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Academy Courses

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These are courses that we will tailor to meet your specific organisational needs and deliver at a date, time and venue to suit you.

 

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Wellbeing Courses

 

Connect 5: Session 2

Next Course: 6 June 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 7 hours

Cost: £50.00 per Delegate

The Connect 5 programme is an accessible, evidence based training that is relevant to anyone who works with people at any level. It aims to provide participants with skills and competencies that build confidence in having conversations about health and wellbeing in their routine practice so that they can be more effective in helping people to manage mental health problems and increase their resilience and mental wellbeing through positive changes.

You must complete Session 1 to be eligible to attend Session 2, and complete Session 2 to be eligible to attend Session 3.

Enhancing Motivation to Change

Next Course: 7 June 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 6.5 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

Enhancing Motivation to Change is a 1 day course that will build individuals' ability
to 'promote health seeking behaviour' in others, supporting other Health promotion work.

Understanding Mental Health and Wellbeing

Next Course: 12 June 2019, 09:30 - 13:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 4 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

This course is an interactive and practical session to help you to develop your
confidence and have a better understanding of mental health and wellbeing,
how it can be improved and protected using the Five Ways to Mental Health & Wellbeing,
and how and where to get the right support

Connect 5: Session 1

Next Course: 13 June 2019, 09:30 - 13:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 4 hours

Cost: £30.00 per Delegate

The Connect 5 programme is an accessible, evidence based training that is relevant
to anyone who works with people at any level. It aims to provide participants with
skills and competencies that build confidence in having conversations about
health and wellbeing in their routine practice so that they can be more effective
in helping people to manage mental health problems and increase their resilience
and mental wellbeing through positive changes

You must complete Session 1 to be eligible to attend Session 2, and complete
Session 2 to be eligible to attend Session 3.

Mini-MECC (Making Every Contact Count)

Next Course: 20 June 2019, 09:30 - 12:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 3 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

This accredited training develops your skills and confidence in supporting people
to improve their own health and wellbeing. 

Mental Health First Aid

Next Course: 25 June 2019 & 26 June 2019, 09:30 - 17:00

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 2 days

Cost: £90.00 per Delegate

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a two-day intensive, interactive and practical training course which provides participants with information, tools and techniques to support individuals who might be experiencing mental or emotional distress.

Healthy Eating Workshop

Next Course: 25 June 2019, 09:30 - 11:30

Location: LCC Meeting Room, Local Care Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Duration of Course: 2 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

These days there is a lot of confusion around what is a Healthy Diet!
Giving people the correct knowledge is crucial when promoting healthy eating.
Learning something new can often be the moment someone decides to make a change.
Our fun, interactive healthy eating workshops cover a range of subjects designed
to motivate, energise and educate people towards making small changes

Mental Health First Aid Youth

Next Course: 2 July 2019 & 3 July 2019, 09:30 - 17:00

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 2 Days

Cost: £90.00 per Delegate

This course is designed specifically for those individuals that teach, work,
live with or care for young people aged 8-18 years and provides information,
tools & techniques to promote a young person's mental & emotional
wellbeing and guidance to support a young person who might be experiencing
mental & emotional distress.

Mental Health First Aid is an evidence based intervention that can be delivered in
a wide variety of settings, where first aid is given to an individual experiencing distress
until appropriate help and treatment is received or the crisis resolves.

Making Every Contact Count

Next Course: 4 July 2019 & 11 July 2019, 09:30 - 12:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 2 x 3 hour sessions

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

This accredited training develops your skills and confidence in supporting people to improve their own health and wellbeing. 

SafeTALK

Next Course: 9 July 2019, 09:30 - 13:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 4 hours

Cost: £42.00 per Delegate

SafeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 16,
regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper.

 

Wellbeing Champion Training

Next Course: 10 July 2019, 09:00 - 16:00

Location: Livewell Southwest Academy, Beauchamp Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Duration of Course: 6 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

A Wellbeing Champion is an employee who promotes the health and wellbeing
of the people in your organisation; and is supported by the organisation to do that.

Connect 5: Session 3

Next Course: 16 July 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 7 hours

Cost: £60.00 per Delegate

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The Connect 5 programme is an accessible, evidence based training that is relevant to anyone who works with people at any level. It aims to provide participants with skills and competencies that build confidence in having conversations about health and wellbeing in their routine practice so that they can be more effective in helping people to manage mental health problems and increase their resilience and mental wellbeing through positive changes

You must complete Session 1 to be eligible to attend Session 2, and complete Session 2 to be eligible to attend Session 3.

Alcohol Reduction (Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice)

Next Course: 31 July 2019, 09:30 - 13:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 4 hours

Cost: £48.00 per Delegate

Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice (IBA) is an interactive and practical course
that will build individuals’ confidence and understanding about how to raise and respond
to alcohol issues in an effective way.

Mental Health First Aid - Music Industry

Next Course: 14 August 2019 & 15 August 2019, 09:30 - 17:00

Location: Livewell Southwest Academy, Beauchamp Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Duration of Course: 2 days

Cost: £90.00 per Delegate

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a two-day intensive, interactive and practical
training course which provides participants with information, tools and techniques
to support individuals who might be experiencing mental or emotional distress.

Community Stop Smoking Practitioner Training

Next Course: 12 September 2019, 09:00 - 16:30 & 19 September 2019, 09:00 - 12:30

Location: Plymstock Library, 10 Horn Cross Rd, Plymouth, PL9 9BU

Duration of Course: 1.5 days

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

A workshop for front-line clinical staff, Community Stop Smoking Practitioner Training
gives the tools and knowledge to deliver up to date smoking cessation advice to clients.
After attending you will be registered with the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing Team and
ready to work with clients in your clinical setting.

Walk Leader Workshop

Next Course: 18 September 2019, 09:30 - 13:00

Location: Livewell Southwest Academy, Beauchamp Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Duration of Course: 3.5 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

The group walk leader workshop is a 3 ½ hour session for those who are interested
in leading group walks in their place of work, organisation or social group.

Mental Health First Aid for Armed Forces Community

Next Course: 2 October 2019 & 3 October 2019, 09:30 - 17:00

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 2 days

Cost: £120.00 per Delegate

This 2 day intensive, interactive and practical course provides an overview of common
mental health problems as well as information, tools and techniques to enable you to
support veterans and families of both serving and veteran Armed Forces personnel
who may be experiencing mental or emotional distress.

Smoking Cessation Medication Update

Next Course: 10 October 2019, 09:30 - 13:00

Location: Denney Smith Unit (Plym Neuro), Mount Gould Hospital, 200 Mount Gould Road, Plymouth, PL4 7QD

Duration of Course: 3.5 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

This half day workshop provides an opportunity for registered advisers to refresh and update their knowledge and skills in relation to smoking cessation and the medications used to support people. It is also provides an opportunity for delegates to share and discuss cases from their current practise.

Walk Leader Training

Next Course: 17 October 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Livewell Southwest Academy, Beauchamp Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Duration of Course: 7 hours

Cost: £0.00 per delegate

The volunteer Walk Leader course is a one-day course for anyone willing and able
to lead walks in the community. It is a day of practical advice and includes practice
in leading walks and information on keeping people motivated.

ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)

Next Course: 19 November 2019, 09:30 - 17:00 & 20 November 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Redeemer Church, St Barnabas Terrace, Plymouth, PL1 5NN

Duration of Course: 2 days

Cost: £120.00 per Delegate

ASIST is a two-day interactive course that enables participants to become more
confident and able to identify risk and intervene to prevent immediate risk of suicide.

PLEASE NOTE: This course does include role-play activities so may be distressing for delegates.