Safeguarding children and protecting professionals in early years settings: online safety considerations

The Government has published guidance to help those who work in early years settings consider their practice and to take steps to safeguard both children and adults online.

With internet enabled devices being a part of everyday life for children, early years settings (birth to 5 years old) provide a vital foundation for online safety education in today’s digital age. To support early years settings, the UKCIS Education Working Group has developed two documents to help early years settings managers and staff consider their practice and to take steps to safeguard both children and adults online: