The Culture Awareness Hub Training: Understanding Harmful Practices - Honour Based Abuse / Forced Marriage, FGM, Breast Ironing and Gender Selection

Innovative educational training for all professionals working with and supporting the public. An opportunity to listen, learn and share in order to develop sustainable best practice.

26th March 2024
09:30 - 12:45
Virtual Event – Microsoft Teams
Entry Fees

Harmful Practices

Why attend: For professionals to understand the signs and indicators to proactively safeguard against harmful practices. This training will transform knowledge and empower both participants and the communities they are supporting.

Outcomes of training: This training will provide organisations with the necessary awareness, knowledge, skills and correct working practices to enable effective interventions for victims of abuse.

Speaker Details: The training will be delivered by Bal Howard. Bal has been advocating on the issues of BME women and men on domestic violence, honour based crimes (Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation) and Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) since 2008. She has developed and delivers training for front-line practitioners in Health, Social Care, Police, Education and the voluntary sector throughout England and Wales in the subjects of Domestic Abuse, Risk Assessment, Honour Based Abuse, Forced Marriage, Female Genital Mutilation, Radicalisation / Extremism, Modern Day Slavery and Addiction.

How the training will be delivered: The training will be delivered through MS teams and will not be recorded. It will be delivered through a power point presentation, visual materials and facilitate case studies discussions. Each trainee will receive a copy of the training presentation and relevant hand-outs for future reference.

Audience: This training is for anyone working within Local Authorities, Police, Health and Social Care, NHS, Fire Service and partner organisations.

Cost: The cost to attend this training is £75 plus VAT. We can only accept card payment for this event and you will be required to make payment when booking your place. If you experience any technical difficulties when trying to book a place, this could be because our online payment system is not supported by Internet Explorer. Please check the web browser you are using.

If you have any queries please contact Rachel Heathcock, Equity and Equality Manager, East of England LGA, email;




The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available

Upcoming events

View more