Contraception: a comprehensive guide for practitioners

Location: London
Mar162017

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Revised and updated two-day course. 12 CPD hours (structured and interactive continuing professional development).

Includes guidance on all forms of contraception including the contraceptive vaginal ring, all methods of emergency contraception, and undertaking pill checks.

This course is for professionals who wish to gain an understanding of contraception and the skills needed to communicate about it.

The course provides detailed information about all forms of contraception and is particularly useful for youth workers, teachers, outreach workers, nurses, midwives and health visitors who have not had in-depth training about contraceptive methods or family planning.

Please note that this course is not the FSRH Diploma (Diplomate Assessment of the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare). Please contact the Faculty directly if you are a nurse or doctor and you wish to undertake this diploma or if you need to undertake clinical training to provide intrauterine or sub-dermal methods of contraception in your practice or service.

Aim

To enable participants to support clients in their contraceptive decision-making using up-to-date information.

Learning outcomes

  • Gain knowledge about the full range of contraceptive methods currently available.
  • Be able to raise the issue of contraception and communicate more confidently in response to questions that may be asked.
  • Understand the factors that may influence contraceptive decision-making in the lives and relationships of clients.
  • Review the way in which own environment or service supports clients in making contraceptive choices.
  • Know what resources can be used to support work with clients.

Number of days

Two

Dates

16-17 March 2017

Also available on request, at a date and location to suit your team


The FPA Contraceptive display kit may also be of interest


 

This course takes place at:

Shelter Training, 4 Garrett Street, London, EC1Y 0TY

How to find Shelter training venue

Course time: 9.30am–4.30pm

Lunch is not provided but tea and coffee will be available.

This two-day course takes place on Thursday 16 and Friday 17 March 2017.

Price£289.00

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On request courses

Training at a time and place to suit your team

 

For courses in England, Scotland and Wales contact:

FPA training team – Tel: 020 7608 5277. Email: training@fpa.org.uk

For courses in Northern Ireland:

Mark Breslin – Tel: 028 90 316 106.Email: markb@fpa.org.uk