Hi VLP members, Please find below details of a training opportunity from Clive Mason on a very important topic. We hope you find it useful. Domestic Violence - Interpreter Training - January 2021 - Zoom Book now to secure your place! 'We are working together against domestic abuse until women and children are safe’ Women's Aid, 2020. Trainers: Clare Chilton (IDVA - Independent Domestic Abuse Advocate & RSLT) and Clive Mason (RSLT) Session 1: Wednesday 13th January 2021 - 3 hours Session 2: Wednesday 20th January 2021 - 3 hours Time: 6pm - 9pm Where: Zoom CPD: 6 Structured Points (2 x 3 hours session) – Certificates will be provided. Course Cost: £90 - Workshop open to both RSLIs and TSLIs To book: please email firstname.lastname@example.orgHave you ever avoided an assignment because you know it is related to Domestic Violence? Are you concerned that you may not have the experience or the BSL vocabulary required to work in this domain? Then this course is for you! The Course: - Group discussion around dilemmas, safety for interpreters - Exploring and developing domain specific BSL vocabulary, terminology and jargon - Physical and psychological effects of domestic violence and abuse - The power and control wheel - Coercive Behaviour - Harassment and Stalking - Clare’s Law - Court – what happens? - Meetings with Social Services Cannot attend: If you cannot attend these dates, please register your interest as it may be possible to organise another group.