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 2016-17
Sexual Health Education: Facilitators Training Course 3 10 training days plus assesments Belfast Wednesday 13th Sept – 15th Nov 2017
South Eastern Commencing January 2018 dates TBC
HIV/STI’s/Contraception Training Course 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook Northern Thursdays
28th September & 5th Oct. 2017
Northern January 2018 TBC
&
Western No dates at this stage

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 Northern Thursdays: 2nd – 23rd March 2017
Parent/Teen Communication Skills 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook Northern Thursdays

Thursdays 9th and 16th February 2017

Parent/Teen Communication Skills 2 2 training days plus assessment workbook South Eastern Mondays 20th and 27th February 2017
Talking Teens Non-accredited 1 training day Wednesday 14th Sept. 2016