Can I successfully complete the training on a smartphone?

You can complete the self-paced components of the training on a smartphone or mobile device, although this will depend on an individual’s preference and the actual device used. However, do not attend the live webinar on a smartphone. Webinars are interactive sessions and you will not successfully complete a webinar on these smaller devices (you will be … Read more

What is a webinar?

A webinar is a live, web-based video conference that uses the internet to connect the individual (or multiple individuals) hosting the webinar to an audience of viewers and listeners from all over. Hosts can show themselves speaking, show slideshows or demonstrations. Participants do not need any special equipment to attend our webinars – a tablet … Read more

Can two or more attend a webinar together on one device?

It is very important that you attend the webinar as an individual, and not as part of a group using one device. This is because of the interactive nature of the event, and how we record each individual’s interaction in the session. That said, a group of people can gather at a suitable venue to … Read more

Attending a webinar on your iPad

Tips on having a great webinar on your iPad First things first: Make sure the iPad you are using has the current version of the Adobe Connect app installed. This is free and available in the iTunes App Store. Make sure your confirmation email for the webinar is available on the same device. Make sure … Read more

Tips on having a great webinar

Tips on having a great webinar First things first: Laptop/desktop computer: If you are using a laptop or desktop computer there is no additional software needed – the webinar will be accessed through your web browser. iPad/tablet: If you are using an Apple iPad or Android tablet make sure you have the current version of the … Read more

What happens if my course enrolment expires before I finish the course?

The online Safe Ministry Essentials and Refresher course both have an enrolment period of six months. You should complete all the self-paced topics, the live webinar and the post-webinar topic within that period. If your course enrolment (six months) expires before you can complete your training (including the webinar and post webinar Topic), then you … Read more

How long do the online courses take to complete?

In general, the online courses will probably take a similar amount of time as the face to face training has done – 2.5 hours for Refresher and up to 5 hours for Essentials. The actual amount of time will however depend on the individual and how fast they read, absorb and interact with the information. … Read more