Sexual Health Training

The sexual health promotion team have a wealth of experience supporting staff working with young and vulnerable people. We help plan relationship & sexual health education curriculum for schools and colleges. We provide staff training on topics relating to relationships and sexual heath to help fellow professionals cascade key messages with confidence. 

All training is free for professionals working in Worcestershire and is currently being delivered remotely via WebEx. 

Please contact whcnhs.sheducation@nhs.net to reserve a place, please state which course and date you are attending.

Course schedule and details 

C-Card Scheme

This course introduces staff to the condom distribution scheme in Worcestershire.  By the end of the session staff will be offered the chance to sign up to the scheme in order to distribute condoms to the young and vulnerable people they work with.

  • Wednesday 8th September 2021 11:00 – 12:30
  • Tuesday 23rd November 2021 14:00 – 15:30

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C-card refresher

For staff who have already completed the C-card training.  This is a refresher course delivered by a pre-recorded presentation.

Please request a copy of the presentation.

Introduction to discussing relationship and sexual health issues with people who have learning disabilities and additional needs.

Further to requests and local demand, this course is for staff who work with adolescents and people who have moderate learning disabilities.  This course provides an introduction on how to discuss relationship and sex with our service users and offer some practical resources and ideas for engaging people.

  • Wednesday 6th October 2021 10:00 – 13:00 (FULL)
  • Tuesday 7th December 2021 10:00 – 13:00
  • Thursday 3rd March 2022 12:30 – 15:30

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RSE for school staff

RSE in schools – what’s required and how do I deliver RSE?

This course has been designed for teachers who have responsibility for planning and or delivering school based RSE which is now a statutory requirement for all schools.

This course is suitable for new qualified teachers who wish to learn more about RSE and for teachers who may be required to coordinate or deliver RSE in the future and would like to know more about what is required.

  • Thursday 21st October 14:30 – 16:30
  • Tuesday 14th December 2021 14:30 – 16:30

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Impact of pornography for young people and their relationships

This course explores the impact that pornography can have on young people’s perception of sex and relationships.

  • Tuesday 30th November 2021 10:00 – 12:30 (FULL)
  • Friday 21st January 2022 10:00 – 12:30
  • Wednesday 27th April 2022 10:00 – 12:30

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Introduction to sexuality and transgender awareness.

This course serves as a brief introduction to some of  the needs for young trans and non-binary people. The session has been designed in response to increasing demand and enquiries from staff working with young people who are keen to discuss how best to navigate and support people in a changing social world.

  • Wednesday 24th November 2021 13:00 – 15:00 (FULL)
  • Friday 18th February 2022 10:00 – 12:30
  • Thursday 7th April 2022 10:00 – 12:30

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