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EduCare is the UK's leading provider of online safeguarding and duty of care training. Their courses cover child protection, health and safety, fire safety, first aid, safeguarding vulnerable adults, and more. Each is independently verified for CPD and downloadable , personalised certificates mean you can evidence learning. 

From 25 May GDPR requirements mean we need to have your consent (or otherwise) to share your data with EduCare.

Once we have received your payment via Pay Pal we will email you to confirm that we have your agreement (or otherwise) and you will need to confirm you consent to ASTO sharing your data with EduCare before we register you for the EduCare courses. 

To enable access to your online courses we need to share some of your personal data with EduCare, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course(s).

Your name and email address will be entered on in order to create your user account. When you have been added you will receive a welcome email from EduCare with instructions on how to log in. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the EduCare database and be available to ASTO for the purpose of managing your course(s).

Your name and email will be held on EduCare’s Learner Management System (LMS) for the purpose of underetaking courses, recording details of the course(s) and any certification you gain as a result of it. Here is a link to Educare’s Privacy Policy which you should read, this includes a link to more information about GDPR and how EduCare processes and stores data. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us on 02392 503222. 

ASTO is promoting these online courses to assist our member organisations in attaining the highest standards. We are offering a range of courses, and any or all of them can be taken for one price of £10, (ASTO member organisation's staff/volunteers only). Please refer to the PDF files at the end of this web page for details of the individual courses. Once you have paid via Paypal and we have confirmation who you work for, or your organisation has paid us via invoice and once we have confirmation that you are happy for us to share your name and email address with EduCare, we will ask EduCare to register you.

As we need to send your details to EduCare this will only be done during ASTO working hours, please do not email at a weekend or evening to say you have paid and not been registered. IMPORTANT - the email address AND THE NAME you list on the PayPal page is the one we will use to register you unless you This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. you wish to use a different email or name for your EduCare courses.  If someone else is paying for your course you MUST contact us to let us know the name to register, otherwise the name of the person paying WILL BE the name on any certificates. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any queries.

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ASTO Online Courses
Member Organisation Name

Child Protection in Sport & Active Leisure
Preventing Bullying
Safer Recruitment
Safeguarding Young People
Safeguarding Adults
An introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation
An introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation
An Introduction to Safety In Clubs
Personal Safety 2017
Equality & Diversity
Child protection Refresher
Online Safety
First Aid Essentials