Course Information

Training Course Details

Brief Intervention Training (Smoking) (2.5 hours):

Equips participants with the skills to provide clients with simple, opportunistic advice about the dangers of smoking and how to quit. Includes updates on current medication, e-cigs, harm reduction and how to refer to the Stop Smoking Service for support.

2 Day SCIP (Smoking Cessation In Practice) Training

Comprehensive training which equips participants with the skills and knowledge to support smokers throughout a 12 week treatment programme. Includes guidance on pharmacological treatments, e-cigs, knowledge of behaviour change, addiction and withdrawal symptoms.

SCIP Refresher Training (3 hours)

Mandatory annual update training for active Level 2 Advisors. Provides useful updates on products and policies to ensure the high quality delivery of stop smoking support throughout County Durham .