How long is ministry safe training? Our highest level of training, MinistrySafe Institute, is a 16-hour seminary-level course focused on equipping church leaders to understand, prevent, and respond to the reality of child sexual abuse.
What is a child protection course? It is about promoting the health and welfare of children and young people helping them to grow up in a safe and supportive environment. This course is important for anyone that works with children and young people in any capacity to be aware of their typical developmental stages and progressions of development.
How often do you need child protection training in NSW? New South Wales. Child Protection Training. Mandatory reporters and Nominated Supervisors are required by law to complete a child protection course. It is best practice to complete refresher training every 12-24 months.
How do I talk to my child about staying safe?
- Talk about “safe” and “unsafe” touching rather than “good” or “bad” touching.
- Use age-appropriate wording.
- Teach the difference between healthy and unhealthy secrets.
- Have your child name five people that they could talk to if someone was touching them in an unsafe way.