Training Dates

National FGM Centre

FGM & Breast Flattening: multi-agency training

Full Day (CPD Accredited)

Training Aim:


To enhance the understanding and skills of all professionals to act appropriately and confidently to protect and support girls who are at risk or have been subjected to FGM & breast flattening.



  • gain a greater understanding about what FGM & breast flattening are, reasons for the practice, prevalence and the implications on girls’ and women’s lives
  • describe the key legislations and statutory guidance that determines their personal safeguarding role
  • understand the process for requesting an FGM PO in England, Northern Ireland and Wales
  • be clear about the role of key services
  • explore gaps in local provision and how to address these
  • consider how to effectively and sustainably engage with girls, their families and communities
  • gain confidence in dealing with cases of FGM and breast flattening



£125  – Standard Early Bird Ticket (Book before 19th March)

£75  –  Barnardos Employee Early Bird Ticket (Book before 19th March)

£150   Standard Ticket

£85  – Barnardos Employee Standard Ticket

Available Dates:


Thursday 19th April, 09:30 – 4:00



4a Chillingworth Road, Islington, London, N7 8QJ