Certificate in Breast Ironing Awareness

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Eyvonne Wood Safeguarding consultant and quality adviser
Course 1hr 4 modules

Our Essential CPD training course on breast ironing provides you and your staff with the core content you require to understand what this crime actually is, as well as what to do if one of your pupils is in danger of such a thing.

CPD Certified

Those who work with children have a duty to promote safeguarding within their setting, and understand how to support children who are at risk or in danger of breast ironing. It is vital to understand what breast ironing is in practice, the importance of raising awareness and how to address misconceptions surrounding it. 

Developed by Eyvonne Wood, managing director of The Laurels Quality Consultancy, this breast ironing awareness training course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to understand how to effectively safeguard pupils at risk of breast ironing. 

Please note: This training course consists of learning through video, task completion and further reading/research. Please consider this when planning and allocating your time. To successfully understand and achieve the objectives of the course, learners are expected to engage in all aspects of the learning process to ensure they can successfully apply the knowledge and skills they have gained in their own setting. 

Designed in-line with the following policies: 

Important note for non-UK learners: Although this breast ironing awareness training course reflects best practice principles and might be useful for learners outside the UK, please note that it is based solely on UK guidance and legislation. Please make sure you also adhere to relevant legislation applicable in your own country.