IMPACT Project (Action on Smoking and Health Scotland)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Workers/volunteers in services for children and young people 24 years old and under

Who provides this?

  • ASH Scotland (Action on Smoking and Health)

Description

The IMPACT Project provides free training and resources to workers and volunteers from the Third Sector and the NHS about the adverse effects on mental health of smoking tobacco.

As well as the training available on smoking and mental health, IMPACT also provides free training for trainers and a continuing professional development session for NHS smoking cessation staff. Training can be delivered to organisations in their own premises. IMPACT training can also be delivered online. An IMPACT session lasts 2-hours although there is also a one-hour session available. The Training for Trainers session lasts one day (this is not currently available online). The CPD session also lasts 2-hours.

How do I access this?

Contact ASH Scotland to discuss requirements

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Training held in ASH Scotland office is not accessible to people with mobility difficulties
  • Public parking available;

Opening times

No set opening times. Contact ASH Scotland to arrange a time that works for you.

Contact Details

Jim O'Rorke
8 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2HB

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