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Training for the information sharing and MARAM reforms

Slot game Access online learning for information sharing and MARAM or register for a webinar.

Information sharing webinars

Department of Education and Training (DET)

Slot gameDET is offering Interactive Leaders Briefings and Practical Workshops for the Information Sharing and Family Violence Reforms online via Webex.

If you are an education leader, register for the Interactive Leaders Briefing on . 

Slot gameIf you are an education professional, register for the Practical Workshops for Professionals on . 

These sessions are for education workforces only. Other workforces can  or Health workforces can email the Department of Health and Human Services for information on available training.

Sessions are released iteratively, to be notified when additional sessions become available, email childinfosharing@education.vic.gov.au

Information sharing online learning modules

Online learning for the Child Information Sharing Scheme and Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme, with an introduction to MARAM, is available.

Slot gameFind out whether you need to complete the online learning and what it covers:

Please note that the online learning modules will be updated to include information on Phase Two workforces in late-2020, following the finalisation of the Phase Two regulations for the Child Information Sharing Scheme and Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme. 

MARAM training

There are 6 face-to-face MARAM training modules which are being rolled out.

Update on MARAM training

MARAM alignment and related training continue to be key priorities for Family Safety Victoria (FSV). Given the constraints with regard to face-to-face training owing to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, FSV is working with departments and contracted training providers to determine best approaches for alternative modes of MARAM training delivery.

Specialist Family Violence Workforce

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, all MARAM face-to-face training sessions have been cancelled. FSV is working with the  to develop online training. 

Slot gameThe following training is in scope for online delivery: 

  • Training for experienced specialist family violence practitioners – to commence soon.
  • Comprehensive training for newer family violence workers - to be rolled out in the coming months.

Health and Human Services Workforce 

The initial tranche of MARAM webinar training has concluded. The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has commenced the development of two specific MARAM eLearn packages for Brief and Intermediate responsibilities and Screening and Identification responsibilities. These will be available early in 2021. DHHS also plans to roll out further MARAM webinar training in 2021. Further guidance will be issued as soon as training options are available.

Visit the  or contact DHHS for more information.

The remaining MARAM training modules 'Brief and Intermediate' and 'Screening and Identification' are being tailored and delivered via relevant departments. This will ensure consistency with different workforce approaches to MARAM.

Slot gameInformation about training currently available through your department or funded agency is below. If your department or funded agency is not listed below, please contact them directly.

For help on selecting the right MARAM training, view the decision tree:

More information

Visit family violence support for other staff resources, and the history and progress of family violence reform.

Reviewed 08 December 2020

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