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Learning Centre Scotland

Based at our Glasgow city centre offices, Learning Centre Scotland offers a variety of HIV and sexual health related training. Designed and delivered by knowledgeable and experienced trainers, our courses provide up-to-date information and expertise on a range of current topics.

Our training is accessible and affordably priced. They are ideal for anyone who would like to increase their knowledge and skills in a relaxed and informal setting. Many of our courses are accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority or other professional bodies.

Our training takes place at Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland, Breckenridge House, 274 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3EH. The bright, spacious, state-of-the-art facility is fully accessible.

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

For more information please contact learningscotland@tht.org.uk or call 0141 332 3838.

Currently we are offering:

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.

Upcoming dates:

Price: £55 - £75

'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.'

HIV Awareness Training (CPD certified)

This one-day course is designed to help participants support people living with or at risk of HIV, manage risks, prevent HIV transmission and increase your confidence in speaking to others about the issues. This is a CPD certified course.

Upcoming dates:

Price: £90 - £120

'Interesting, well-paced information by evidently knowledgeable instructor who knew exactly how to communicate with the group. The trainer was fantastic. Very good at making a comfortable environment to discuss the topics.'

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
Unit two: Sexual Health Training - Experiential Learning

Upcoming dates:

Price: £225 per unit / £400 for both

'The trainer was excellent - very knowledgeable, supportive, approachable and encouraging.'

Understanding HIV & AIDS

The PDA in HIV is ideal for anyone who works in healthcare, social care, sexual health, or HIV. The course is also relevant to early childcare workers and anyone who supports at-risk populations or high-prevalence communities. It is made up of two units:

Unit one: HIV - An Introduction
Unit two: HIV - Treatment & Lifestyle Management

Upcoming dates:

Price: £225 per unit / £400 for both

‘I learned lots and this will definitely improve my support for individuals living with HIV.’


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.


Cancellations

If you have booked through Eventbrite and need to cancel, 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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