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Gaining Further Understanding of Domestic Abuse, Coercive Control & Rape and Sexual Violence

Monday, January 4, 2021

Gaining Further Understanding of Domestic Abuse, Coercive Control & Rape and Sexual Violence

This Multi-Agency training course will increase professionals confidence in identifying victims of Domestic Abuse, Coercive Control & Rape and Sexual Violence. This module will enable practitioners to safely and appropriately support victims.

Level 2 – Awareness -

This course is for staff and volunteers across the partnership who work with or have contact with children, adults and their families/carers and who may be in a position to identify concerns and who have a responsibility to contribute to recognise and report abuse and harm.

 Learning Outcomes:

  • To gain a further understanding in Domestic Violence and explore the indicators of different types of abuse​
  • Understand what Coercive Control is, and how this can impact victims ​
  • Understand the barriers victims of abuse experience​
  • Explore the law around Domestic Abuse​
  • Have knowledge of the definition and prevalence of rape and sexual violence​
  • Understand the myths and attitudes that affect how rape is dealt with
  • Recognise some of the effects of being a victim of rape
  • Refresh knowledge and understanding of care pathways and local services

This training is delivered by Wolverhampton Domestic Violence Forum 

Available dates:

4th March 2021 - 9:30 - 11:30

6th April 2021 - 16:00 - 18:00

13th May 2021 - 8:00 - 10:00

4th June 2021 - 10:00 - 12:00

5th July 2021 - 13:00 - 15:00

12th August 2021 - 15:00 - 17:00

10th September 2021 - 12:00 - 14:00

5th October 2021 - 10:00 - 12:00

5th November 2021 - 14:00 - 16:00

6th December 2021 - 16:00 - 18:00

27th January 2022 - 14:00 - 16:00

2nd March 2022 - 9:30 - 11:30

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To book on any of the above dates please CLICK HERE