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Learning Centre Scotland

We are pleased to announce the launch of Learning Centre Scotland, a new training centre located in our Glasgow office, where we will be offering a range of HIV and sexual health related training.

All of our courses are led by knowledgeable and experienced trainers.

They are accessible and affordably priced for those wishing to increase their knowledge and skills.

Our courses take place at Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland, Breckenridge House, 274 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3EH. Our bright, spacious facility is fully accessible.

Arrangements may be made to deliver training in other locations for group bookings.

For more information about any of our courses, please contact learningscotland@tht.org.uk or call 014 1332 3838.

Currently we are offering:

Bespoke Training

Our experienced staff can design a training opportunity to meet your exact needs! Bespoke training can be delivered in your own workplace, or in our state-of-the-art training facility. Over 95% of our bespoke training participants have reported that they are ‘Very Satisfied’ with the training they’ve received and 100% reported that they would recommend the training to someone else.

Women and HIV

This half-day course will help participants respond to the particular needs of women living with HIV and those who are most at risk of infection. We also examine sociological and immunological factors involved with HIV and breastfeeding. Accredited by the Royal College of Midwives.

Book for Wednesday 6 December 2017

Price: £24 – £54

"Lots of great up-to-date information, very informative and lots of scenarios and opportunity for questions. The slides were excellent and informative. The trainer was so knowledgeable. I learned a lot more than I imagined."

Hepatitis C 101

In this half-day course you will learn about the basics of Hepatitis C including prevention, testing, treatment, transmission and how to support at-risk populations. This is a CPD certified course.

Book for Thursday 2 November 2017

Price: £24 – £54

Let’s Talk About ChemSex

In this course, participants will increase their understanding of what ChemSex is and will improve their ability to provide support, harm-reduction information and referrals to those who are involved in ChemSex.

Book for Monday 30 October 2017

Price: £30 - £72

Inclusive Sexual Health

This one day course introduces and explores topics around gender identity and sexual orientation in the context of sexual health. The course will help you understand, support and respond to the particular sexual health needs of LGBTQIA+ and trans* individuals.
 
Date TBD. Please register your interest by emailing learningscotland@tht.org.uk.

Price: £30 - £72

SQA Accredited Courses

Learning Centre Scotland is pleased to offer two new Professional Development Awards (PDAs) accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) at SCQF level 7.  

Delivering Sexual Health Training

Course participants will learn how to effectively develop and deliver sexual health training, respond to diverse learning needs, address challenges such as prejudice in the training room, and communicate more confidently about sexual health matters. Each unit will involve one full day of training and the completion of a take-home assignment.

Unit one: Sexual Health Training - An Introduction 
Book for Thursday 26 October 2017

Unit two: Sexual Health Training – Experiential Learning
Book for Thursday 23 November 2017

Price: £195 per unit / £375 for both

"The trainer was excellent – very knowledgeable, supportive, approachable and encouraging."

Understanding HIV and AIDS

This course covers HIV basics, prevention, transmission, testing, treatment, stigma & discrimination and the role of the media. Unit 2 provides a greater depth of knowledge on treatment, lifestyle factors, life expectancy, legislation and policy, cure and vaccine research and more. This course comprises two units. Each unit will involve one full day of training and the completion of a take-home assignment.

Unit one: HIV: An Introduction
Book for Tuesday 17 October 2017

Unit two: HIV: Treatment & Lifestyle Management
Book for Tuesday 14 November 2017

Price: £195 per unit / £375 for both

"I learned a lot and this will definitely improve my support for individuals living with HIV."


Cancellations

If you have booked through Eventbrite, then you should apply online for a refund. The amount of refund you get will depend on the amount of notice you give.

Our terms and conditions are:

  • More than 10 working days before the course - full refund.
  • Less than 10 working days before the course - 50 per cent of the fee refunded.
  • On the day of the course - no refund.

If you have booked in any other way, please email learningscotland@tht.org.uk.

Learning Centre Rooms for hire

We have a number of meeting and training rooms for hire at the Learning Centre, offering capacity of up to 90 people. Find out more about our rooms for hire.

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