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ONLINE: Dealing with Allegations of Abuse against Head Teachers and Senior Staff for Independent School Governors (England, UK version)

Course overview

Dealing with allegations of abuse against head teachers and senior staff - For independent school governors (England, UK version) To understand the process of how to deal with a situation should it arise and to know the role of the governor and other agencies. Be aware of how to best support those involved and to know what best practice looks like. Certificate awarded.

(England, UK only)
Course length: Approx 2 hrs

Course aims

  • To gain knowledge of the legal and regulatory context to allegations and their management.
  • To understand the role of a governor in situations where allegations have been made.
  • To be aware of the processes that must be followed and the roles of external agencies where allegations are made.
  • To understand how best to support those involved.
  • To be aware of what best practice looks like where allegations are made.

ONLINE: Dealing with Allegations of Abuse against Head Teachers and Senior Staff for Independent School Governors (England, UK version)

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How it works

  1. Sign up & pay securely
  2. Login emailed to you
  3. Work with course online
  4. 60 days access to course
  5. Take test at the end
  6. Download certificate

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  5. Call 01992 787242

Note: This online course is currenltly awaiting CPD-Certificaton

Who is this course for?

Independent Schools Governors in England, UK

Course outline

  • Terms of use
  • Welcome
  • What to expect
  • Course Aims
  • Background and scope
  • Responsibilities and key principles
  • Allegation or complaint?
  • What might constitute and allegation?
  • The employer
  • Who is the employer?
  • Giving support: employers' responsibilities to parents / carers
  • Giving support: employers' responsibilities to employees
  • First things to consider
  • Initial considerations and explanations
  • Secondary considerations
  • Practicalities
  • Reasonable force
  • Confidentiality and information sharing
  • Suspension
  • Managing exits from the school
  • Records and references
  • After a criminal investigation or prosecution
  • What happens next?
  • Unfounded or malicious allegations
  • Governance and management processes
  • Closing thoughts
  • Sources of additional information
  • Course test
  • Help

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Customer feedback

"The course is easy to navigate and very informative. I've learnt loads and feel more confident with child protection responsibilities and what to do - I would recommend this online course to you." Course: Child Protection Awareness (Online level 1) (England UK version) Mrs A. Poore

Benefits of our online training courses

  • It's sometimes difficult to attend a training course. An online course could just be the solution you are looking for.
  • An online course can be taken any time of day
  • The test at the end of the course can be re-taken, whilst your subscription is live
  • Download your certificate straight away after completing the course

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Question: Is this training course online?

Answer: Yes, this is online training

Question: How long does it take to complete
These courses

Answer: It takes approximately 2.5 hours to complete

Question: Do I get a certificate?

Answer: Yes, after passing the test at the end of th course

Question: Do you do face to face training


Graffham Consulting Ltd Client Testimonials

Royal Ballet School
'The trainer was brilliant, I learnt everything I needed to know. I found the day interesting, informative, and very enjoyable. The course surpassed my expectations, I learnt to be more aware and thorough, and to know my responsibilities. The course was definitely value for money.'

BBC Clubs

'The trainer was excellent, great communication, knowledge, and explained every detail. The sessions included a lot of useful explanations of issues and topics. The course very much met my expectations, very much value for money.'

Braeside School
'The trainer was excellent and I learnt good practical advice on how to proceed. The sessions were very useful and this Child Protection course will enable me to take up my role in September. The course was value for money.'

'The sessions were very good. The trainer was informative and there was a strong interaction with the students. The venue, refreshments and food were very good and the course was value for money.'

London Independent Hospital 
'The course more than met my expectations, to gain more understanding of the whole realm of child protection. I learnt loads. The sessions were very useful, the trainer was really good and I loved the interaction'

Glenarm College
'The trainer was excellent, I can't wait to do level 2. All the sessions were useful and I learnt more about Child Protection issues and how to deal with them. The course was value for money.'

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