Training Events:

Harmful Sexual Behaviour

Harmful Sexual Behaviour

  • Date: TBA
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who work within the children’s workforce. This includes universal services, education, charities and those who provide an early help service. As well as for those practitioners who work within specialist services at statutory intervention level who wish to gain a better understanding of the Brook Traffic Light System. This course will enable practitioners to know how to distinguish healthy and harmful sexual behaviour in children and young people.





Course Code

To identify the need for future dates, please may you complete the application form for an expression of interest, using the date 01/04/2021 and course code EX16.

Please note that the above date is not the date of training, and is only an example date.



The aim of this course is to provide support to staff in key agencies such as, residential staff, foster carers, education staff and others in the safeguarding public protection network with a basic awareness and understanding of children and young people who display sexually harmful behaviour.


By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To raise awareness and confidence of staff in this area of work
  • To enable staff to recognise signs of inappropriate sexual behaviour
  • To promote and support the management of young people who display sexually harmful behaviour
  • To understand the Brook Traffic Light System
  • To understand the local referral pathways

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form.