Understanding Sexually Offending Behaviour (Module 4)
23 March 2022
This course forms Module 4 of the safeguarding programme
This training course will seek to take participants on a learning journey from basic information about sexual offending, on to knowledge of a model to assist in understanding sexual offending, then finally to a knowledge of the current sex offender management structures.
The course training material will be delivered using a number of different methods to appeal to different learning styles:
- Small group work using flip chart to note answers to specific questions
- Finkelhor’s 4 Chairs whole group exercise, with one volunteer key participant
- Paired working
- Whole group discussion
- Case study with quiz to check learning
- Teaching from PowerPoint presentation
- Anonymised case examples
- To increase knowledge and understanding of sexual offending and sex offenders
- To improve practice in working with sex offenders
- To develop understanding of the statutory systems used to manage sex offenders
Learning hours: 6
Who Should Apply?
Salvation Army officers, staff, support workers and management who require a basic working knowledge of legislation, practice, research and management of sex offenders
When booking this course, it is recommended that you also attend Risk Assessment and Management Planning.