Understanding Domestic Abuse Training

One-day course for multi-agency staff and volunteers across Gwent, who may come into contact with staff or the general public disclosing domestic abuse.

Facilitated by: Hafan Cymru
Delivery: on MS Teams

Aims and Objectives

To raise awareness of Domestic Abuse

  • Understand domestic abuse
  • Understand the impact of domestic abuse
  • Understand good practice in relation to supporting individuals affected by domestic abuse

Target group

Gwent wide staff

  • Adult & Children Services staff
  • Contact Centre staff
  • Education
  • Police
  • Health
  • Third sector practitioners

VAWDASV National Training Framework - Specialist Subject Syllabus

This training is part of the VAWDASV National Training Framework’s (NTF) Specialist Subject Syllabus (SSS). The Specialist Subject Syllabus is training delivered by various specialist VAWDASV Services, which can be accessed locally by any profession. All training sessions under the SSS meets certain learning outcomes, can be assessed against certain criteria and is consistent with other training delivered across Wales. Each session is developed to support and strengthen learning gained within Groups 1-6 of the NTF.


This course is delivered via MS Teams it is virtual, however, it is designed to incorporate virtual versions of in class activities.

You will need to access via a suitable device such as a laptop or desktop computer (mobile phones do not provide the functionality required)

Joining instructions will be sent out when your application has been approved.

Upcoming sessions

11th February 2021

Full Day 9:00am - 4:30pm -  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/126385810361