Female Genital Mutilation – Level 2 Advanced Awareness

Female Genital Mutilation – Level 2

Advanced Awareness

East Midlands Councils have organised a 90-minute virtual training session on Female Genital Mutilation delivered by Bal Kaur Howard at BKH Training.

Female Genital Mutilation

This course will raise awareness, identification and support processes of Female Genital Mutilation to multi-agency practitioners, enabling them to safeguard and identify children at risk of FGM more confidently.

Advanced Awareness (must have completed basic FGM with BKH Training or elsewhere)

To support practitioners working with women and children subjected to FGM understand, engage and gain confidence with support processes to safeguard the child more effectively and improve understanding of mandatory processes and responsibilities.

  • Increase awareness of the Serious Crime Act 2015 legislation; includes Mandatory Reporting Duty for Health / Education / Social Care, FGM Protection Orders
  • Engage and gain confidence to support families to safeguard the child more effectively - 'how to start / have the conversation'
  • To assess, manage and refer using the risk assessment to protect & increase safety of victims and children

Where and when

02:00-3:30pm, Monday 14th September 2020.

Via Microsoft Teams


The training cost is:

  • Basic Awareness training =£25 + VAT
  • Both Basic Awareness and & Advanced training = £40 + VAT

Click here to book the basic training.


To book, please email hannah.smith@emcouncils.gov.uk 

Our terms and conditions on booking a training course with us can be found here.

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