Join our Serious Youth Violence Professional Development and Leadership Courses and equip yourself with the knowledge and skills necessary to become a Qualified Specialist in Working with Gangs, Youth Violence and Child Criminal Exploitation.

Aim of Qualification

Become a Specialist in Working with Serious Youth Violence

Course Content:

  • Explore national and local policies on addressing youth violence
  • Delve into the root causes and drivers of serious youth violence
  • Study the social and psychological theories of serious youth violence
  • Examine the impact of trauma and mental health as it relates to serious youth violence.
  • Create exit strategies for young people to stop involvement in crime & violence
  • Acquire expert skills and knowledge to operate at strategic, management or frontline level
  • Develop essential skills and knowledge base in theories and models
  • Learn about marginalisation and its effects,
  • Learn how to work safely with young people at-risk.