Trafficking, exploitation and modern slavery 

This course, developed in 2016 in partnership with Virtual College, assists professionals to understand trafficking and help people who are being trafficked, exploited or used in modern slavery. It examines different types of exploitation, how individuals become victim to abuse and what actions professionals should take to recognise victims and help them.

After completing this course learners will:

  • Define and explain the meanings of adult and child trafficking, exploitation and modern slavery
  • Be aware of and make sure to respect the rights of victims of trafficking
  • Act in line with your own responsibilities as a professional and be aware of the responsibilities of other authorities in the UK
  • This training is designed for any professional who may come into contact with children, young people, or adults who may have been trafficked.

This course has been developed with West Yorkshire Police, safeguarding boards and ECPAT UK. It costs £30 + VAT, however discounts are available for multiple purchases. Virtual College is donating 10% of all sales of this course to ECPAT UK to help in the fight against child trafficking.

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Every Child, Everywhere – Child Protection Training in the Travel Industry 

THIS COURSE IS CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED. PLEASE GET IN TOUCH IF YOU WOULD LIKE FURTHER INFORMATION OR WOULD LIKE TO DISCUSS YOUR TRAINING REQUIREMENTS ON training@ecpat.org.uk.

This e-learning course focuses on safeguarding children from exploitation in travel and tourism, preventing child exploitation and abuse, including child trafficking. Every Child, Everywhere has been fully endorsed by ABTA, the main travel industry association in the UK, and in addition, has been mapped against National Occupational Standards for Continued Professional Development points in the ABTA Accredited Travel Professional Training scheme. This interactive, simple to use course consists of 3 modules.

Module 1: Following Child Protection Policies & Procedures 
Module 2: Implementing Child Protection Policies & Procedures
Module 3: Developing Child Protection Policy and Procedures

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