Award in Preventing and Tackling Domestic and Sexual Abuse Level 2
As a specialist worker or volunteer in the domestic and sexual abuse sector, this course will give you the keys skills to help you thrive in this important area.
Level: Level 2
Purpose: Continuing Professional Development
Guided Learning Hours: 98
Duration: 13 weeks, Thursdays
What are the qualifications about?
Do you work with people who have been a victim to domestic or sexual violence? This course will develop your skills and your work within the sector, to help the people who have been affected by these issues.
Who are they for?
You are likely to be working within in the domestic and sexual abuse/violence sector and this course is particularly suitable if you are a new worker looking to improve your knowledge and competence.
What do I need?
You should hold Level 1 in English and Maths.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin College provides a supportive learning environment with small classes so that people of all ages and backgrounds can thrive in their learning and achieve their potential.
What sorts of things do they cover?
- The Nature and Impact of Domestic Abuse/Violence
- The Impact of Domestic Abuse/Violence on Children and Young People
- Professional Responses to Domestic Abuse/Violence
- Women’s aid Response to Women, Children and Young People Affected by Domestic Abuse/Violence
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will carry out work-based learning and e-learning. You will be assessed and do an exam.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 2: 98 hours
Usual course length
Completing the Level 2 Award in Preventing and Tackling Domestic and Sexual Abuse usually takes:
- 13 weeks part time, 1 day a week, Thursday
What jobs could they lead to?
You will be advancing your career prospects within the area of domestic and sexual violence. Alternatively, you could go on to study at Level 3 in a related area.
What would it cost me?
£450. We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.