Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse

Oplex Careers


£149.99 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
80 Hours
No formal qualification
30 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students

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The online Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse Course from Oplex Careers has been designed to help learners understand how to identify and respond to issues of domestic violence.


30 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service

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Course Description

The online Domestic Violence and Abuse course will help learners to understand what classifies as domestic violence and abuse, who is most at risk, how to help victims and safeguarding measures for children and young people in cases of domestic violence and abuse. Whether you are currently working in a role that requires you to learn about DVA or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about domestic violence and abuse within society.

Course Syllabus

The Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course is split into the following modules:

  • Introduction to Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • Identifying Signs of Violence and Abuse
  • The effects on children and the family
  • Understanding the importance of DVA
  • Remedies for domestic violence and abuse
  • Final Assessment


To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course.

Course Duration

The online Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course requires 30 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

Course Compatibility

Our Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices.

We know that more and more people are using the web whilst they are on the move, so we have designed this Understanding Domestic Violence & Abuse course to be fully compatible across tablet and smartphone devices. You will be able to access the same content from the course, just over a 3G or 4G network whilst on the move.

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Sally asked:

How many attempts do you have to do the final test?


You can retake the Final Assessment as many times as you need to until you reach a grade you are happy with - free of charge of course :-)

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Jessie asked:

about tutor support once I paid for the course is the help in the course or do I need to go to ask a question


When studying the course if you need any help you simply contact our tutor support service or student support service. I hope that helps to answer your question.

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Gothata asked:



Yes - as part of the one off special offer price you will receive everything you need to successfully complete your course. Including 12 months access to your course, your Final Assessment and your accredited certificate that is emailed to you on completion. Hope this helps. Thanks

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