The course is designed for any worker who works with young people aged 13 and above. For example, this could be secondary school teachers, youth and play workers, school nurses, members of YOT, youth inclusion workers and housing support workers. Please note this is an updated version of the old ‘Contraception, STIs and Values’ course.
To enable practitioners working with young people to gain an awareness of sex and relationships work and young people’s services. To increase the knowledge and skills of practitioners so they can begin conversations and communicate more confidently with young people about sexual health issues.
- Increase knowledge of local sexual health services
- To enhance knowledge of common STIs among young people and HIV
- To increase awareness and knowledge of contraceptive choices including long acting reversible contraception
- To communicate effectively and confidently with young people about contraception and STIs
4YP Bristol Trainer Network
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
email@example.com - please email for more information
Is this course free?
All courses are free to professionals working in the Bristol area and are delivered on a multiagency basis. If you cannot attend you must let us know 5 working days before the course or you will be charged £30
What if I don't work in Bristol?
You can still apply to attend the training, but you will be charged £30 for half day courses and £60 for full day courses. Where courses become oversubscribed priority will be given to applicants from the Bristol area
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Please contact us if you would like to transfer your place to a colleague from within your organisation
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No - you will be asked to sign in on arrival
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
If you have contacted us to inform us that a colleague will be taking your place, please ensure they update us with their details at the event when they sign in by crossing out the name of the person who originally booked.
When & Where
We offer a number of training courses for those working with young people in Bristol. The courses aim to increase workers’ confidence and skills to respond appropriately to young people’s queries, refer them to appropriate sources of support and advice and to carry out effective sex and relationships and substance misuse work. It is recommended that all professionals working with young people in Bristol, as a minimum, attend the introductory Level 1 Sex and Relationships and Level 1 Substance Misuse courses (unless they have in-depth knowledge in these areas and have a good overview of local services).
If you have questions about the content or the relevance of the course to your role or if you would like to discuss the possibility of in-house training please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure the email address you have registered with us is correct and individual to you. You must have your manager’s permission to attend