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Bespoke Domestic Violence Training

Equation is committed to sharing best practice about the responses that work against domestic violence and abuse

Whatever your area of work, Equation experts can support you to develop the skills in your organisation through impactful training that is tailored specifically to the needs of your agency or area of development need. Our former training clients include Nottinghamshire Police, the Prison Service, City and County Safeguarding teams, Pupil Referral Units, and the East Midlands Ambulance Service.

We can create courses to fit your needs – from a brief intensive workshop to large-scale seminars.

In addition to tailored training on responding to survivors and perpetrators of domestic abuse, we also can offer expertise on specialist areas of domestic violence response, including:

  • domestic violence in same sex relationships
  • women in prostitution experiencing domestic violence
  • coercive control
  • working with children and young people impacted by domestic violence
  • working with men experiencing domestic violence and abuse
  • Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARAC)
  • risk assessment and risk factors related to domestic violence and abuse

Enquiries:  To discuss the options available please contact our training co-ordinator: training@equation.org.uk

Prerequisites

None.

Short, High-Impact Briefings

Our briefings are sessions lasting between 2-3 hours for anyone who wants to develop skills in responding to domestic abuse in their working life, including frontline professionals, community workers and volunteers. We have briefings available on an extensive range of topics and we are continually developing more. Topics currently available are:

• Domestic Abuse Awareness Refresher
• Practical Skills for Working with Survivors of Domestic Abuse
• Domestic Abuse & Counter Allegations: Self-defence and Retaliation
• Domestic Abuse Offence and Coercive Control
• Working with Survivors of Domestic Abuse with Complex Needs: Substance Use and  Mental Illness
• Domestic Abuse in Teenage Intimate Relationships
• An Introduction to Honour-Based Abuse and Forced Marriage
• An Introduction to Understanding Domestic Abuse Against Vulnerable Adults
• An Introduction to Female Genital Mutilation

Please take a look at our brochure for more information on what is covered in each briefing.

If you would like to discuss the training needs at your workplace, our available courses, pricing structures or book a briefing please get in touch.

 

Prerequisites

None.