Courses FGM Awareness





A recent study revealed that 137,000 women in England and Wales are estimated to be living with the consequences of FGM. The consequences can be horrifying and being aware of this will aid you in caring for those who have had this act inflicted upon them. Your awareness could change the lives of women for the better.





FGM Awareness Training Course Outline

The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of female genital mutilation and the signs, as well as the relevant legislation.

The key points covered in this course are:

  • Defining FGM
  • Signs of FGM
  • 4 R’s of child protection

FGM Awareness Training Course Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, learners should know and understand the following:
  • Recognise the signs of FGM as part of your safeguarding duty
  • Understand exactly what FGM is and how it can affect the victim
  • Understand the 4 R’s of child protection