Week one

Thursday 5 November

2.00 - 3.00pm - A View from the Regulator

Andrew Kingscott - HSE Head of Public Administration, Education and Volunteers

Andrew currently heads the HSE Engagement and Policy team which focuses on education settings. The webinar will reflect on the early findings from the spot check inspections to assess COVID compliance in schools and touch on wider current and emerging health and safety issues in schools.

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Chair – Ian Watkinson, NEU Executive member and chair of Health and Safety Organising Forum

4.00 - 5.00pm - Thinking of becoming a Health and Safety rep?

Join us to find out more about what the role involves and share experiences with our panel of recent recruits. An opportunity to hear from NEU health and safety reps who took on the role during the COVID-19 crisis, including their challenges and achievements.

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Chair – Ian Watkinson, NEU Executive member and chair of Health and Safety Organising Forum

Friday 6 November

1.30 - 3.00pm - On-line Safety and Impact of Covid-19

Karl Hopwood, Online Safety Expert, esafety Ltd

The session will look at the latest trends and developments in online safety including the impact of COVID-19. It will consider the latest research and summarise the latest guidance for schools.

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Chair – Ian Watkinson, NEU Executive member and chair of Health and Safety Organising Forum

3.30 - 5.00pm - Managing Climate Fear and Anxiety, including introduction to Youth Climate Summit Week

Clover Hogan climate activist and founder of Force of Nature - a youth-led organisation empowering Gen Z to step up, rather than shut down, in the face of the climate crisis, with contributions from two Youth Climate Ambassadors.

This webinar will explore how you can help your students cultivate mindsets of agency, purpose and resilience; develop the knowledge and tools to be effective; and drive real solutions to the planet’s messiest problems.

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