Very brief information on smoking training

Location: Off the shelf training

About this course

1 hour course

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. It provides participants with the necessary knowledge and information to give very brief advice on stopping smoking and be able to make a referral to the Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust Stop Smoking Service.

Note: It is not about supporting a smoker through a quit attempt.

Target group

Anyone who has the opportunity to have a health conversation with members of the public.


The course will enable participants to:

  • feel confident in raising the issue of smoking
  • be able to sign post and refer to the KCHFT Stop Smoking Service.