OSARCC offers training to professionals who work with survivors of sexual violence in the local area. We are able to offer in-house sessions and frequently host training days around the county.

We are also able to build bespoke packages for organisations who need the materials tailored to their workplace.

For more information, dates, booking forms and costs please contact our Volunteer & Outreach Co-ordinator, Ellie, on or by phoning 01865 725 311


Upcoming training dates

Introduction to Sexual Violence

This one-day course aims to increase knowledge of sexual violence and improve understanding of the support needs of survivors. The course covers the following topics:
  • What sexual violence is
  • The prevalence of sexual violence
  • Perpetrator tactics
  • The impact of sexual violence on survivors
  • An introduction to reporting and the legal process
  • Key referral pathways
Upcoming training dates:
Friday 8th December 2017 (Oxford)

Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence

This one-day course aims to build knowledge of the issues relating to disclosures of sexual violence, and to increase skills for responding appropriately. The course covers the following topics:
  • The barriers to disclosure and overcoming these
  • Responding to disclosures - including impacts, safety and pathways
  • Responsibilities relating to disclosures (individual and organisational)
  • Working within an empowerment model
Upcoming training dates:
Wednesday 29th November 2017 (Didcot)
Wednesday 7th February 2018 (Didcot)
Wednesday 14th February 2018 (Oxford)

For more information and booking forms please email or by phone 01865 725311.