COBIS is committed to the promotion of child protection. Training can be accessed via face-to-face training courses (see tabs below), the COBIS Consultancy Service and online training courses which are delivered in partnership with EduCare.
Host School: New Cairo British International School, Egypt Date: 22-23 November 2019 Delegate fee: £265 for COBIS members; £315 for non-members
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The Two-day Advanced Child Protection Training is for senior and middle leaders, HR staff, school governors, compliance officers, and Designated Safeguarding Leads working in international schools. The training will explore key safeguarding issues, with time for in-depth group discussion and participation.
Host School: New Cairo British International School, Egypt Date: 21 November 2019 Delegate Fees: 155 GBP for COBIS Members; 200 GBP for non-members For Whom? Suitable for Heads, senior and middle leaders, HR staff, school governors, compliance officers and administrative staff. Draft Programme and further information:Click hereRegistration is now closed.
Developing safer recruitment policies and procedures for your organisation
Preparing the recruitment process
Selecting the right people to interview
Carrying out thorough background checks
Responding to concerns identified through background checks and assessing risk
Responding to inappropriate behaviour and allegations of abuse
Having an awareness of 'professional' offending behaviour
Identify useful interview questions and evaluate answers
Produce induction of new staff to prevent poor practices
Safer Recruitment for International Schools - EduCare Online Course
For information about the online Safer Recruitment for International Schools course, please click here.
Venue: Brookehouse School, Runda Campus, Nairobi, Kenya Date: 6 March 2020 Delegate Fees: 195 USD For Whom?: All school staff working in an international school context Further information: click here.
Date: 12 May 2020 Delegate Fees: £295 plus VAT for Members/£350 plus VAT for non-Members For Whom?: Designated Safeguarding Leads, their deputies, and other senior staff working in international schools.All school staff working in an international school context Further information: click here.