Sexual Violence

Date & Time:

Thursday 22 November 2018 (1330 - 1700)

Venue:

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

Detail:

Audience:

This training is aimed at those officers from across all partner agencies who work with adults and children who may have experienced sexual violence.

Delegates should already have a good awareness of and understanding of how to deal with domestic abuse issues e.g. have already completed introductory

courses on domestic abuse such as the 2-day Domestic Abuse course or similar.

This course will build on the previous learning and will provide staff from both the children’s and adults’ workforce across all partner organisations with an awareness of sexual violence issues and how to appropriately support those who have experienced SSCB Target audience: groups 2, 3 &4.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Have an understanding of sexual violence and its potential impact on victims (both adults and children)
  • Know how to respond appropriately and safely to enable victims to receive support
  • Know where and how to provide continued liaison with specialist support services and other relevant agencies
  • Have an awareness of current policy research and practice development on sexual violence
  • Have an awareness of the West Midlands Rape & Sexual Violence Standards
  • 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.

Booking:

Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:

Enquiries:

Email: Angela_James@sandwell.gov.uk or call 0121 569 5438

Trainer:

Black Country Women's Aid

Venue Details:

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

(0121 5698432)

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