Child Sexual Exploitation Training Courses

Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation/Abuse

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Advanced: Complexities of Child Sexual Exploitation in Practice

Level 3 Advanced Training
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Child Sexual Exploitation and Boys

Level 2 Training

To give workers an up to date knowledge on the current picture of grooming and CSE, specifically relating to boys (basic knowledge of CSE assumed). Now available online.

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Child Sexual Exploitation Briefing

Level 1 Training

For those with no prior knowledge to develop a general awareness of CSE (not frontline practitioners).

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Child Sexual Exploitation Victims Voice

Level 2 Training

What does our Level 2 CSE Training cover?

This one day CPD accredited course expands upon our Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Briefing to give a comprehensive, interactive overview of the current picture, practices and procedures surrounding CSE. Our training keeps the victim’s voice at its heart, as we bring their experiences to life with real-life case studies and audio clips. The course will be guided by one of our specialist CSE frontline workers and experienced trainers, who will support delegates to enhance their understanding of CSE and translate their knowledge into developing best practice in supporting young people.

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at all professionals that work with children and young people and those who want to enhance their understanding of CSE. This includes professionals working in the third sector or public services that work with young people, either as victims or as offenders, or in another supportive capacity. Our past delegates have included: youth workers, the police, sexual health staff, school nurses.

This course can also be delivered in a bespoke, in – house version (including online) for more information, please contact the Basis team here.

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Supporting Children and Vulnerable Adults with experience of CSE through the criminal justice system

Level 3 Advanced Training

What does this Level 3 CSE training course cover?

This course shares the experiences of this to date and what lessons can be learned from these experiences to get it right for children and vulnerable adults. Our specialist trainer, with frontline experience of supporting victims through such processes has designed a high quality course to inform those attending of common poor experiences that young people have, how to avoid them, and how to minimise what can be a traumatic experience for many young people. It will look at the roles of individual services, and best practice within a multi agency framework including the current pilot of the Barnahus model. This course is now also CPD certified.

Who is this course aimed at?

Its aimed at professionals who have attended a range of training courses and have a clear understanding of Child Sexual Exploitation and may be supporting a child or vulnerable person that is or has been a recent or more historic victim of CSE through the criminal justice system now or in the near future. This can include social workers, residential care staff, the police, teachers and frontline from children’s charities working with those who have experienced CSE.

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Trauma, Attachment and Child Sexual Exploitation

Level 3 Advanced Training

What does this Level 3 CSE training course cover?

Our highly popular CPD accredited training course explores Trauma and Attachment and how it relates to CSE. The course will offer a comprehensive overview on how trauma and/or insecure attachments will manifest relating to CSE victims (those vulnerable to and those actually exploited), whether the trauma took place in early childhood or has been caused by recent or ongoing sexual exploitation. The course also addresses the impact of Vicarious Trauma for professionals. The course will draw upon our trainer’s extensive, relevant frontline experience of supporting young people affected by CSE and her work as a counsellor.

Who is this course aimed at?

Its aimed at professionals who have attended a range of training courses and have a clear understanding of Child Sexual Exploitation and wish to build on this with understanding the impact of Trauma and Attachment on how a young person responds to exploitation and interventions. This can include social workers, residential care staff, the police, teachers and frontline from children’s charities working with those who have experienced CSE.

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In-house, Bespoke Training – nationally

Basis Training and Education offers a variety of training solutions to meet your unique organisational requirements. Our in-house, bespoke training allows our trainers to come to you. Bespoke training enables us to understand your training needs and create a tailored course meeting your specific gaps in knowledge, offering flexibility on delivery, cost and time. This is what our clients have said about our training:

‘Completely changed my outlook on Child Sexual Exploitation.’ Adel Beck Secure Children’s Home, Level 2, June 2019.

‘Perfect. An excellent trainer. Couldn’t have been better. Everything that I had hoped to learn and more.’ York City Council, Level 2, May 2019

‘Excellent delivery and a wonderful session on highly emotive and sensitive material.’ Leeds City Council, Level 2, April 2019

‘I have taken part in lots of training in regards to CSE, but this was definitely the most relevant and helpful of them all.’ Leeds City Council, Level 3, April 2019