This Understanding Health Improvement course is being run for Workplace Health Champions. If you would like to find out more about being a Workplace Health Champion and attending this course please contact Sam Simmonds, Health Development Specialist at: email@example.com or tel: 01273 296569.
There are additional Understanding Health Improvement courses also running on the Learning Gateway.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
• define how inequalities in health may develop and what the current policies are for addressing these
• illustrate how effective communication can support health messages;
• review how to promote improvements in health and wellbeing to individuals;
• recognise the impact of change on improving an individual’s health and wellbeing
This Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award is accredited with the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This course provides learners with knowledge and understanding of the benefits of positive health and wellbeing and how to support and direct individuals towards further practical support in adopting and maintaining a healthier life. The course will provide a national and local context of health and a useful overview of tools and resources including local initiatives and services, which promote health improvement.
PLEASE READ: The accreditation is optional. In order to gain the Award candidates are required to complete a 45-minute multiple-choice exam which will be assessed. Successful candidates will receive an RSPH certificate. This costs £20, which will automatically be added to your basket on booking. If you do not wish to take the exam, please specifiy this under 'special intructions' when requesting a place.
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