Safeguarding Training

Working with
young boys
& young men

Training Focus

  • This course enables practitioners to improve their professional working relationships with boys and young men by providing a range of tools and techniques to address non engagement

Learning outcomes

  • Develop an understanding on the different methods to establish positive and effective professional relationships with boys and young men

  • Understand the impact of masculinity ideals, identity and role modelling

  • Gain a deeper knowledge on contemporary issues affecting boys and young men

  • Explore new tools and techniques to address non engagement and develop new creative engagement strategies

  • Enhance your understanding of working with this client group by hearing from a young person first hand on their experience of engaging with multi-agency practitioners

  • Understand the impact social media, pornography, video games and technology have on boys and young men

  • Increase confidence, knowledge and a best practice approach of working with this client group from other multi agency partners in the borough

  • Reflect on your own practices, be more confident to safeguard and provide holistic interventions for boys and young men in the borough

Target Audience & Format

  • This training course is offered as a half and full day option