Domestic Violence and Abuse - Level 1 (DASP)

Date & Time:

Thursday 8 March 2018 (09:30 - 16:30)


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


Target audience: Delegates should have completed the Artemis e-learning module on Domestic Violence and Abuse before attending this Level 1 DVA training.  This is an introductory Level 1 course which provides staff from both the children’s and adults’ workforce across all partner organisations with a broad and comprehensive introduction to domestic violence and abuse issues


Learning outcomes:

  • To develop an understanding of the dynamics of domestic violence and abuse (DVA)
  • To be able to recognise the signs and symptoms of DVA
  • To be able to recognise the links to mental health, alcohol and substance misuse
  • To have an awareness of the legal duties in relation to child protection, adults with care and support needs and domestic abuse victims
  • To have an understanding of the concept of shame that is associated with “honour”-based violence
  • To have an increased understanding of forced marriage and female genital mutilation
  • To be able to respond to a disclosure of domestic violence sensitively and in a way that ensures people’s safety
  • To have an understanding of the 7 golden rules of information sharing
  • To understand the impact on children who witness domestic abuse
  • To have received an introduction to Serious Case Reviews and Domestic Homicide Reviews


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Email: or call 0121 569 5438


Black Country Women's Aid

Venue Details:

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

(0121 5698432)