Safeguarding in Further Education

Protecting Students
Protecting Students

It’s about protecting students in the broadest sense of the term.

Protecting and Detecting Abuse and Neglect
Protecting and Detecting Abuse and Neglect

It’s not just about protecting and detecting abuse and neglect.


Safeguarding in a further education context is about being as proactive as possible, rather than waiting for problems to arise.

The course is specifically designed to equip staff with the confidence to deal with safeguarding issues, recognise signs of neglect and abuse, to know the steps necessary to report these issues, and empower staff with the knowledge and tools they need to get support or take action.

This Safeguarding in Further Education e-learning module is in 9 sections:

  • Introduction
  • Legislation & Guidance
  • Recognising Abuse
  • Institutional Abuse
  • Responding to Abuse
  • Disclosure
  • Whistle Blowing
  • Prevent
  • Assessmenta quiz at the end of the course tests learners’ knowledge on the subject.

Course duration: this course should take around 20 minutes to complete. Learners can bookmark their progress before exiting the course, and resume from that point.

Always up-to-date

If you buy any of our e-learning courses you’ll get all the updates we make, so you’ll always be up-to-date with current legislation.

Learning by design

All of our e-learning courses are highly interactive with rich graphics and audio-visual content, blending a variety of question types to encourage learners to apply concepts to their daily work routine.

Easy to implement & customise

This online learning course comes with Marshall LMS (Learning Management System), which allows you to manage your e-learning and track completed training.

Our in-house developers can quickly & effectively adapt this course to your sector and organisation. You could also add your own graphics, photos & video and amend content to include your policies, procedures, and key areas.

Learn More

If you would like to find out more about our Safeguarding in Further Education e-learning course please get in touch.


This course is split into 9 parts:

Part 1


Part 2

Legislation & Guidance

Part 3

Recognising Abuse

Part 4

Institutional Abuse

Part 5

Responding to Abuse

Part 6


Part 7

Whistle Blowing

Part 8


Part 9

Assessmenta quiz at the end of the course tests learners’ knowledge on the subject


tick icon
Translation available
tick icon
WCAG version available
tick icon
tick icon
Add your own photography and policies
tick icon
Customisation available, with bespoke scenarios
tick icon
Downloadable workbook
tick icon
Smartphone version
tick icon
End of course certificate
tick icon
CPD certified
tick icon
Sector specific versions available

What You Say

"With products such as GDPR or Health and Safety the material must cover all key areas and topics, and it is vital that the language used, case studies discussed, and examples fit the university context. Marshall E-Learning understand all of this, which makes their programmes so attractive."

Durham University

Available as

Off the shelf