Since the pandemic there has been an increase in the amount of time young people are spending online. Our team of online safeguarding experts have been busier than ever monitoring the emerging trends, risks and threats to children and young people online.  

As schools make preparations to return to classroom based learning, it’s now more important than ever to stay up to date with the latest safeguarding information, advice and guidance.  

What is a Safeguarding Alert?

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You can rest assured that when you receive training from us, it’s informed by the latest emerging risks to children and young people online. We know that trends can move fast, which is why standing still can mean falling behind. 

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Here is a list of our most recent safeguarding alerts over the past few months:

TikTok Alert

Harmful Content

Avakin Life


Lesson Bombing

Dangerous Chat Rooms

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