Courses

Courses

Off the shelf training

Off the shelf training or reactive training is when an organisation, service or team requests a course to be delivered in-house. The training can be delivered at a venue/time to suit you and can be cost effective for those who have a large number of staff who require training.

Open courses

Courses that have spaces available for individuals to apply for.

Dementia awareness

This narrated presentation is designed to explain the different types of dementia, how they may affect someone and how our healthcare professionals support people living with dementia and their carers.

Diabetes… it’s what you know that helps

Free training courses aimed at helping healthcare professionals support diabetes patients are now on offer from Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust.

End-of-life care: the advance care planning training programme

Talking to loved ones or patients about where or how they want to die can be difficult and emotional. But it is important that we take the time to get these discussions right.

Food Champion Programme

Open to applications

Two days training with one year mentor support from the NHS Healthy Weight Team to establish and achieve three healthy eating goals for your workplace or community.

Grand designs

Training the trainers to develop 1st Class Care training programmes.

Great expectations: Sexual health and looked after children

Off the shelf training

This course was developed in conjunction with Kent County Council's (KCC) Fostering and Adoption teams and the NHS Looked After Children's (LAC) Nursting Team. It is delivered in partnership with the LAC Nursing Team.

Helping smokers to quit: One to one advisor training

Open to applications

This course provides participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver an effective one-to-one programme for people that smoke who are ready to quit.

Getting Started: Introducing sexual health and wellbeing for parents/carers of children and young people with learning and/or physical disabilities

Off the shelf training

This workshop is designed to introduce the topic of sexual health to parents/carers and to support them to feel more confident in supporting their child or young person's sexual health needs.

RSPH understanding behaviour change

Off the shelf training

This two day programme explores the potential improvements that individuals can make to their health by drawing on motivational interviewing techniques and a variety of communication styles.

RSPH understanding health improvement

Off the shelf training

This course provides an introduction to the importance and benefits of promoting health improvement.

Sexuality and learning disabilities: Supporting adults

Off the shelf training

This course strives to raise the awareness of the importance of sexuality, sexual expression and the diversity of needs for those who have a learning disability.

Understanding and facilitating groups

Off the shelf training

This course provides participants with the knowledge and understanding of group dynamics and their own role within a group.

Very brief information on smoking training

Off the shelf training

This is a one hour course aimed at anyone who regularly comes into contact with members of the public and would like to feel confident in raising the subject of smoking.