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Growing Futures offers Victorian Child Safe Standards training, NSW Child Safe Standards training and National Child Safe Standards training. We provide trauma informed child protection training for schools, childcare centres and community groups.

 

Our child safety training is engaging and practical, with real life case examples.

 

We are proud of the high standard of child safety education we deliver and the trusted relationships we build with organisations and educators.

Training

 

Training sessions range from one-hour webinars to full day workshops and are interactive, engaging and easy to understand.  Need customised training? Explore our range of child safety training workshops below and contact us to discuss your organisation's needs.

Understand Victoria's child safe standards and your obligations to report and respond to concerns relating to child safety.

Victorian Child Safe Standards

This two-hour workshop is for organisations who work with children and are covered by the Victorian Child Safe Standards.

Child Safe practices

Supporting children who have experienced trauma can impact on your wellbeing. Take a proactive approach to self-care.

Self-care for educators

Understand the NSW child safe standards and your obligations to report and respond to concerns relating to child safety.

NSW Child Safe Standards

Understand what is considered normal and what are problem sexual behaviours. Develop strategies for responding to concerns.

Problem sexual behaviour

Child safety webinars bringing together peers from similar organisations.

Public webinars for individuals

Understand your role as a School Councillor in ensuring the school is compliant with Victoria's Child Safety Standards.

Introduction to the VIC child Safe Standards

Discover how to support children who have experienced trauma and look after your own wellbeing.

Recognising and responding to abuse

Our terms and conditions for bookings.

Terms and conditions

With 1 in 32 Australian children having contact with Child Protection (2019-2020), learn how to recognise and support children who have experienced trauma.

Child Protection for Victorian Educators

Learn how to prioritise child safety and respond appropriately to children who have experienced harm or are at risk.

Trauma in the classroom

What Clients Say

"Helen used a lot of relatable examples...She took the time to understand our context and tailored her sessions to suit our needs. The sessions were well structured with adequate breaks, group exercises and discussion opportunities. Helen creates a safe, calm environment for all. We are greatly appreciative of her professionalism, knowledge and ability to communicate highly sensitive topics effectively." 

Kyra Nathan, MTHCS Early Years Services, Ouyen, VIC

Why choose us?

Growing Futures' child safety training supports organisations who work with children to implement policies and practises to:

  • keep children safe

  • support children who may have experienced harm

  • adhere to your state or territory's Child Safe Standards 

Even though the legislation can seem technical, our training is:

  • easy to understand

  • practical, with real examples

  • tailored to your staff's needs

 

Why should your staff complete child safety training?

 

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse and the Royal Commission into Family Violence have both highlighted the need for organisations to provide staff with appropriate training. Staff must be able to recognise and respond to concerns related to trauma, abuse and family violence.​

 

Contact us today to ask any questions and to book your training.

 

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