Working with children and young people
Devon Children's Trust e-learning site
E-learning sessions covering a wide range of topics available to anyone working with children and young people, including parents and carers. To apply for a password email your completed application form to email@example.com
The account login will also enable you to access the Devon County Council e-learning sessions which include the recently added module: Flu Pandemic
Level 1-2 Children’s Workforce Induction Programme
An interactive induction programme aimed at staff and volunteers from any sector who are new to working with children and young people, or those that want to refresh and update their knowledge.
See further information and application form.
Working with adults
The following sessions are available to anyone working with adults and young people
- Safeguarding Adults
- Mental Capacity Act
- Direct Payments
- Self Directed Support
- Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for access.
Available to Adult and Community Services (ACS) practitioners including independent sector.
Contact email@example.com for access
Other free e-learning and online learning resources
Children’s Workforce Development Council Safer Recruitment online training
Learn how to recruit safely into the children and young people’s workforce
Department for Children, Schools and Families: The National Strategies
E-learning modules for the early years and schools workforce.
Social Care Institute for Excellence
E-learning resources for practitioners working with children, young people and adults
e-Learning for Healthcare
e-Learning for Healthcare (e-LfH) is an award winning e-learning programme providing national, quality assured online training content for the healthcare profession.
Devon Learning Network
A number of e-learning sessions are available on the Devon Learning Network. The site is aimed at leaders and managers in health, social care and local authority communities.
Research in Practice
Supporting evidence-informed practice with children and families.
Aims to provide Trustees with easy access to a self paced training system.
BBC online learning, support and advice
BBC offers a range of online-based courses that you can work through at your own pace.
Public sector e-learning exchange.