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RSPH Level 2 Supporting Behaviour Change (Health & Wellbeing)

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A two-day creative and participatory course, the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award provides the learner with the knowledge, skills and confidence to offer opportunistic brief advice to, or engage in, brief interventions with individuals which could improve their health and wellbeing.

Participants will develop skills in reflective listening and be introduced to the principles which underpin motivational interviewing, whilst also considering what helps and hinders the change process, including dealing with resistance and reluctance.

By the end of the course participants will have developed a toolkit of strategies they can apply when working with individuals to facilitate behaviour change.

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.

Start Date
Wednesday 1 July 2020
End Date
Thursday 2 July 2020
09:30 - 16:30
Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • apply communication skills to effectively support health behaviour change

  • share knowledge on the theory and evidence underpinning good practice in behaviour change

  • explain how to support individuals to adopt positive health behaviour, including assessing need, readiness and motivation as well as dealing with resistance

  • confidently enable individuals to develop tools and strategies to make and maintain changes

Additional information

 Please open and read the attached documents.

Target Audience
Brighton & Hove City Council Staff / For anyone where relevant to role
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room , Bartholomew Square
Event Trainers
Liz Dean
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