive a personal certificate of achievement that also details the course aim, learning objects and study time (4-hours).

For all early years professionals and organisations...


Although not exclusive, Professional examples include early childhood: 

Consultants / Educators / Kaiako / Relievers / Service Managers / Headteachers / Teachers / Teachers in Training / Support staff / Child Development Specialists / Family Support Workers / Learning Mentors / Nannies/Au-pairs; Play Specialists / Pregnancy and Health Professionals / Therapists.

Although not exclusive, Organisation examples include:

Childcare Centres / Community Services / Schools / Daycare / ECE / Kindergarten/ Montessori / Associations, Advisory and Leadership Groups / Councils / Federations / Early years Health, Hospital and Care Services / Government Ministries / Home-based providers / Independent Professionals / NGO's / Nurseries / Playcentres / Pregnancy Services / Te Kohanga Reo and many more.

Meet Some of Our Early Years eLearning Whānau 


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Safeguarding Children with Disabilities and Additional Needs

Another learning option that can meet the needs of Early Years Staff and organisations is our Safeguarding Children with Disabilities and Additional Needs course.

This eLearning promotes best practice in understanding how children with additional needs can face increased vulnerability and how to demonstrate inclusive safeguarding practice when responding to their needs. We encourage all early years organisations to consider diversifying their Learner representation across this early years course and our disabilities eLearning course.

Safeguarding Staff Learning Options

We've created some specialist learning options for staff with specific safeguarding roles and/or responsibilities, e.g. a Safeguarding Leads, Safeguarding Champion, etc. We offer our Safeguarding Staff Learning via two learning options:

  1. By undertaking Specialist Safeguarding Staff eLearning; or
  2. By undertaking our blended learning programme, which offers our Specialist Safeguarding Staff eLearning and access to our 2hr Safeguarding Staff Online Class.