Where do I find my YouTube Channel ID?

The Safer Schools Portal has the ability to locate your school/organisation's Youtube Channel ID, using the following steps:

Step 1. Access the 'Customisation' tab via the left-hand side menu of the Safer Schools Admin Portal. 👇

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Step 2. Locate the 'YouTube Channel ID' field on the 'Social Media' section of the customisation screen and click on the accompanying text box. 👇

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Step 3. Once you have selected the text box for 'YouTube Channel ID', you will see the following pop-up appear. 👇

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Step 4. Go to your school/organisation's YouTube Channel home page and copy the URL from your browser.

Note: A URL is the address of a website. 

Tip: We advise that the URL provided is from the 'Home' section of your YouTube channel. You can access the 'Home' section of your Profile by selecting your Profile Icon in the top-right hand corner and selecting 'Your Channel'. 

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Step 5. Paste the URL into the required field marked 'Link:' and select 'Get YouTube Channel ID'. 👇

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Step 6. Once you have followed the above steps your 'YouTube Channel ID' will auto-populate into the correct field within the 'Customisation' page.

Tip: You can also provide your school's Facebook and Instagram URL's and your Twitter ID. Click here for more information. 

Tip: If you need to speak to a member of the Safer Schools Team, use the Live Chat icon on the bottom left-hand side of the webpage. 


Still need help? Contact the Safer Schools support service using the Live Chat Icon on the bottom left-hand side of the webpage. Alternatively, you can email us on saferschools@ineqe.com or call 02896005777.