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How much will the Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) course cost, and how do I order?

The cost of your licence depends on the number of users being trained at your school/academy.

Please choose from the Select number of users menu below for pricing that fits your requirements and then click Order now.

Following submission of our order form, you will have immediate access to the service.

Product: FGM awareness for the Education Sector
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About this course...

How our training works...

Our specialist's view...

On the 31st October 2015 new procedures for reporting on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) were introduced by government office as a mandatory duty for social workers, healthcare professionals and teachers. This training course is designed to ensure staff in schools and academies have a clear understanding of FGM and can effectively meet this duty.

Our CPD accredited training course will ensure you and your staff are fully compliant with OFSTED requirements whilst earning valuable CPD points.

Who should complete this training?

Our training is applicable to the following educational settings: Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

To fulfil the 2016 DFE statutory guidance and Ofsted framework requirements for FGM awareness

  • All existing staff - Teachers, LSAs, HLTAs, TAs, Support Staff, Site Managers/Staff
  • All new recruits as part of the induction process
  • Named governors/ trustees for safeguarding & child protection
  • Volunteers

About the course...

  • The course is made up of a visually stunning and engaging multimedia presentation, comprehensive course notes and a multiple choice assessment.
  • The course takes 1 hour to complete.
  • The course can be accessed with a PC, Mac, Tablet or Smart Phone
  • The course is kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements
  • The service is secure (128-bit SSL-encrypted).
  • Technical support is included with your 12-month licence.

How do I get started?

  • Sign up by selecting a licence type and completing the order form.
  • Sign in to your Admin Portal to issue training, view staff progress/results, print CPD accredited certificates and evidence your training to Ofsted.

By completing this course, staff will have a fully CPD accredited understanding of:

  • The term Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
  • Types of FGM
  • The practice of FGM
  • Indicators of FGM risk
  • Health consequences of FGM - immediate and long-term
  • Legislation, government policy and protection orders
  • Mandatory reporting duties
  • The multi-agency role in relation to FGM
  • Best practice requirements


Our course content is updated when changes in legislation, statutory guidance and/ or inspection frameworks are issued, ensuring you fully comply with the latest requirements.

Disparity in cascading training is removed. Continuity, through the individual assessment of learning, gives leadership assurance that practice is informed by robust evidence.

Ensures all staff have the knowledge and understanding to fully meet statutory reporting of FGM duties.

Enables the latest DFE safeguarding (2016) training requirements to be met for staff / volunteer induction throughout the academic year.

Provides a full training audit trail for governance and to evidence compliance with the Ofsted inspection requirements.

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