Our online Adult Rape and Sexual Assault Awareness Training can be accessed at a time that is convenient for you. The training is flexible, learners can complete the training in short chunks.

The online training is aimed at increasing knowledge and confidence about sexual violence and those who have experienced it. Learners who participate in this online training will achieve the following learning outcomes:

  • Define adult rape and sexual assault
  • Identify the prevalence of adult rape and sexual assault
  • Begin to understand the societal context of adult rape and sexual assault
  • Begin to recognise the impact of adult rape and sexual assault on individuals
  • Identify barriers to disclosure and help seeking
  • Begin to understand how to support someone to overcome barriers to disclosure
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adult rape and sexual assault awareness training course

Overall I thought it was easy to understand, easy to read, and was interesting. It didn’t feel overwhelming but I feel like I have come away with a good understanding and practical knowledge.

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I found this training informative and reassuring as I now feel confident about dealing sensitively and appropriately should anybody choose to disclose any experience of rape or sexual assault.

Pilot Participant

Overall I think the training was really well thought through and achieved the learning outcomes in an engaging and straightforward way.

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