Free Behaviour Change for Health (MECC) courses

Free Behaviour Change for Health (MECC) courses

There are three Behaviour Change for Health (MECC) courses running in November and December.

If you haven’t already taken part in Behaviour Change for Health/MECC then don’t miss the opportunity to update your knowledge and learn key health improvement and Behaviour Change skills and competencies. The course covers MECC levels 1&2 and including practicing goal setting, identifying support assets, motivational interviewing, active listening and TA and signposting with confidence. You will also develop a greater understanding of how lifestyle impacts on health, the health needs of communities within East Sussex and be given a healthy lifestyles services resource pack and helpful factsheets to support your work.

This course is funded by East Sussex County Council and FREE to anyone working or volunteering in East Sussex or those with an interest and experience in Health Improvement. MECC is recommended as Essential Training by Supporting People and mandatory training for NHS staff.

To request a booking form please email healthylifestyles@sussexcommunity.org.uk or call 01273 519149.

We currently have spaces available on the following courses;

November
  • Behaviour Change for Health/MECC Open Course 9.30am – 4pm Monday 19th November – Hastings Voluntary Action, Jackson Hall, Portland Place, Hastings, TN34 1QN
December
  • Behaviour Change for Health/MECC Open Course 9.30am – 4pm Monday 3rd December – Eastbourne Town Hall, Grove Rd, Eastbourne, BN21 4UG
    Behaviour Change for Health/MECC Open Course 9.30am – 4pm Tuesday 11th December – Denton Island Community Centre, Denton Island, Newhaven, BN9 9BA

 

Download more information here :  BCfH Training Flyer November to December 2018