E-Learning Course| Safeguarding Against Violent Extremism: Local Authorities and Public Sector (min. 30 minutes)


Length of course: Approx 30 mins

Description: Short of time? Too busy to complete the face-to-face course or just want to refresh your previous WRAP Prevent training with more up to date training?  Want to ensure all staff in the organisation have received standardised training?  Are you the training manager and would you like to save your time when there’s a new member of staff who needs to undertake their Prevent training and when there’s no scheduled training available?  Why not save both time and money?

Learning outcomes:

1.. Legislation: understanding the law and its implications for your work

2. Definitions: Prevent, extremism, violent extremism: what does this mean, what might it look like, how can we tell?

3. Wider history, context and community experiences

4. Understanding to prevent: recruitment techniques and propaganda

5. Processes of radicalisation and disengagement

6. Identifying risk and vulnerabilities in individuals

7. Practical action: talking through real cases, preventing, intervening, signposting, de/escalating

E-Learning: This course can be accessed online from any device (desktop, laptop, tablet and mobile) with an internet/Wi-Fi connection

License validity period: 1 year



What we provide:

✓Certificate (on completion)

✓Blogs and articles on extremism and radicalisation

✓Free access to short films tackling extremism useful in organisational environment

Note: Buy a package, get a discount

9/11: The Al Qaeda attacks on New York’s Twin Towers and the Pentagon in Washington on 11th September 2001, which triggered President George W Bush’s ‘War on Terror’ and the  wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

7/7: The co-ordinated bomb attacks on London by four young British men in the name of Al Qaeda, on 7th July 2005, which killed 52 people.

Al Qaeda: Terrorist group founded in 1988 by Osama Bin Laden, which committed the 9/11 attacks.

Islamic State (Daesh/IS/ISIS/ISIL): Terrorist group formed after the fall of Saddam Hussain in Iraq and the civil war in Syria. It is the most prominent recruiter of Westerners to its mission to establish its own state.

CONTEST & the ‘4 Ps’: The British Government’s Counter Terrorism strategy initiated in 2006, revised in 2011, consisting of 4 strands: Prepare, Protect, Prevent and Pursue.

Prevent: Aiming to stop (prevent) individuals from supporting terrorism or becoming terrorists.