FORCED MARRIAGE AWARENESS
It is estimated that approximately 8,000 to 10,000 forced marriages of British citizens take place every year, often resulting in devastating long term consequences for the victims. It’s important that you are able to recognise the signs while protecting the victim and co-operating with other agencies to get them help. The consequences of forced marriage are devastating and sometimes deadly. You can help.
Forced Marriage Awareness Training Course Outline
The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of forced marriage and the signs, as well as the relevant legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
- Defining forced marriage
- Signs of forced marriage
- Protection strategies
- Communicating with agencies
- Recognise the warning signs of forced marriage
- Take the right actions to help protect the potential victim
- Co-operate effectively with other agencies