Vulnerable young people who are exploited or manipulated into committing crimes are victims in need of safeguarding & support. Whilst interventions for these are increasingly more available, young people are still often criminalised & regarded as having ‘made a choice’ to take part in illegal activity.
This unique one-day awareness raising training looks at young people’s involvement in gangs and the exploitation of vulnerable children by organised crime in a gang context
Understand youth violence
Child criminal exploitation
The difference between peer groups, gangs and organised crime
The role of the social media within a criminal context
Understanding the role of girls as victims and perpetrators
Exit strategies and desistance model.
“Danny was brilliant. Would go out of my way to listen to him again”
“Amazing training, educational and thought provoking. Overcoming adversity and inspiring others. This message should be spread wide and far”
The trainer was highly articulate & clearly knowledgable in his area of expertise – I learnt so much in the sessions
Risk taking behaviour in young people and how their decisions about alcohol, drugs, self-harm, sex and relationships are often linked together. This one-day course aims to give facilitators a unique framework when working with young people.
This one-day training programme supports professionals with the challenges young people face; include risks of grooming and sexual exploitation, negotiating online safety, engaging in healthy consent-based relationships, and dealing with the pressures to conform to idealised models of ‘how to be’ men and women.
This one day course is for professionals working in a range of youth and community settings.
This course provides specialised knowledge for professionals working with young people , focusing on the management of self-harm & suicide-related behaviours.
To provide participants with an understanding of what professional boundaries are and why they are needed.
Explore power balance/imbalance, who negotiates the boundaries and who is accountable should a violation occur
At KIP Education, the experiences of professionals, and the young people they work with, are at the heart of our training programme. Each year we deliver training to over 10,000 professionals, and our expert trainers give you the practical skills to support the young people you work with.
Our training courses are designed to build your understanding of key issues and give you the confidence to make a difference in young people’s lives.