Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) training should give participants an introduction to FGM, covering the social-cultural context of FGM, FGM prevalence and the UK law.
This training will help Early Years Practitioners to identify girls who are most at risk and the risk factors, develop your knowledge of the range of appropriate responses to safeguarding at risk girls and what is going on in Bexley to enable a multi-agency response to ending FGM in the Bexley borough.
By the end of the training participants should be able to:
- Have a better understanding of FGM and the social-cultural context
- Greater insight into identifying at risk girls and how to support them
- The legal position in the UK regarding FGM
- Who is at risk of FGM and what are the key indicators / risk signs?
- Referring to social services
This course is being offered to you at £20 Please arrive 15 minutes before training commences. Doors will close 15 minutes after the start time. Latecomers will be asked to leave and charged an administration fee of £30. If you book and do not attend or cancel, you will be charged a non attendance fee of £30. ANY BOOKINGS NOT CHECKED OUT OF YOUR BASKET WILL BE CHECKED OUT BY THE EARLY YEARS TEAM PLEASE NOTE : An invoice will be posted to you once you have booked onto the course. If you have any queries, please contact the Early Years Team at EarlyYears@bexley.gov.uk GROUND RULES Confidentiality must always be observed The trainer will focus on the specific learning and will not engage in conversations inappropriate to the task in hand. Learners will be openly encouraged to do the same. Each individual is responsible for their own learning and if there is anything they feel they should raise regarding the training they should do so with the trainer during the session Each individual is expected to make a contribution, which will be valued and listened to Individuals should respect the learning environment and try not to disrupt the training There should be mutual respect within the group for individuals and their experiences Naive questions will be considered the norm DUTY OF CARE We commit to speaking confidentially whilst on this training. However, if you share anything with us (during or after the training) that is cause for concern, we have a duty to follow it up. This may mean speaking to your manager, to Ofsted, to Social Care or to the LADO
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