Increase your skills and understanding of how to identify and respond to family violence risk

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to provide an initial response to family violence risk. You will learn how to use interpersonal skills to engage sensitively with victim survivors, how to identify family violence risk and how to respond including screening, risk assessment, risk management, information sharing and referral.

Frankston face to face delivery- 3 on campus evening workshops plus online self-paced learning and online assessment
Dandenong- 3 Zoom daytime workshops plus online self-paced learning and online assessment

After completion of this introductory course participants could consider further studies in Community and Social Services.

Course code
Delivery location
Dandenong, Frankston
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 12 weeks.
Start dates
Frankston and July 2022

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.