Domestic Abuse: Children and Young People

Every day children and young people experience domestic abuse at home and can suffer a wide range of severe and long-lasting effects. The purpose of the course is to raise your awareness of children and young people who may be experiencing domestic abuse. Written in partnership with SafeLives, a national charity dedicated to ending domestic abuse.

Course description

The purpose of this course is to help you understand:

  • What domestic abuse is and what forms it can take
  • What controlling and coercive behaviour is
  • The prevalence of domestic abuse
  • They key risk factors to be aware of
  • Some of the trigger events that can lead to violence
  • The impact domestic violence can have
  • What protective factors there are
  • What to do when you suspect a child or young person is witnessing and/or experiencing domestic abuse
  • What support, help and advice is available

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Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £20.49 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.


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This course is included in our cost-effective training packages which combine a wide range of courses into one cost-effective bundle.

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Key features and benefits

Price £20.49 ex. VAT

Max. Duration 2 Hours

Target Audience Education, Health & Social Care

  • One module with a multiple-choice questionnaire
  • Two CPD credits
  • Optional narration of the course modules and questionnaires for accessibility
  • Personalised downloadable certificate
  • 70% pass mark
  • Printable modules for future reference

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