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Creating Child Safe Organisations

Registrations for this event are now closed.
Dates & Times Location
Start: Oct 3, 2017 at 9:30AM Finish: Oct 3, 2017 at 4:30PM Registrations close: Sep 26, 2017 at 12:59PM Kathleen Syme Library & Community Centre
251 Faraday Street
Carlton, VIC, 3053
General Notes
Limited spaces available. Please book early to secure your place.
Registration Tickets

Creating Child Safe Organisations is a 1 day training program which aims to provide a comprehensive overview of policies, procedures and practices that strengthen your organisation's capacity to provide a safe and empowering environment for children and young people.



  • Brief outline of child abuse, its indicators, prevalence and impact
  • Legislative context including the Victorian Child Safe Standards 
  • Creating a child safe culture 
  • Developing a child safe policy framework (including a code of conduct)
  • Exploration of organisational risk and protective factors
  • Promoting best practice in screening, recruitment and selection
  • Responding to and reporting child abuse  
  • Empowerment strategies for children and young people


What are the learning outcomes?  

  • Understanding of child abuse and its impact on children and young people
  • An  understanding of your organisation's responsibilities within the current legislative context 
  • Building a child safe culture that promotes the empowerment of children and young people in your organisation
  • How to develop and implement a child safe policy and code of conduct in your organisation
  • How to strengthen screening, recruitment and selection processes in your organisation
  • Procedures that encourage effective response to concerns, allegations or incidences of child abuse   


Who should attend?

Staff and volunteers responsible for the implementation of child safe policies and procedures across your organisation. 


More Information

For more information or to find out how Child Wise can run any of our sessions in-house at your organisation,   email      our Training team or call the office  on  03 9826 6344  


To find out when our next Creating Child Safe Organisations public training will be held, please visit our  Upcoming Training page  



The cost for the full day program,  including all materials  and catering  is  $400 +GST.

Contact Us for Further Information

Name: Child Wise
Phone: 03 9826 6344
Category: Training
Tags: child abuse prevention, child safe organisations, child safety, training,
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