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Hate Crime

This is a past event.

From 09:30 to 16:30 on 12th March 2018

Victim Support Scotland, 10 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6LU

Cost: £85 per delegate or £65 Student rate

This Hate Crime training course will consider the current laws and legislation and the prevalence of Hate Crime through current statistical information for Scotland.

Further focus will be placed on how Hate crime impacts victims, witnesses and communities across Scotland.

The 5 protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010 will be reviewed and best practice considered in how to effectively respond sensitively to the needs of victims and witnesses to the challenges faced in the aftermath of hate incidents

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

Identify hate incidents/crimes and the effects on victims and communities

Analyse the prevalence of Hate Crime in Scotland

Review current legislation relating to Hate Crime in Scotland

Evaluate the 5 protected characteristics covered by Hate Crime legislation

Examine your own prejudices and acknowledge how this affects your perspective

Demonstrate best practice in how to respond sensitively to the needs of victims

Outline safety concerns and prepare safety plans & incident logs

Consider the role of 3rd Party Reporting Centres.

Further information:
Contact: Michael Salkow, L&D Manager
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0141 404 7126

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Social Justice & Poverty
Local Authority Area
Glasgow City Council
Victim Support Scotland
[email protected]