Thinkuknow Introduction Course

FREE - Run by a CEOP Ambassador

Course Aims

This course is run by a CEOP trained Ambassador (i.e. a professional who has completed our Ambassador training course).

The Thinkuknow Introduction course covers:

  • Introduction to CEOP and Reporting
  • Children and Young People Online
  • Online Sexual Abuse
  • Nude Selfies: What Professionals Need to Know
  • The Thinkuknow Resources

CEOP Ambassadors are not required to publicly advertise their courses, and do so on a voluntary basis. If there are currently no available courses listed on this page, you may be interested in our e-learning programme Keeping Children Safe Online (KCSO), developed in partnership with the NSPCC. Further information is available here.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at professionals who work directly with children and young people, including:

  •           Teachers
  •           Youth workers
  •           Social workers
  •           Police officers
  •           Child Protection professionals

Delegate criteria and cost

The Thinkuknow Introduction course is free for all delegates to attend.

All delegates attending the Thinkuknow Training course must present photographic ID to the Ambassador running the training at Event Registration for verification purposes. Acceptable forms of photographic ID are a passport, driver’s licence or work ID.

Additionally, we ask delegates to provide a letter from their employer on headed paper, signed by a manager stating:

  • The delegate’s role and length of employment period/association with the organisation they are representing;
  • The relevance of the training to the delegate’s role;
  • How the delegate intends to apply the knowledge gained;
  • Confirmation that the organisation has undertaken necessary risk assessment that the delegate is suitable to work with children and young people.

This must be supplied at event registration when attending the Thinkuknow Introduction course.

As a law enforcement agency, CEOP insists that any convictions are disclosed directly to us prior to attending the event - ceopeducation@nca.x.gsi.gov.uk.

Law enforcement officers (i.e. NCA Officers, police officers and those employed by a police service) do not need to provide this letter. Please present your police work ID or Warrant Card at event registration.

Independent consultants and international delegates

If you are interested in attending the event please email CEOP’s Education Team at ceopeducation@nca.x.gsi.gov.uk to register your interest.

PLEASE NOTE – CEOP Ambassadors have the right to refuse entry to any delegate who does not provide the required clearance and identity documents detailed above on the day.