Alexandra Primary School has successfully completed a comprehensive online safety training programme demonstrating its commitment to keeping children and young people safe online.
The Primary School – has received a National Online Safety Certified School Accreditation for its whole school community approach to protecting children in the online world.
National Online Safety is a multi-award winning digital training provider with extensive resources in online safety, developed in line with the Department of Education’s statutory requirements.
Its CPD accredited courses and educational resources support UK schools in educating the whole school community in online safety– including all school staff, senior leaders, teachers and parents – on how to make the internet a safer place for children.
James Southworth, co-founder at National Online Safety, said: “Congratulations to everyone at Alexandra Primary School on becoming a National Online Safety Certified School. By completing our training programme, the school has shown its strong commitment to implementing an effective whole school approach to online safety.”
“It can be increasingly difficult for schools and parents to stay ahead of online threats and ensure both children and staff are safeguarded from potentially harmful and inappropriate online material. We arm schools with the knowledge they need to understand online dangers and how best to react to any problems.”
John Norton, Head teacher at Alexandra Primary School said:
“We have only recently begun to use this package and are pleased to see staff and parents use the training, webinars and online safety information. This will help support our community and help to provide staff and parents with up to date information which can be easily accessed that will add to our safeguarding of children online. ”