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Preventing radicalisation (focus on online) March 2023 FREE TRAINING OFFER

Date: Tuesday, 21st Feb 2023 | Category: General

We are pleased to announce that East Sussex County Council have secured Home Office funding to offer you this exciting free multi-agency training opportunity: 3 sessions during March 2023 across the county in Eastbourne, Newhaven and Hastings.

We would like to invite you to attend this training we are holding on ‘Media literacy to prevent radicalisation and extremism’, to help you mitigate and combat the risks relating to online radicalisation and extremism.

The East Sussex Prevent Board understands that an increasing volume of casework involves extremism with an online element, such as accessing extremist material on websites and forums, and making contact with others on encrypted and gaming platforms.

By attending a training day you will be equipped with practical skills and strategies to safeguard young people and will leave with:

  1. Increased knowledge around online radicalisation and extremism: focusing on Mixed Unclear Ideologies and Far Right extremism
  2. Developed key media literacy skills and strategies, including how to combat misinformation, disinformation, conspiracy theories and online gaming effectively
  3. Increased practical skills to navigate the social media and the online world and safeguard young people from radicalisation and extremism

We will ensure all attendees receive an agenda of plenary presentations focused on relatable themes delivered by leading experts and media literacy practitioners. The programme will showcase many examples of best practices and have ample opportunity for interactive discussion and networking amongst fellow professionals and peers.

To register your interest, please click on the link on the attached flyer or pasted below. Limited spaces apply – please respond ASAP to avoid disappointment:

If you have any queries please contact