Online Safeguarding Training and E-learning

Blackpool Council Training

Blackpool Safeguarding Boards offer a range of online training courses delivered via iPool - Blackpool Council's E-learning Hub. Agencies and groups linked to the work of the Blackpool Safeguarding Boards will be able to register and access online training on the following:

  • Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Dementia Awareness for All
  • Information Sharing
  • Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty 
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Safeguarding/Protection of Adults
  • Safer Working Practices

Guide to access iPool

We need to talk about suicide

The We need to talk about suicide e-learning resource developed jointly by Health Education England and Public Health England highlights the devastating impact of suicide on individuals, families and communities.

The resource has been developed with support from a wide range of external partners including the charitable sector, blue light services, academia, experts in mental health and, importantly, people with lived experience, to ensure that it is fit for purpose.

Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) Training

The Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) e-learning provides professionals with the awareness of the actions they need to take to deal with the death of a child. It also supports professionals to understand the surrounding themes.

Recognising and Preventing Female Genital Mutilation

This is a free online course provided by The Home Office with the objective of training professionals to recognise FGM. The course explores the key issues related to FGM and how these affect the life of the individual.

Additionally, there is also an FGM resource pack available from The Home Office

Prevent Training

Link to the College of Policing and Metropolitan Police Service e-learning package on Channel General Awareness. How Channel links to the Governments Counter Terrorism Strategy. Looking at the Channel Process and Purpose and how to support vulnerable people.