2825. Hon Alison Xamon to the minister representing the Minister for Corrective Services:
I refer to the Department’s response to ‘The Birth at Bandyup Women’s Prison in March 2018’, recommendation 3, regarding culture change at Bandyup Women’s Prison, and I ask:
(a) has trauma informed training now been provided to all officers; and
(b) if no to (a):
(i) why not; and
(ii) what percentage of officers have now received this training;
(iii) when is it anticipated that all officers will have received this training?
Hon Stephen Dawson replied:
(b) (i) Staff absences, other business needs and the availability of specialist trainers have delayed the process.
(ii) 77.3 per cent.
(iii) By the end of 2020.