First Responder to Sexual Assault Training Program
This 2-day intensive course is designed for professionals and paraprofessionals who may receive a disclosure of sexual abuse/assault as a part of their work with children, youth, and adults, or vulnerable populations including new Canadians and people with disabilities. Crisis workers, those who work in mental health and addictions, teachers and administrators can all benefit from this course which explains the impacts of sexual violence throughout a lifetime, the communication skills needed to provide an effective response, and appropriate referral resources.
Offered multiple times a year, this course is facilitated by accredited Saskatoon Sexual Assault & Information Centre staff and hosted at The Willows Golf and Country Club. Learn more about the First Responder training program, upcoming dates and registration here.
There is a registration fee for this 2-day course which includes meals and training materials.