Sex Work and Sexual Violence Training

Specialist Training Courses

Basis now also offers specialist training on topics that focus on working Female Sex Work and Sexual Violence.

Basis Training and Education is connected to Basis Yorkshire (formerly Genesis Leeds) a long-standing and nationally recognised Sex Work charity working with both indoor and street sex workers. We want to share with organisations nationwide our academic, front-line and practical knowledge that our team has developed from years of working within this unique sector.

Our Sex Work and Sexual Violence training team has been developed by leading experts in this field.

Basis Training offers innovative courses nationwide. Download our prospectus or get in touch to discuss your unique requirements.


Introduction to Working with Female Sex Workers

Level 2 Training

Explores the different areas of female Sex Work, understanding the reasons for involvement, Sex Worker experiences, support service needs and good practice principles and provisions.

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Working with Female Sex Workers: Advanced

Level 3 Advanced Training

For those with prior knowledge of working with female sex workers who want to increase their awareness around the policies, barriers, provisions, law and experiences of sex workers.

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Complexities of Sex Work and Trafficking

Level 2 Training

To introduce frontline professionals to the complexities of sex work and trafficking for sexual exploitation and/or help those who already work in this field to consolidate their knowledge.

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Sexual Violence

Level 2 Training

To understand and explore sexual violence, the law surrounding it and working with survivors.

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