Free CPD session on the topic of youth gambling and problem gambling.
The training is open to youth workers and CLD practitioners who work with young people The Days session is aimed at managers and youth leaders and the evening session is aimed at youth workers and sessional staff, however anyone can attend either session.
The training will support participants to:
- increase their awareness regarding gambling and its impact on young people’s health and wellbeing;
- better understand what problem gambling is and its relationship with other risk-taking behaviours;
- recognise the signs and consequences of problem gambling;
- increase their knowledge of resources available (such as Fast Forward’s Gambling Education Toolkit);
- find information on additional support and specialized services;
- explores ways to include gambling in the range of issues that services already address;
- strengthen their skills and confidence to deliver gambling education and prevention activities.
To book a place on the event please click on the following eventbrite link – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gambling-education-prevention-training-in-ayrshire-for-youth-workers-tickets-53289561513
(Tuesday) 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Ayr, South Ayrshire - Venue TBC
Ayr, South Ayrshire