The Fundamentals of Safe Commissioning

Learn how to improve your safety practice and support the safety of journalists you commission
in this self-paced course for news editors and managers. Please allow at least 3 hours for completion. 


Self-paced learning

Designed to suit a range of knowledge levels and learning styles (3-4 hours in total)

Interactive exercises

Quizzes and scenarios to practice your skills and test your learning progress. 

Tools & templates

To download and use
during and after the course.

Course certificate

Provided on completion. 
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Course outcomes

On completion, you will be able to:

Understand your safety role and responsibilities as an editor

Understand Duty of Care and practice safe commissioning
Conduct a safety self-assessment and work on risk assessments with journalists

Know procedures for incident reporting and develop safety protocols
Make sound editorial vs safety decisions

Support psychological wellness for yourself and your team

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