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Domestic Abuse Awareness

Limited to five places for Dorset Council Children's Services staff.


This one-day course aims to equip you with a detailed understanding of domestic violence and abuse and respond effectively to this issue, within the local safeguarding context.

To attend this training, you must have completed the level 1 online module first, to access the course follow the link to Dorset Learning Online https://www.dorsetlearningonline.org.uk/enrol/index.php?id=340 and logon to your account.


Learning outcomes:

  • completing this training will enable you to identify and assess risk
  • establish holistic risk management plans based on the widest evidence base
  • encourage the use of your professional judgement to enable defensible decision making

Booking Information

Venue Information:

The link to find Purbeck Centre on google maps is - https://goo.gl/maps/arPjQnK75VC2
There is only parking for people with disabilities on site at the Purbeck Centre, so please do not park in the car park unless you meet this requirement. Roadside parking is available along the length of Sandford Lane BH20 4DY for free but can be very busy. There is a pay and display car park at the train station, a short walk from the centre. Alternatively, please consider using the train, as the station is very convenient for this venue. The Purbeck Centre is a 5-minute walk from the train station BH20 4AS The training rooms are on the 1st floor with access at the side of the building.

Refreshments: There is a drinks-vending machine in the kitchen, with a selection of drinks at 50p per cup - please bring some change. For all- day courses, please be prepared to bring your packed lunch.


This course is essential for staff working directly with children and/or adults.

14 Feb 2020 09:30 - 16:30

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Learning and Development Team - Children's Services
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Date and Time

14 Feb 2020 09:30 - 16:30


Purbeck Centre (Room1/2), Sandford Lane, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4DY


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