Smoking Cessation Refresher

***South Tyneside advisors ONLY***


The NHS Stop Smoking Service is a successful initiative to support people in quitting smoking. All Smoking Cessation Advisors must attend annual refresher training to keep up to date with the latest Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) developments and behaviour change techniques.


• To understand any recent changes to the NHS Stop Smoking Service (nationally and locally)
• To problem solve cases with the experienced trainer and colleagues
• To offer an opportunity for monitor calibration
• To update Advisors on current NRT therapies available and supporting resources


3.5 hours in total = split into 2 x 1 3/4 hour modules over 2 consecutive days. Only one booking is necessary however when booking onto a refresher you MUST attend modules 1 and 2 on consecutive days. For example:

Tues 13th & Wed 14th October 2020
13.30 - 15.15
both days must be attended
Wed 25th & Thurs 26th November 2020
09.30 – 11.15
both days must be attended

Free for those working in South Tyneside

Cancellation policy:
Please note: If you fail to attend or do not give us the required notice to cancel your place we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee.
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Who should attend?
This course is designed for any staff identified as part of the C4L programme, who are currently registered as smoking cessation advisors in South Tyneside and are due their annual refresher.

Please note to participate in the session you will need:

  • A device with a large enough screen to view the presentation slides
  • A working microphone to participate in group activities (our quick guide can support you to test your audio)
  • A webcam desirable (but not essential)

***once your booking form is completed you will received a confirmation email***

  • Course Start Date: 25/11/2020 09:30

    Course End Date: 26/11/2020 11:15

    Via Zoom - Joining details will be sent out the day before training

    There are currently 7 spaces left.

  • Course Start Date: 09/12/2020 13:30

    Course End Date: 10/12/2020 15:15

    Via Zoom - Joining details will be sent out the day before training

    There are currently 15 spaces left.