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Introduction to Trauma Debriefing & Counselling + SAPS VEP Standardised Basic Training

August 5, 2023 @ 8:30 am - August 6, 2023 @ 4:30 pm

Introduction to Trauma Debriefing & Counselling + SAPS VEP Standardised Basic Training

We invite you to participate in the Trauma Debriefing & Counselling + SAPS VEP Standardised Basic Training program. This introductory training aims to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills to effectively support and empower victims of crime and / traumatic events.

During this training program, you will gain a thorough understanding of trauma debriefing and counseling techniques. The curriculum will cover topics such as providing emotional support, trauma-informed care, crisis intervention strategies, victim rights, and referral processes. The knowledge and skills acquired in this training will enable you to better assist individuals who have experienced traumatic events.

Experienced trainers will guide you through interactive sessions, case studies, and practical exercises. The training will be highly engaging and tailored to meet the specific needs of SAPS officers involved in victim empowerment. Beneficial for CPF Patrollers, First Responders & SAPS VEP Volunteers in understanding Trauma Teams and Trauma Support Approach.

This is a valuable opportunity to enhance your professional capabilities and contribute to the well-being of those affected by crime. We encourage you to actively participate and share your experiences during the training sessions.

Training Details:

Dates: 5th & 6th August 2023

Times: Saturday 08:30 – 16:30 Sunday 08:30 – 16:30

Venue: Cape Town & Online (Stable internet connection required)

Fee: R685.00 – First Responders & Debriefers + Online Participation

Fee: R995.00 – All other sectors participating training at the venue

(3 CPD Points & Certification + Manual)

To confirm your participation, please register at freda@smdn.org.za

Provide your name, designation, and contact details for registration purposes.

We look forward to seeing you there. Together, we can make a difference in supporting and empowering victims within our community.



August 5, 2023 @ 8:30 am
August 6, 2023 @ 4:30 pm