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Online training for professionals in Scotland

We are pleased to offer a number of new online courses for professionals in Scotland. These courses are open to any professional or volunteer looking to strengthen and deepen their understanding of domestic abuse. Please note all sessions will be hosted on Zoom.

Session 1: Understanding the dynamics of domestic abuse and coercive control

 

Wednesday, September 23rd – 10am – 12.30pm. The cost of this course is £45.

This session will cover:

  • The impact of domestic abuse on the whole family
  • Identifying domestic abuse
  • Perpetrator tactics
  • How domestic abuse develops 

 

Applications for this session have now closed; please Express your interest in future courses

 

Session 2: Managers’ training: Responding to domestic abuse experienced by staff and colleagues

Wednesday, October 14th, 10am – 12.30pm. The cost of this course is £45.

This session will cover:

  • The definition of domestic abuse
  • Workplace policy and responding to disclosures
  • Workplace safety planning (including considerations for people working from home)
  • Allegations of domestic abuse and perpetrators

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Can't attend this session? Express your interest in future courses

 

Session 3: Domestic abuse: Safe responses and referral pathways

Tuesday, November 10th, 10am - 12.30pm. The cost of this course is £45.

This session will cover:

  • Safety planning for people experiencing domestic abuse
  • DSDAS (Disclosure Scheme Domestic Abuse Scotland)
  • Signposting and referring to specialist services
  • Information-sharing in cases of domestic abuse

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Can't attend this session? Express your interest in future courses

 

Session 4: The Dash risk assessment and risk management options in cases of domestic abuse

Tuesday, December 8th, 10am - 12.30pm. The cost of this course is £45.

This session will cover:

  • Introduction to the Dash (Domestic Abuse, Stalking and Honour based violence) risk assessment tool
  • Background and overview of the Dash risk assessment tool
  • Multi-agency risk management
  • Consent, data protection and information-sharing

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Can't attend this session? Express your interest in future courses