Specialized course for health professionals in nicotine counseling and smoking cessation
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Are you looking for in-depth training at a higher level?
The Forum Tobacco Prevention in Health Institutions (FTGS) recommends the specialist course “Nicotine advice and smoking cessation” at the University of Applied Sciences for Health in Bern.
In this college course you will acquire extensive knowledge about tobacco consumption and its consequences and you will be able to work as an expert in this exciting field.
- acquire comprehensive knowledge about tobacco consumption and its consequences,
- you learn to carry out screening procedures, diagnostics and tests for the treatment of tobacco addiction and to document them,
- As an expert in nicotine counseling, you will be able to apply counseling procedures in smoking cessation on the basis of proven, evidence-based methods (such as the 5 A's) in individual and group settings,
- you will gain knowledge of pharmacological aids and their use in smoking cessation and nicotine counseling.
Title / degree; Specialized course
Duration: 8 course days
Class days: Mon, Tue, Wed
Registration deadline: December 15, 2020
Lesson times: Usually from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Number of ECTS: 4 ECTS credits
Costs: CHF 2400 / CHF 2200 for members of the FTGS
Language of instruction: German
Place of study: Bern, depending on the situation, online lessons in the Health Department
Next implementation: January to April 2021