Date(s) - 24/01/2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Live Life Well
What is tabocco brief intervention training?
Brief intervention is a method of discussing smoking and quitting in a positive, non-confrontational way to encourage smokers to think about giving up and enable them to access specialist support when they are ready.
What will the training cover?
Smoking-related issues and concerns, prevalence, recent changes to the law, the health risks of smoking and the benefits of quitting
Understanding why people smoke and why it can be difficult to quit
Recognising when a person may be ready to quit
Developing practical skills to make effective brief interventions
How to refer to Stop Smoking Services and what the service offers