FOI request: Modern slavery training provision

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Dear North Warwickshire Borough Council,

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. This request relates to the training offered to staff on modern slavery. Please share the details of training on modern slavery delivered to staff, including:

- The nature of training offered (e.g. e-learning or in-person, shared with housing staff or adult safeguarding etc) and whether themes of cultural intelligence, equality, diversity and inclusion are included as part of this training
- Where held, please share copies of training materials used to support council staff in identifying modern slavery (such as PDFs, guidance, or presentations)

Yours faithfully,
Maya Esslemont

Kerry Drakeley, North Warwickshire Borough Council

Dear Maya,

Modern Slavery is included in our Safeguarding training, which is delivered in person. Equality and diversity is not included as part of this training (this is a separate e-learning training course).

If there is any further information you require, please let me know.

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The Data Protection Officer ([North Warwickshire Borough Council request email])
North Warwickshire Borough Council
The Council House
South Street

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Kind Regards,
Kerry Drakeley
Human Resources Manager
North Warwickshire Borough Council
Tel: 01827 719300

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