Sexual Consent for Staff




Sexual Consent for Staff

Sexual Consent for Staff looks into the legal definitions of consent as well as the facts surrounding sexual assault and rape. It will look into the myths and misconceptions about rape and the legalities surrounding it. Finally, it will explain and highlight the support available, as well as how to support an individual, that has been assaulted or is currently being assaulted.

3 Total sections

  1. What is Consent?

This section will look into the legal definition of Consent, the Capacity to Consent and the Freedom to Consent, and understanding the ways that an individual can consent.

2. Sexual Harassment, Sexual Assault and their myths and misconceptions

This section will look into the legal definitions of rape, assault, sexual harassment and sexual assault, and finally the consequences for breaking the laws. It will also break down some of the common myths and misconceptions of rape.

3. Responding to events and how to signpost

This section will end off the course with the five Fs for responses and survival, understanding where and how to get support and how to support an individual who may tell about experiences or ongoing experiences.