Learning from Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHR)-Safeguarding & Domestic Abuse/Coercive Control

Date & Time:

Monday 2 December 2019 (13:30 - 17:00)


Coneygre Arts Centre, Sedgley Rd E, Tipton, DY4 8UH



This training will identify key learning from Domestic Homicide Reviews.

Delegates should already have undertaken previous domestic abuse training i.e. the 2-day domestic abuse training course

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand key lessons from local Domestic Homicide Reviews
  • Understand the pattern of coercive control in domestic violence and abuse and its impact upon parenting.
  • Understand the increased risks associated with ending a violent relationship and the factors that make it dangerous for victims to leave.
  • Be familiar with the tactics used by domestic violence abusers to prevent help seeking by a non-abusing parent/partner.
  • Become familiar with the worries and concerns children and victims may have around domestic abuse and agency involvement.
  • Be aware of the tools and pathways for responding to child and adult safeguarding in the context of domestic violence in Sandwell, including MASH; DV Screening; Early Help and MARAC.
  • Be familiar with both unsafe practice and good practice in protecting victims and children exposed to domestic abuse.
  • Be more confident in supporting victims and children experiencing domestic abuse.



  • Please note when booking onto this training course, you will be expected to stay for the FULL duration of the training session unless prior agreement has been made with the training organisers or trainers via domesticabuse_admin@sandwell.gov.uk . Late arrivals or early leavers may not be issued with a completed training certificate.

 Terms & Conditions: Cancellation and Non-Attendance
•The charge for non-attendance will be £30 per delegate per day for non-attendance/late cancellation on training.( (The charge for non-attendance on the 2 day domestic violence course will be £60).
•Cancellations are to be made via your online account at least five working days in advance of a course to ensure you are not charged a non-attendance fee, unless you can arrange for another representative from your service area to attend in your place.
•It is assumed that delegates are informing their manager of their training booking upon reservation.


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:




Simon Hill

Venue Details:

Coneygre Arts Centre, Sedgley Rd E, Tipton, DY4 8UH

(0121 5698432)