Please note, all training is free and will take place virtually via MS Teams unless otherwise specified.
Booking can be made here: https://form.jotform.com/222122139902345
This training is to update existing NCSCT accredited advisors who are delivering a stop smoking service.
Recommended for all advisors to attend at least once a year.
Friday 8th December 9.30am – 12.30pm
This training is for new stop smoking practitioners who have completed the online NCSCT practitioner training.
Friday 1st December 9am – 4:30 pm
Friday 26th January 9am – 4.30pm
Friday 22nd March 9am – 4.30pm
VBA is a simple piece of advice that can be used opportunistically in almost any consultation with a smoker, and takes less than 30 seconds. This training is for anyone who engages with smokers and is CPD accredited.
Bespoke shorter sessions are also available and can be delivered either in-person or via MS Teams. Please email all requests to email@example.com.
Thursday 30th November 2pm – 5 pm
Wednesday 10th January 9.30am – 12.30pm
Wednesday 20th March 1-4pm
Short interactive sessions on different topics. Suitable for everyone. There is no need to book a place as you will automatically be sent the joining instructions. These sessions are all taking place at 1 – 2pm via MS Teams.
Stop Vaping Support: Tues 3rd October
NRT: Wed 4th October
E-Cigarettes: Wed 11th October
Data: Wed 18th October
Behavioural Support: Wed 25th October
Stop Smoking and Mental Health: Wed 1st November
Smoking and Pregnancy: Wed 8th November
Managing Expectations: Wed 15th November
Relapse Prevention: Wed 29th November
Please see below for online training modules to help support you with providing smoking cessation advice to patients.
1. Practitioner Training: Core competences in helping people stop smoking (Learning element)
2. Assessment of core knowledge and key practice skills (Assessment)
VBA is a simple form of advice designed to be used opportunistically in less than 30 seconds in almost any consultation with a smoker.
Smoking in pregnancy poses significant health risks to the mother and to the baby. VBA is a proven intervention that has the potential to improve the health, and even save the life, of both mother & baby
This training module has been developed by the NCSCT to teach health professionals how best to raise the issue of secondhand smoke exposure and promote smokefree homes and cars.