Each our of training courses addresses a specific Domestic Abuse topic. Each course outlines which audience the course would be ideally suited for and what they learn during the session.


To find the range of courses and dates available, click here.




Very informative. Clearly laid out and easy to follow. Helen was very knowledgeable.



Helen absolutely spelled out to us exactly how to support victims and survivors of Domestic Abuse.



Brilliant training, how to approach the situation and correct questions to ask.

CPD Accredited

The Elm Foundation is a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited provider. The CPD Service is the largest and leading CPD training accreditation service in the UK.


All our training packages have been accredited by CPD. This means that the training has met the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks.


The CPD Accreditation Service provides recognized independent CPD accreditation that is compatible with global requirements. Participants can therefore be confident that the training they receive from The Elm Foundation is of the highest quality and supports CPD portfolios and professional development that is applicable to their working practices.  


About the Trainer

Helen has worked as the Training Officer for The Elm Foundation since 2019. Initially providing training about domestic abuse to health professionals; Helen now trains people from many sectors within the county.


With a background in Health, Helen has supported vulnerable families for over 12 years in her role as a Speech and Language Therapist. During this time, Helen began delivering various training packages to both families and professionals around a range of topics. Helen has a qualification in adult education and training and now utilizes her experience to plan, devise and deliver training about domestic abuse to an array of professionals and volunteers across Derbyshire.


Over the past 2 years, Helen has developed and delivered, various domestic abuse training packages to over 900 people; from Health and social care; to students, volunteers and the general public. She is passionate about adult learning and about developing people’s understanding of the impacts of domestic abuse, how to support and help victims and survivors.  

Frequently asked questions

Find your Tickets

When you register for one of our courses on Eventbrite, a confirmation is sent to the email address you entered for the order. The below explains what information Eventbrite provides on your tickets, where to find your tickets, and what to do if you can’t find them. Where to find your tickets Your email inbox: Search your inbox for an email from

Your Eventbrite account: When you register for an event, Eventbrite automatically creates an account associated with your email address. Log in using the same email address and select “Tickets” from the dropdown in your Eventbrite account.

The Eventbrite app:

  • iPhone: Log in and tap the ‘Tickets’ icon.
  • Android: Log in and tap the ‘Profile’ icon. Then find your order and tap the ‘Tickets’ icon.
What information is included on your tickets Eventbrite tickets include:
  • Event name, date, and location
  • Your name, ticket type, and order number.
Eventbrite tickets do not include:
  • Specific event details
  • Links needed to view/attend online events.
If you need information about a course or a link to join the online course, please contact us by emailing

Request a Refund

Request a refund directly from your Eventbrite account
Eventbrite automatically creates an account with the email address you used to purchase a ticket. If refund requests are allowed, you’ll see the option to request one in your account:

  1. Log in to Eventbrite.
  2. Go to "Tickets" in your account. Select the ticket you want a refund for.
  3. Click "Request a refund".
  4. Enter your details and submit your request.
  5. Click “Contact the Organizer” if you don’t see the option to request a refund or you have a question about the status of your refund request.
You purchased tickets for an event that did not occur
Make sure you meet all the requirements below:
  1. You have already contacted The Elm Foundation and they have either not responded or denied your request.
  2. The event was scheduled to take place within the last 45 days but did not occur (not postponed or rescheduled)
  3. If you meet the requirements, ask for a refund through this refund request form.

Refund Policy

Organiser Cancellation Where events are cancelled by the organiser, the ticket holder has the option to receive either a full refund or transfer their ticket fee to a different course. This includes a refund of the Eventbrite booking fee. In the case of a transfer, should the cost of the new ticket be higher than the original ticket, the ticketholder will be charged the difference. Ticketholders will be made aware of the event cancellation by email to the address that was given during booking. Ticketholders have 30 days from the scheduled date of the event to claim their refund or transfer. Ticketholder Cancellation When a ticketholder cancels more than seven days before the event is due to take place, they can claim a partial refund – the booking fee will not be refunded. Alternatively, they can have a full transfer to an alternative event, including the booking fee.
No refunds or transfers are available should a ticketholder wish to cancel seven or fewer days before an event is due to take place.