T: (01429) 523825

H: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

The Adults & Children Safeguarding Partner Organisations across Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees actively support the ‘Think Family’ approach and are committed to the continuous learning and development of all staff and volunteers working with vulnerable people: adults, children, young people and families and through this site you will be able to view, select and be given immediate access to a range of e-learning opportunities.

What does it cost?

All courses are currently free of charge for staff and volunteers working within the Tees area in Statutory, Voluntary or Not for Profit Organisations. Please note that Commissioned Care Providers, Nurseries, Academies and Independent Schools are not considered as Private / For Profit organisations and can access the e-learning free of charge.

Learners who work for Private / For Profit organisations can purchase courses directly from the Virtual College. 

Course titles:

  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Development
  • Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • Equality and Inclusion
  • E-Safety
  • FGM, Forced Marriage, Spirit Possession and Honour Based Violence
  • Hate crime
  • Hidden Harm
  • Information Sharing
  • Parental Mental Health
  • Risk Assessment (when working with children and families)
  • Safeguarding Adults at Risk
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Safer Recruitment
  • Self-harm and Suicidal Thought in Children and Young People
  • Sexual Exploitation
  • Trafficking, Exploitation and Modern Slavery
  • Understanding Pathways to Extremism and the Prevent Programme
  • Working with Children with Disabilities