SAFEGUARDING LEVEL 1 – INDUCTION
This 60-minute induction is for all those working or volunteering (paid or unpaid church worker) in the Archdiocese. It introduces the Safeguarding Policy and Guidelines, types of abuse (physical, emotional, sexual and neglect), the Code of Conduct and the importance of safeguarding in church roles.
Online sessions use ZOOM video conferencing. You will need an internet connection, a computer, smartphone or tablet with speakers, a microphone and a webcam either built-in or attached to your device. If you are unable to access IT, please visit your Parish/Agency/Organisation office to arrange the use of facilities.
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If you do not receive the ZOOM link a day prior the induction, please contact us on 9221 7762.
January - February 2024
This session has reached its capacity, please book for another date. Thank you.
March - April 2024
SAFEGUARDING LEVEL 2 – ONBOARDING NEW SAFEGUARDING OFFICERS
This half-day training is for new safeguarding officers and follows on from the Level 1 Induction. It looks further into the Safeguarding Policy and Guidelines, abuse, responding to concerns, SAAT and the role of the Safeguarding Officer. Nominated Safeguarding Officers must have completed the Safeguarding Induction – Level 1 and have submitted an endorsed SGO Nomination Form prior to registering for Level 2.
SAFEGUARDING LEVEL 2 – REFRESHER
This 2 hour refresher course is for safeguarding officers. It provides important updates on the Safeguarding Policy and Guidelines, NCSS Edition 2 (Adults at Risk), SAAT and the importance of safeguarding in your role.
The Safeguarding Program Office can provide face-to-face training and/or presentations at parishes, agencies or organisations. If you would like to host an event, please click on BOOKING FORM. You will be contacted to confirm your request.