Gypsy Traveller Cultural Awareness

Gypsy TravellerCultural Awareness (1/2 day input)

Course Description

Gypsy Roma Traveller (GRT) cultural awareness forprofessionals and others who have - or want to have - contact with GRTcommunities.

This highly participative half-day multiagency courseprovides a balanced and accurate explanation of GRT history and culture. A widerange of relevant issues are explored, through both course materials andquestions from participants in open discussion.

This course aims to:

Provide abalanced, accurate explanation of Gypsy & Traveller history and culture

Provide a safecontext in which participants can explore views and ask questions

Dispel myths andstigma

Explore conflictissues and potential resolution

Course Dates

Wednesday, 28th June 2017 – Focus Youth Centre, Depot Road,Epsom KT17 4RJ

Tuesday, 4th July 2017 - Focus Youth Centre, Depot Road,Epsom KT17 4RJ

Thursday, 13th July 2017 – Ash Youth Centre, Ash Hill Rd,Ash GU12 5DN

Monday, 17th July 2017 - Ash Youth Centre, Ash Hill Rd, AshGU12 5DN

Course Timings - 9:15am to 1:00 pm

Course Fees - Delegatecharge is £40 (or £30 for small voluntary organisations) You will be invoicedas payment is not taken up front.

How to book a place

If you would like to apply for a place on this trainingcourse, then please contact our Training Administration team by emailing anapplication form to

surreyskillsacademy@surreycc.gov.uk

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