Independent domestic violence advisor

 

Idva training for independent domestic abuse advisorsIdva training to meet your needs

Our Idva training course is for Idvas, domestic abuse practitioners and service managers with a caseload. The course will help you enhance your practical knowledge, helping you provide the best possible support for domestic abuse victims, survivors and their children.

The training is supported by relevant specialists from many different fields, including the criminal justice system, family law, child protection, sexual assault referral centres (Sarcs) and housing services.

98% of learners told us they felt more confident in their role after receiving our Idva training

The course will support you to:

  • help victims and their children feel safer through the provision of a quality Idva response
  • develop your confidence and skills through group work, coaching and one-to-one feedback sessions
  • share experience and best practice with other Idva learners
  • improve practice within your service

Course details:

Foundation level training

Bristol

Dates:
Block 1: 29th - 31st January 
Block 2: 26th - 28th February
Block 3: 26th - 28th March
Block 4: 23rd - 25th April

Price: £2,400

Subsidies: There are a very limited number of reduced fee places at £1,950. These places are for registered charities with an annual income of less than £1million and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

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Manchester

Dates:
Block 1: 12th - 14th February
Block 2: 12th - 14th March
Block 3: 9th - 11th April
Block 4: 7th - 9th May

Price: £2,400

Subsidies: There are a very limited number of reduced fee places at £1,950. These places are for registered charities with an annual income of less than £1million and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

Applications for our Manchester course are now closed and are currently being processed. If you've submitted an application, we'll be in touch soon. 

London

Dates:
Block 1: 2nd - 4th April
Block 2: 20th April - 2nd May
Block 3: 28th - 30th May
Block 4: 25th - 27th June

Price: £2,400

Subsidies: There are a very limited number of reduced fee places at £1,950. These places are for registered charities with an annual income of less than £1million and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

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Expert level training

London

Dates: 5th – 8th Feb 2019

Price: £795

Subsidies: We're pleased to be offering a limited number of subsidised places at £550 for charities with an annual income of less than £1 million. These are very limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

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For queries about eligibility, pricing or any other questions, call our training team on 0117 403 3224 or email training@safelives.org.uk