FGM, forced marriage and honour based violence for staff, e learning

Provider
Lincolnshire Safeguarding Childrens Partnership
Introduction

E Learning package covers FGM, forced marriage, honour based violence and spirit possession.

This training can be used as evidence towards helping you achieve SMSC.

Outcomes

Learning aims are:

  • recognise why cultural awareness is important in order to achieve the best possible outcomes for children
  • identify how and why cultural traditions can result in the abuse of children
  • recognise the effects that cultural rituals such as female genital mutilation (FGM) can have on children
  • recognise how cultural beliefs such as a belief in spirit possession can result in the abuse of children
Availability

Training is a via e learning on the LSCP website.  It takes 90 -120 minutes, but can be undertaken in stages

Benefits

This course:

  • provides an understanding of the four main types of abuse that stem from culture related traditions
  • increases awareness of specific cultural and religious needs
  • provides the knowledge practitioners need to be confident when speaking with people from a different cultural background around the subjects
Cost

Free for maintained schools. All others £25 plus VAT.

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