CHSCP: Group B/C: FGM & Breast Flattening ( CPD Accredited)

Date & Time:

Tuesday 13 September 2022 (10:00 - 13:30)

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Aim of the Course

  • To enhance the understanding and skills of all professionals to act appropriately and confidently toprotect and support girls who are at risk or have been subjected to FGM and/or breast flattening. 


By the end of the training participants will have:

  • Gained a greater understanding about what FGM and Breast Flattening are, reasons for the practice, prevalence and impact on girls' and women's lives.
  • Been made aware of key legislation and statutory guidance that determines their personal safeguarding role.
  • Understood the process for requesting an FGM protection order in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.
  • Been made aware of the role of key services.
  • Explored gaps in local provision and how to address these.
  • Considered how to sustainably engage with girls, their families and communities.
  • Gained confidence in dealing with cases of FGM and Breast Flattening.


Places Available:


Further Information:




Rohma Ullah, National FGM Centre, Barnardo’s

Venue Details:

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