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DV-Alert Training – General, Indigenous, Multicultural and Disability Streams

Total Course Duration:

Total Course Duration: 2-day workshop (Min 15)

Learn how to recognise the signs of domestic and family violence (DFV), how to respond to someone experiencing DFV and what best practice methods should be used to refer people to the most appropriate support service. To be eligible to attend a free workshop, participants must work or volunteer in the health, allied health, community, higher education or childcare in a frontline capacity supporting the general community.

Participants will learn how to:

RECOGNISE the signs of domestic and family violence

RESPOND with appropriate care

REFER effectively to support services

If you need help with the cost of travel, accommodation and staff backfill (up to $400) to attend a DV-alert workshop, there is support available. For more information please visit www.dvalert.org.au

This workshop can be delivered as a fee for service to corporate clients or funded if eligibility criteria is met.

After successfully completing the training (including assessments), you’ll receive a Statement of Attainment for the nationally recognised unit of competency CHCDFV001: Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence. To find out more about this unit, click here or go to training.gov.au.

Complex Forms of Violence and Men Who Use Violence are also additional 1 day workshops available for those that have successfully completed the 2day workshop of any stream and hold the unit of competency.

Training delivered by Lifeline Australia (RTO 88036) . Funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services.