Accredited Lead Group Gateway Facilitator Training

Lead Group Gateway Programme Facilitator Certification.

Group Gateway Programme Facilitator training and accreditation requires prerequisite knowledge and training in Domestic Violence and Abuse. 

Accredited Group Gateway Facilitator Training consists of:

  • Attendance of one initial training day to begin the process of accreditation. 

  • Co-facilitation of one full Group Gateway Programme to gain the knowledge, skills and experience required to provide safe Gateway programmes. 

  • Completion and assessment of an accredited portfolio of evidence, verified and certified by Tools4change CIC as the Open Awards quality assured centre for learning.  

Accredited Group Gateway Facilitator Training – Objectives:

  • Gain knowledge of the structure and content of The Group Gateway Programme.

  • Explore the facilitator role, skills, characteristics and core principles underpinning effective Gateway facilitation.

  • Examine the utilisation of group guidelines as a crucial tool enabling effective/safe delivery.

  • Consider group dynamics and management strategies specific to diverse groups.

  • Identify Group Gateway Programme risk assessment and safety planning processes.

  • Use evidence and evaluation tools to measure effectiveness of Gateway Programme provision.

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