Introduction to Health Promotion (Study Day)

Who is it for?

This study day is suitable for nurses and health care assistants working in primary care settings.

Overview of content:

  • General principles of health promotion
  • Principles of healthy eating
  • Weight management
  • Smoking cessation
  • Brief interventions
  • Alcohol awareness
  • Promoting physical activity
  • Signposting

What is it about?

This study day focuses on the role of the primary care nurse in health promotion and provides an introduction to smoking cessation and healthy eating advice.

How does it enhance practice?

Participants develop the skills and knowledge necessary for promoting health in relation to smoking cessation, healthy eating, alcohol awareness and physical activity.

Course Structure:

1 x day study day 09.30 - 13.00

Upcoming dates:

To be confirmed

Application and Funding

To apply for this course, please select the "apply" link at the top right of this page. For information on funding options please see here.

If successful in your application for the course you will receive a confirmation email with the exact details of the location of teaching, closer to the start date.

Tuition Fees

For details of current tuition fees for self funded or sponsored applicants please click here.

Programme Leader/Contact Name:

Debbie Limb

Tel: 0114 222 2050; Email:

Admissions/Support Officer:

Deborah Reid

Tel: 0114 222 2037; Email: