PREVENT (WRAP) Awareness Training: Safeguarding Against Radicalisation and Extremism (Children Safeguarding)
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Target Group / Level
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.
Course Overview / Aim
The Statutory Prevent Duty - 1 July 2015, Section 26 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 places a duty on certain bodies to have “due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism”. The Prevent Duty applies to all forms of Extremism.
The aim of this course is to ensure that staff are able to comply with the Statutory Prevent duty in everyday business, provide staff training to implement the duty effectively. The Preventing Extremism and Radicalisation Training Schedule for the day covers:
- Statutory Prevent Duty Awareness
- Recognising Extremism, Radicalisation Processes and Terrorism
- How to Safeguard individuals who may be vulnerable to being groomed into extremism and potentially terrorism
- Channel Referrals – Multi-Agency Support
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the requirements and responsibilities of the Statutory Prevent Duty
- Understand the factors that can make people vulnerable to being drawn into terrorism and to challenge extremist ideas which are used by terrorist groups and can purport to legitimise terrorism
- Understand how and where early intervention opportunities can be maximised