This module is currently in development.
All clergy, employees and volunteers working or in ministry are required to complete the Safeguarding Essentials online program (approximately 30 minutes) upon commencement and on an annual basis.
This training is designed to provide foundational knowledge to:
Please note: The completion of online training may pose challenges for volunteers without access to a computer and those who do not feel confident using technology. It may help to host an assisted session and work with volunteers to complete the online training as a group.
This compulsory induction session is specifically designed for persons (i.e. clergy and employees) who are newly appointed to the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne to:
You do not require any prior knowledge in this area. The induction is pitched at an introductory level.
Two upcoming sessions are available via Zoom.
Note: You are only required to attend one of the sessions.
The Professional Standards Unit has developed for a range of e-learning videos for those involved in the implementation of child safe policies and procedures within a Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne parish, agency or entity. These e-learning videos are intended to provide convenient and easily accessible training.