Trauma Skilled Practice – Frontline Staff
Who is it for?
This training is for frontline staff who are working with people on a regular basis that may be affected by trauma.
The overarching aim of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to realise, recognise and to respond to trauma. The training has been designed in line with the NES Transforming Psychological Trauma Framework at Level 2 ‘Trauma Skilled Practice’.
What will you learn?
Designed for frontline workers to develop their awareness and knowledge of the impact of trauma on individuals and society. Participants will consider how to respond using a trauma-informed approach, utilising their expertise and skills to support individuals.
Day 1 covers:
Day 2 covers:
What is trauma?
Types of traumatic events
The impact of trauma and the stress response
Indicators, risk and resilience factors
The Window of Tolerance
Adverse childhood experiences
Responding to disclosure
Psychological First Aid and safeguarding
Introducing Trauma-Informed Approaches
How trauma-informed is your service?
Impact on the worker
Vicarious trauma and vicarious resilience
Support and supervision
Trauma-informed approaches within organisations
How is it delivered?
The course is delivered over 2 full-day sessions (10am – 4.30pm) face-to-face or over 3 half-day sessions (typically 9.30-1.30pm) online.
All our sessions involve a mix of content, discussion and interactive activities to cater to different learning styles.
Where is the course held?
We deliver our open courses from our training venues located in Edinburgh, Fife, or Falkirk.
If you would like to arrange a group booking, we can arrange delivery at a venue most suitable for you. LinkLiving Skills Academy can also deliver across Scotland. If you would like to arrange training at a venue most suitable for you please contact us on 01324 466 860 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to discuss in more detail.
How much does it cost?
£180 per person – minimum 6 participants
*Additional costs for travel and accommodation may apply, depending on location. Please contact us for more information or to discuss.
When can I take part?
Please contact us on 01324 466 860 or email@example.com for upcoming course dates or to discuss in more detail.