Criminal Record Disclosure Training

Course Description

This interactive training workshop on criminal record disclosure, aimed at practitioners, explores the recent changes to legislation that impacts on the disclosure of criminal records. Using real case studies as examples, this training, delivered by Nacro’s legal officers gives practitioners the tools and confidence they need to support their clients with criminal records into employment, education and training. 

You will learn:

  • How to apply the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (ROA) and ROA Exceptions Order 1975 (as amended 2013)and advise clients on when their convictions may become spent and/or eligible for filtering

  • About the impact of criminal records on education and employment options

  • Exactly what your clients need to disclose and in which circumstances

  • How to improve your confidence in helping clients to prepare for positive disclosure

Who is this suitable for?

Front-line practitioners and advisers who support people with criminal records into education or employment.


All materials will be provided


This is an area of great importance in securing the rehabilitation of our clients, and an area which can be overlooked in practice. The material and presentation exceeded expectations and will refresh my approach to addressing employment issues.

Senior Probation Officer – Manchester

Beyond expectations. I learnt so much that I can take back to my organisation. Also the ongoing support through the Nacro helpline is really valued and appreciated

National Careers Service Adviser

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