Professional Boundaries and Social Media

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at any staff or volunteers who work with vulnerable people who use modern technology in their personal or professional lives.

Do you need previous experience or qualifications to attend this course?

 

Need help on managing social media boundaries when working with vulnerable or younger people?

Professional Boundaries         No experience necessary    

Course Content

This course will look at the benefits of modern communication methods as well as considering some of the implications of careless or inappropriate use of social networking and other forums.  It will provide positive solutions to help keep staff and service users safe while delivering a high quality personalised service within healthy professional boundaries.

Objectives

The training will cover the following areas:

  • what is meant by professional boundaries and how social media can affect them
  • the benefits of modern technology including social media, the internet, mobile phones and others
  • specific risks for staff, service users and organisations relating to social media use and misuse
  • how to develop positive alternatives and solutions to protect all
 

Assessment

no formal assessment - however certificate of attendance is given to each attendee

Car Parking

Available on site

Refreshments

Buffet lunch and Teas / coffees provided.

Contact

To make a booking please complete the booking form and return to Emma Codd  by email emma@hgta.org