ACET offers a range of Training Courses designed to equip Caring Professionals and Community Workers to provide information and education for their client groups on Sexual Health, Parent/Teen Communication Skills, Mental Health, Drugs & Alcohol.

All ACET Training Courses are designed to promote healthy choices and reduce risk levels and have been approved by the Public Health Agency and accredited by the Open College Network.

Our Training Courses provide creative interactive learning experiences, utilising group based participation and discussion.

Our Training Courses include participant’s pre and post training feedback and have specific learning goals and assessment criteria.

All Training Courses also provide awareness of local advice, support and treatment services.

Subject Course Title OCN Level Learning Hours Health & Social Care Trust Area (HSCT) Course Dates 2018-19
Sexual Health Education: Facilitators Training Course 3 10 training days plus assesments Belfast Wednesday 26th September – 28th November 2018
South Eastern/Belfast Wednesday 9th January – 13th March 2019
HIV/STI’s/Contraception Training Course 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook Northern Thursdays
4th & 11th October 2018
Northern Thursday 10th & 17th January 2019
Western Wednesday 5th & 12th December 2018

 

Men’s & Women’s Sexual Health 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook
UNIQUE Training Course 2 2 x ½ day training days plus assessments
Mental Health

 

Mental Health Project Workers Training Course 3 6 training days plus assessments
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) N/A 2 days
Drugs & Alcohol

 

Drugs & Alcohol Education: Facilitators Training Course 3 6 training days plus assessments
Drugs & Alcohol Training Course 2 10 hours
Parent/Teen Communication

 

Parent/Teen Communication Skills: Facilitators Training Course 3 4 training days plus assessments Belfast Thursdays 18th & 25th October and 1st & 8th November 2018
Parent/Teen Communication Skills 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook Northern  

Thursdays 20th & 27th September 2018

Parent/Teen Communication Skills 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook South Eastern Dates TBC
Talking Teens Non-accredited 1 training day Wednesday 13th June 2018