We offer training to individuals who want to be peer supporters and to peer support coordinators. The peer support training programme will provide a force with everything they need to implement a peer support network.
MS Teams training courses in August 2023:
- 21 August - Staffordshire Constabulary
- 23 August - OK9 Handlers
- 25 August - West Mercia Police
The training will cover the following areas:
- an overview of the OK peer support model
- the peer support process
- an introduction to mental health and self care
- non–clinical training for OK peer supporters
Please note: MS Teams days are 9am to 3pm.
Upon completion of the course, delegates will receive a certification of completion.
How often does this training take place?
These courses regularly take place throughout the year and dates will be supplied directly to forces who have adopted this training.
How to access this training
To be considered for one of these courses, you must firstly contact your force wellbeing lead who may put your name forward.
Please note we are unable to accept individual applications for this course.
What previous delegates are saying:
Very informative, I feel equipped to use my new found knowledge to support others with confidence.
It has given me enough information, knowledge and confidence to be a good peer support champion.
One of the best courses I have been on in a long time. Very engaging and really good course content.
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