Introduction to Consent and Sexual Health Awareness
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This course provides an opportunity to explore the meaning of 'Healthy Relationships' and ‘Sexual Health’. Participants will be introduced to a wide range of sexual health and relationship issues that affect young people and gain an understanding of other related matters, policy and guidelines in the context of current legislation. The aim is to increase professionals’ knowledge and understanding of Sexual Health; enabling them to encourage confidence and assertiveness in young people to permit healthy relationships and sexual lifestyles to be effectively managed.
The Introduction to Consent and Sexual Health Awareness Course is multi-agency training for anyone who works with children and young people and is fairly new to the subject.
Training outcomes will address:
•STIs , transmission, management and access to services
•Prevention and protection (STIs and preventing pregnancy)
•Making safer choices
•Young people, consent, confidentiality and the law with some of the challenges that they face trough social media etc.