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Volunteers online course: Responding to Abuse and Neglect – Education and Care

This is a specific child protection training course. It is part of a set of RAN-EC courses.

Course details

Course type: online
Running time: 1 hour
To book in: talk to your local site leader then register for the volunteers online course

Minimum requirements

Volunteers recruited by an education service

Approval from the local principal, preschool director or out of school hours care (OSHC) director. They must be sure this is the best fit for you.

This applies to any service run by the Department for Education, Catholic Education South Australia, or the Association of Independent Schools of South Australia.

Volunteers from other organisations

Approval from the organisation responsible for you. Your organisation will decide if doing the online course is the best fit for you.

Suitable for

People volunteering at an education service where there are children or young people.

Example roles this is suitable for

  • governing council members
  • preschool management committee members
  • OSHC volunteer
  • parents that volunteer in the canteen
  • kitchen garden volunteers
  • Service to Youth volunteers
  • Anglicare volunteers

Remember: you must meet the minimum requirements to do this course online instead of in person.

Not suitable for

Your site leader will let you know if this is the right course for you.

Endorsed by

This course was developed and is endorsed by:

  • the Department for Education
  • Catholic Education South Australia
  • Association of Independent Schools of South Australia.


RAN-EC support and access to training

Technical support for online courses Contact your organisation’s ICT helpdesk.

Other RAN-EC enquiries 

Contact your organisation: 

  • Department for Education — government schools
    Email: education.RANEC [at] sa.gov.au 
  • Catholic Education SA — for people working with Catholic schools
    Email: RANEC.HR [at] cesa.catholic.edu.au
  • Association of Independent Schools of SA — for people working or volunteering with independent schools
    Email: office [at] ais.sa.edu.au