THE GOT* PROJECT
*GETTING ON TOGETHER TRAINING PROGRAMME
FEBRUARY 14th 2011 9.30 – 3.45
· Special Functions Room, New Scotland Yard, 8–10 Broadway, Westminster SW1H OBG. T.020 7230 1212
· Tube station: St James’s Park (50 yards)
To equip specialist school/community-link officers with the knowledge and skills to:
(i) address the distorted interpretation of the non-violent message of the Islamic faith
(ii) referencing the wider social context of discontent within the UK and internationally.
(iii)As a corollary, to promote community cohesion through the safeguarding agenda and other routes
a) To consider whether we are a tolerant or intolerant society.
b) To outline the rise of radicalised Islam within the local, UK and international contexts specifically in respect of vulnerable individuals to AQ (al-Qaeda) inspired grooming.
c) To equip participants with the knowledge and understanding of the
non-violent message of the Islamic faith, specifically in relation to
– Tenets of the faith
d) To provide opportunities for participants to develop the skills and confidence to progressively
(i) identify vulnerable individuals within the safeguarding umbrella
(ii) refer to supportive agencies