Training Events:

Teen Dating

Teen Dating

  • Date: TBA
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who work within the children’s workforce as part of universal service or provide an early help service. As well as those who work within specialist services which sit under statutory intervention who wish to gain an insight into domestic violence within teenage relationships.


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 EX29.

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 enhance practitioner's knowledge on peer on peer abuse, how this is a safeguarding issue and how to work with young people to identify what is a positive relationship as well as how to safety plan.


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

  • To examine current research and what we know so far.
  • To look at the characteristics of teen dating abuse and considered this within a developmental, experiential and ecological framework
  • To expand their knowledge of violence in young people’s relationships and the potential impacts
  • To look at the principles of engagement and how to creatively help young people recognise the signs of intimate partner abuse
  • To familiarise themselves with a variety of resources that can be used to raise awareness and help young people make safer more informed choices about themselves and their personal relationships.

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