Reception of vulnerable persons: identification of vulnerability and provision of initial support (Block A)
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Reception officers in contact with applicants for international protection in the reception system
20-30h online learning
1 day face-to-face
English, Greek, Czech, German, Slovak, Spanish, Lithuanian & Latvian
Version 1 (2020)
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS & PREREQUISITES
The aim of this module is to explain how to construct objective reports describing observations on vulnerability, the basic principles of facility and room allocation for vulnerable persons, and information provision to vulnerable persons.
This module focuses on the concept of vulnerability in the reception context. It explores different categories of vulnerable persons, vulnerability indicators and protective factors. The module also deals with the implications of vulnerabilities for reception needs, the initial steps to support applicants with special reception needs, psychological first aid, and biases and how to overcome them.
Outline vulnerability indicators, categories of vulnerable persons and the implications of vulnerabilities for special reception needs
Apply techniques and procedures to identify asylum applicants with special reception needs and decide how to deal with them
Initiate support for applicants with special reception needs