Child Sexual Exploitation multi-agency training for practitioners - Reviewed 2020

Date & Time:

Wednesday 20 January 2021 (09:30-16:30 - COURSE CANCELLED)

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Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA


Target Group / Level

This course is targeted to practitioners or volunteers in direct contact with children who contribute to assessments and multi-agency meetings including social workers, family support workers, adolescent and YOT workers and others that undertake direct work with young people at risk of exploitation.   

Group Level 2 (regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) or above (including strategic leads) as set out in the Safeguarding Competency framework in London Safeguarding Child Procedures. NHS Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and above for health professionals. 

Note: Participants are expected to have attended the CSE awareness course or already have knowledge about issues that put children and young people at risk of sexual exploitation.

Course Overview/ Aim

This course aims to provide participants with the knowledge required to undertake or contribute to risk assessments, strategy meetings, Multi-Agency Child Sexual Exploitation (MASE) Panel and multi-agency planning to safeguard children and young people from sexual exploitation. It also covers statutory requirements, pan-London child protection procedures and the LSCB CSE practice toolkit.

Learning Outcomes

By attending this course, participants will have:

  • Improved skills to undertake risk assessments and be able to play an effective part in multi-agency strategy meetings and safety planning processes
  • Improved their knowledge about what makes a child vulnerable to sexual exploitation and the methods to groom a child for sexual exploitation
  • Shared best practice in the prevention and disruption of sexual exploitation and better understand their role in sharing intelligence with MASE partners
  • Developed skills to communicate with children and young people who are at risk or have experienced CSE
  • Improved their knowledge about statutory, pan-London and local procedures and how to apply these in practice
  • Be better able to work in partnership with other agencies and understand how the MASE operational panel works and how to prepare information for the panel. 


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Suzy Mullally

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)