Kinship Cyber Resilience Training
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Kinship cyber resilience training
We have worked with the Scottish Government to develop cyber resilience and online safety training for kinship carers. The programme is designed to be delivered to carers by their social workers, either in groups or individually.
The suite of training materials contain a four hour core training course on cyber resilience and online safety, download the presentation.
The course focuses on the basic awareness of relevant issues and help carers talk to their child about being safe online and developing skills. The training course also includes up to date resources and organisations that can provide further advice and support.
Training notes on delivering this course as well as evaluation forms can be requested from our team.
Modules to download
To supplement this core training, we are producing a further 10 modules covering a range of relevant issues for kinship carers. The modules have around one hour of content. Trainer notes are also available for the modules.
Addictions, gaming, pornography (PowerPoint)
Applications social media and safe navigation (PowerPoint)
Brain development (PowerPoint)
Communicating safely (PowerPoint)
Child sexual exploitation (PowerPoint)
Digital footprints (PowerPoint)
Privacy and security online (PowerPoint)
Technology assisted harmful sexual behaviour (PowerPoint)
Cyber resilience and internet safety (PowerPoint)
We are in the process of producing a leaflet for carers that sits with this training package which will be available in June 2020.
The training materials can be downloaded and adapted for use by organisations on the understanding that our authorship is acknowledged. Stop It Now! Scotland and our parent UK charity The Lucy Faithfull Foundation are also able to provide online and offline training in this area to carers, social workers and other professionals.