Using over 30 years' experience of working with women affected by the criminal justice system, Women in Prison provides in-house training on how to support this complex and hard to reach client group.

Our training programmes offer a unique balance of theory, research, policy and frontline experience. Through games, discussions, interactive sessions and presentations, you will expand your knowledge and deepen your understanding of the impact of women’s involvement with the criminal justice system and strengthen your ability to meet their needs.

Feedback from participants:

  • “I now feel extremely knowledgeable on this subject matter. Great pace, clear information”
  • “Experienced and passionate and engaging training professionals”
  • “The interactive approach was very effective – a very clever and in depth way to show the area’s complexity”
  • “I now have a much greater understanding of the female offender perspective and needs from the offender manager relationship”
  • “It exceeded my expectations … training isn’t usually as fun as this!”
  • “The trainers were good at adapting the training material to meet our individual goals”
  • “Trainers were very enthusiastic and open to discussion, they are particularly knowledgeable because they are front line workers and could relate things to the research”.

There is currently no upcoming training, please look back for updates