National Online Safety Award

Wilmington Academy logo

Dear Parents/Carers,

Further to our previous letter regarding the National Online Safety internet resource, I am delighted to inform you that Wilmington Academy has received a National Online Safety Certified School Accreditation for its whole school community approach to protecting children in the online world demonstrating its commitment to keeping children and young people safe online.  Consequently, we have been granted permission to add the National Online Safety Award logo(see below) to our website.

NOS Certified School Logo

National Online Safety is a multi-award winning digital training provider with extensive resources in online safety, developed in line with the Department of Education’s statutory requirements.  The package includes award-winning online safety e-learning, resources and updates for the whole school community, including Designated Safeguarding Leads, SENCos, all school staff and governors, pupils and parents/carers.

Its CPD accredited courses and educational resources support UK schools in educating the whole school community in online safety– including all school staff, senior leaders, teachers and parents – on how to make the internet a safer place for children.

James Southworth, co-founder at National Online Safety, said: “Congratulations to everyone at Wilmington Academy on becoming a National Online Safety Certified School. By completing our training programme, the school has shown its strong commitment to implementing an effective whole school approach to online safety.”

If you would like more information regarding accessing this resource, please do not hesitate to contact Tim Reffold, our National Online Safety Lead.

Yours faithfully,


Pete Devlin
First Deputy