In view of the current situation with COVID-19 and some of our team of Regional Development Officers being furloughed, our face to face training has been put on hold. However, we are working towards offering online training.
If you are interested in the training and presentations offered by RDOs, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
What our training covers
Our study events cover four main themes which are detailed below.
1. Safer sleep and vulnerable babies
Aimed at anyone supporting families with babies. To include a general overview of SIDS rates in the UK and an essential look at safer sleep practices and evidence based advice. Updated for 2015 to include new National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines on co-sleeping and how they fit into your role.
2. Baby Safety
Aimed at all professionals who work with families with babies. To include up to date evidence-based advice on reducing the chance of SIDS and information on preventable accidents for babies and young children.
3. Sudden Infant Death: Caring for bereaved families
Aimed at anyone who works with bereaved families after a sudden unexpected death of a baby or young child. To include best practice when caring for and supporting bereaved parents and the extended family.
4. Smoking and SIDS/Infant mortality
Aimed at all professionals working with families with babies. To include information and research looking at the risks of smoking in pregnancy and smoking around young babies and how the safer sleep advice fits into this overall picture.
If you have recently attended a training session held by one of our Regional Development Officers, please fill out a Training Evaluation Form.