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Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), Honour Based Violence (HBV) & Forced Marriage - Full day course

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Target Audience:

This course is available to all staff who are currently working with children, young people and their families.


To provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), Honour Based violence (HBV) and Forced Marriage (FM) to safeguard children, young people and adults at risk

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this training course the participants will;

  • have the confidence to identify victims that are at risk and the assurance to respond to their needs
  • have an understanding of the impact that culture and religion have in Honour Based Violence (HBV), Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
  • have an understanding of the importance of collaborative working in order to safeguard children and adults at risk and how to respond effectively.
  • be culturally competent when working within minority communities
  • have the relevant knowledge of local and National procedures, legislation and resources; in order to safeguard and support victims
  • understand how to undertake multi agency working and how to confidently challenge other agencies and make use of the 'Escalation Policy'.


The course is a combination of facilitator input, interactive discussion, case studies and exercises.

Other Information:

Facilitators: Sadia Hameed, Safeguarding Child & Adult Trainer
Maximum Number of Participants: 25
Lunch is not provided


If you have any questions about this training course, please contact the Adult Education Team on 01452 583863 or email adedsafeguardingcourses@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Booking a place on this course

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Training dates to March 2021
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Tuesday 28th January 2020 Gloucester Farmers Club, Agricultural House, Grenville Close, Sandhurst Lane, Gloucester GL2 9RG

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Friday 12th

June 2020


All day



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Monday 12th October 2020 TBC

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Monday 8th February 2021 TBC

All day


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