Educators: Recognising and responding to grooming


About this module
This module will provide primary and secondary educators and staff with a greater understanding of motivations for offending behaviours, how a child might be targeted, online and offline grooming behaviours, effective responses and how to protect children from harm.   
Information on reportable conduct schemes for relevant states are also provided.  

Module duration

This course is estimated to take 1 hour to complete


The module covers

  • What is sexual offending
  • Offending behaviour and motivation and victim selection
  • Grooming
  • Online grooming
  • Sexting
  • Grooming legislation and reporting requirements 


Attention NSW participants:
NESA is currently undergoing changes to their system. 
You will be able to claim Professional Development hours for Bravehearts online courses, however, you will need to apply these yourself on the NESA website under “Elective PD”. If you have any queries, please contact NESA directly on 1300 739 338. PD Hours for this course: 1


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