Child Protection Training: MARAC Training
Where can I attend the MARAC Training Course:
In House – The MARAC Training Course can be delivered in your place of work on a nationwide basis including London, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds. We run this bespoke ‘in-house’ training course anywhere in the UK to suit your specific training needs by arrangement.
We understand that the content will vary for different service areas such as Early Years, Education and Health, we have experienced trainers within the above sectors who can tailor this training course to meet the service area requirements and standards.
MARAC Training – Introduction
MARAC Training – Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARACs) are meetings where information about high risk domestic abuse victims (those at risk of murder or serious harm) is shared between local agencies. By bringing all agencies together at a MARAC, a risk focused, coordinated safety plan can be drawn up to support the victim. Over 260 MARACs are operating across England, Wales and Northern Ireland managing over 55,000 cases a year.
Who is this course for:
This Course is for practitioners or any person working with children, families, parents or carers who have an awareness and understanding of domestic abuse. MARAC representatives, Frontline staff/middle managers in agencies who may deal with victims of Abuse.
At the end of the course delegates will be able to understand the process for a multi-agency response and how their role fits within this. Understand how they personally can contribute to effective MARACs and preventing further assaults.
- Understand the MARAC process as a whole
- Promoting greater understanding of the links between child protection and domestic abuse.
- Understand the importance of confidentiality/correct information sharing to support the process
- what is MARAC and will I need to get involved?
- The prevelance of homicide and serious harm in domestic abuse in the UK.
- The purpose and background of risk assessment in domestic abuse.
- How to prepare the client and complete the risk assessment.
MARAC Training - a certificate will be awarded on completion of the course.
The cost for this course is available on request. Please call us on 0800 774 7034 and speak to one of our Child Protection Consultants for full course details, or alternatively email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. This Course is available in house where we visit your place of work or a suitable location of your choice to deliver the training.