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Recognise and Respond to Signs of Domestic Violence

Course Duration: ONE DAY
Support, safety and social change. One in three Australian women and one in nine men have experienced physical violence at home, and one woman per week is killed by a current or former intimate partner.

This workshop is designed to help service providers and concerned community members identify the signs of abuse and provide appropriate responses and support.

Drawing on many years of research and providing evidence-based tools, this course helps participants understand the complex forms of domestic violence, recognise the signs and empowers them with the skills and resources to offer support.

Topics include:

  • Understanding domestic violence:
    facts and myths
  • Types of abuse
  • Recognising the signs
  • Barriers to leaving
  • Safety information
  • How to start a conversation
    about violence and abuse
  • Practical ways to assist
  • Responding in a crisis
  • Community resources for further help

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Individual bookings

See our calendar for all scheduled courses & book a space online now.

Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

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