Female Genital Mutilation - Level 1 - Basic Awareness

Female Genital Mutilation – Level 1 

Basic 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.

Basic Awareness

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.

  • To understand mthe definitions of Female Genital Mutilation & why families practice FGM
  • the types of FGM and potential community issues
  • the impact of health on FGM for victims, including children – Survivor Stories
  • To identify risk indicators before / after FGM has taken place
  • Understand the Legislation - Mandatory Reporting / FGM Protection Orders (brief to be continued on advance)

Where and when

09:30-11am, Friday 4th 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 advanced training.


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