This CPD accredited course from Basis will provide a comprehensive introduction to working with women involved in sex work. It will include training on the different areas of legislation surrounding sex work, routes into sex work, good practice principles (including trauma-informed, gender-informed good practice, appropriate use of language) and provisions for supporting those involved. This course is designed specifically for practitioners working with women who are or may be sex working.

This course covers:

  • The varied sectors of and routes into sex work
  • Challenging myths and prejudices that sex workers face
  • Laws governing sex work including different legal models
  • Sex workers’ experiences with safety, crime & violence
  • Support needs & barriers for sex workers in accessing mainstream services
  • Ways to make your service sex-worker friendly and inclusive
  • Best practice principles & approaches for working with sex workers

This course will run from 10am-3:30pm and will be held online. Links, alongside course material, for the training will be shared with delegates in advance of the training.

For more information and to sign up for the course, please use this Eventbrite link: Working With Women Sex Workers training course