Upcoming multi-agency training days

OSARCC has upcoming multi-agency training days for all professionals in Oxfordshire. These are a great opportunity to build your knowledge about sexual violence and improve your skills for working with survivors. 

Currently South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) are subsiding places on our courses for professionals working with clients who live within the SODC boundaries. Contact us for more information. 


Working with Disclosures of Sexual Violence 

The course covers the following topics:

  • The barriers to disclosure and overcoming these
  • Responding to disclosures - including impacts, safety and pathways
  • Responsibilities relating to disclosures (individual and organisational)  
  • Working within an empowerment model

By the end of the day, participants will have a better understanding of some of the issues relating to disclosures of sexual violence, and feel more equipped to respond in an appropriate way. 


Upcoming training dates:

Wednesday 29th November 2017 (Didcot)
Wednesday 7th February 2018 (Didcot)
Wednesday 14th February 2018 (Oxford)

Introduction to Sexual Violence 

The course covers the following topics:

  • What sexual violence is
  • The prevalence of sexual violence
  • Perpetrator tactics
  • The impact of sexual violence on survivors
  • An introduction to reporting and the legal process
  • Key referral pathways
Upcoming training dates:
Friday 8th December 2017 (Oxford)


To book either of these courses, or for more information, please contact training@osarcc.org.uk or call 01865 725311.