Foundation Programme in Sexual Health Promotion - HSE

The Education Centre, St. Lukes Hospital, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny

Course Aim : To enhance participants' capacity to incorporate sexual health promotion into their work throught he development of their comfort levels, confidence, knowledge and skills in relation to sexual health.

Target Group : Target participants are those working in the health, education, youth and community sectors whose work currently or potentially involves aspects of sexual health promotion.  Some previous experience of facilitation and / or one to oneskills is desirable as this is not general skills training.

Methodology : The course is participatory and experiential in approach.  It requires participants to have an openness to personal development as they explore knowledge, attitudes and values to sexual health, through individual, paired and group work.

Commitment : Participants are required to attend all 10 days, to submit a learning journal throughout the progamme and to co-facilitate a sample experiential exercise.

Application Process : Step 1 :  Application Form.  Step 2 : Telephone Interview.  Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 9th november 2018. 

Application forms are available from Tracey Tobin at email : or phone 087 9028590.

Dates & Venue : The Education Centre, St. Lukes Hospital, Kilkenny City

January 29th & 30th, February 19th & 20th, March 26th & 27th, April 30th & May 1st, May 28th & 29th 2019

Tuesday 29th January 2019 to Wednesday 29th May 2019