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The Social Switch Project  Digital Youth Work Training

The Social Switch Project – Digital Youth Work Training

Thu Dec 03, 2020

The Social Switch Project – Digital Youth Work Training

Time Thu Dec 03 2020 at 09:15 am to 01:30 pm

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An interactive course designed for professionals working with young people about the challenges and opportunities presented by social media.

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Young people live online. It is vital that they are encouraged to be a positive voice in this digital world and that they have opportunities for creative expression.

However, there is a pressing need to support frontline professionals in dealing with harmful and inappropriate online behaviour and the violence which can escalate as result.

The Social Switch Project, delivered by Catch22 and Redthread, is switching on professionals and employers to the challenges and opportunities of social media. It is designed to give frontline professionals, who work with young people, the confidence to use their existing training and knowledge to deal with harmful social media activity. By using the same principles frontline professionals are using offline, this free course teaches best practice for dealing with the digital world.

With more and more practitioners having to work remotely and needing to find innovative ways to stay connected with the young people they work with, this training is now more relevant than ever.

Who is course for?

If you are a frontline professional working with young people in London, The Social Switch Project is free.

What is covered?

The training will:

• Build your understanding of young people’s online behaviour

• Discuss the safeguarding risks associated with social media use and how to appropriately respond

• Discuss the legal and ethical factors involved in social media use

• Improve your understanding of and ability to tackle harmful social media use

• Increase your capacity to support young people to be positive voices online

https://www.thesocialswitchproject.org.uk/

Should you have any questions, please contact the project team on a3Jpc3RpbmEgISBhbmRydWx5dGUgfCByZWR0aHJlYWQgISBvcmcgISB1aw==.



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