Events & Training
The national Stop Smoking challenge is running again this October. The challenge is to get as many smokers signed up to make the a quit attempt during STOPtober. More information can be found here.
Stop Smoking Foundation Training (2 Days)
Inspiring Stop Smoking Foundation Treatment training introduces practitioners and quit coaches to the background of stop smoking treatment models and the seven-session treatment Stop Smoking programme, which allows practitioners to deliver one-on-one stop smoking treatment. This training is ideal for anyone who is new to delivering stop smoking treatment and will be delivering stop smoking treatment. Register now by emailing email@example.com or calling 09 525 5996
Cancer Society Wellington: Professional Education Courses 2016
A number of professional education courses are being offered by the Cancer Society Wellington in 2016. Including Smoking Cessation, Motivational Interviewing, Enhanced Motivational Interviewing and Supervision sessions. If you are interested in attending any of these courses you can get more information here or contact Pam Hunter email firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 04 389 8421, or Fax 04 389 5994
The Heart Foundation has a wide-reaching programme to train health professionals, registered and unregistered, in smoking cessation. This is a fully-funded activity and has no cost to the participants.
Cessation practitioner training - stages 1 and 2
This course aims to assist the healthcare worker to effectively communicate with a person who smokes and be able to assist them throughout the process of quitting smoking.
Duration: 2 Days
Cessation practitioner training - stage 3
Stages 1 and 2 are pre-requisites for this course. The course further develops skills and knowledge base in smoking cessation with an understanding of more intensive support strategies.
Duration: 1 day
Cessation practitioner training for mental health/alcohol and other drugs
This course aims to assist the healthcare professional in this specialised field to effectively communicate with a person who smokes and be able to assist them throughout the process of quitting.
Duration: 1 day