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Level 3 Children & Domestic Abuse Multi-agency Training

Date: Monday, 08th Mar 2021 | Category: General

Target Staff

All Staffordshire organisations who come into contact with children, young people and their families

Prerequisites

Applicants must have undertaken Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board Level 1 Child Protection before attending this course.

Wednesday 17 March 2021 – 09:30 – 4:30  Zoom
More dates coming soon

Aims/objectives

A greater awareness of the prevalence & diversity of domestic abuse
To understand how domestic abuse impacts on children.
To understand the increased risk to children where there is evidence of domestic abuse.
To understand the barriers to children disclosing domestic abuse and the viewpoint of the child.
To act in accordance with the Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board Domestic Abuse procedure.
To promote the importance of multi-agency working and cooperation.
Using Restorative Practice to understand the importance of the child’s voice and the ‘child’s world’. All children should be offered the opportunity to speak to a professional alone or have a suitable advocate to speak on their behalf (particularly for children who are not yet able to talk either because of their age or stage of development, because of a disability, or that English is their 2nd language) in order to gather their views and opinions.
Develop their understanding of domestic abuse, which includes controlling and coercive behaviour from perpetrators of domestic abuse, and the impact this has on children.
To work more effectively by gaining a greater understanding of the different interventions available for safety planning and support.
To understand your own agencies procedures and principles of practice within the context of Domestic Abuse.
To understand the Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board Escalation Policy
Trainer

Trainer

Ben Donagh – Victim Support

Please check our charging policy before booking onto Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board training

Training costs – Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board (staffsscb.org.uk)

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