- What FGM/C is, reasons for the practice, prevalence and the implications on girls’ and women’s lives.
- How to describe key legislations and statutory guidance that determines their personal safeguarding role.
- The process for requesting an FGM Protection Order in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.
- How to effectively, sensitively and sustainably engage with girls, their families and affected communities.
- To understand the motives and consequences of FGM/C.
- How to work with survivors of FGM/C through an intersectional trauma-informed approach and understand the pivotal role staff play in providing effective interventions.
- How to be clear about the role of key services, explore gaps in local provision and how to address these.
- How to develop a model of best practice in responding to disclosures of FGM/C, including how to refer to specialist support services.
Working with survivors of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting
This half-day course designed by HERSANA, will equip you with knowledge about laws and legislations around Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) and offer guidelines on good practice for your sector. You will have a better understanding on how to act appropriately and confidently to protect and support girls who are at risk or have been subjected to FGM/C.
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 14:30
This is an advanced in-depth course designed for those who have some existing knowledge of FGM/C or have attended our Level 1 course.
How do I book a training session for my team?
Our standard training sessions are closed sessions, delivered to your team only. If you'd like to book this training for your team, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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