Image Step by Step Course

Name Christine Fidler
Name of Organisation Image and pregnancy helpline
Contact e-mail office@imagenet.org.uk
Contact phone number 0161 273 8090
Description of Resource offered Step by Step Support Programme and Facilitator Training (60hours)
Trainee Cost of Course To be confirmed
Centre cost of course materials
Previous experience of Course provider/trainer (relevant if they are providing a revised training modules or manual) Image has been running recognised training for over 15 years
What course achieves for the participants (e.g. qualification gained, any accreditation, which centres recognise this course) 6 credits in Image's Counselling Skills (Post-abortion and Child Loss)
recognised by Open Awards at level 2 or 3
The plan is to obtain ACC accreditation too.
Steps taken to ensure the quality of the resource Regular feedback throughout the course from course participants. Attendance at one yearly Internal Verification and Standardisation meeting for the course, conducted by an Authorised Internal Verifier, will be compulsory for all trainers. There will be opportunity for course feedback at this meeting. Also, image is quality reviewed by Open Awards every year to maintain its recognition as a training centre.
Any further support offered to support trainers using this course We will need to consider how best to do this
Any other relevant information to share with Centre Leaders This is a brand new resource and we suggest those centres using the Journey regularly try it out before considering training. We would like online collaboration with extra resources (still in planning) and we are planning to run the facilitator training Apr-July 2017.