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Masterclass Opportunities for HVs in Wessex

• Fabulous offer by Health Education England – Wessex: funded masterclass places for HVs
• Available for HVs working in Wessex region
• Limited places available – avoid disappointment
• Book now for our popular masterclasses to support your practice

Funded by Health Education England – Wessex for health visitors in Wessex.  These masterclasses are provided to strengthen key aspects of your health visiting practice. Our highly acclaimed, experienced facilitators bring you their one-day masterclass sessions in Developing Resilience, Leading the Healthy Child Programme and Communicating and Influencing.

Book now to avoid disappointment! Places are strictly limited to 20.

New dates and topics added for training in Wessex

5.9.16 Sleep workshop Watts Room,

Herrison Hall,

Charlton Down Village Hall,


12.9.16 Sleep workshop Seminar Room,

Unit 3, Tidbury Farm,

Bullington Cross,

Sutton Scotney,


23.9.16 PMH Awareness Seminar Room 4,

Education Centre,

St Mary’s Hospital,


Isle of Wight


26.9.16 PMH Awareness Falcon Room, Highpoint
Bursledon Road
SO19 8BX

Previously arranged topics and dates

10.6.16 Developing Resilience Shelley Rd,



27.6.16 Communicating and Influencing St Mary’s Hospital


Isle of Wight

28.6.16 Developing Resilience Charlton Down Village Hall




To be eligible for a place you need to provide us with evidence of working in a health visiting role in one of four Wessex organisations – Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, Solent NHS Trust, Isle of Wight NHS Trust or Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust.
Contact [email protected] for more information or to book your place.

Masterclass details

Communication & Influencing: presentation and feedback in a rehearsal setting
Our unique communication programme gives you the opportunity to create, practise and gain feedback on your personal introduction and a micro-presentation. The day will also include best use of visual aids; utilising body, breath & voice; handling nerves; maximising your status and presence; and developing storytelling technique for captivating content and purpose.

Be a part of a really different masterclass experience and learn to articulate your messages with confidence – useful for working across many work situations and settings.

Leading the Healthy Child Programme
Our interactive workshop is designed to inspire and motivate health visitors as leaders of the 0-5 Healthy Child Programme – using a range of resources that support group work and discussion we aim to support you to influence care and promote positive outcomes for children and families.
Be stimulated by the work that we undertake in this fabulous popular masterclass – described by previous participants as “inspiring and motivating”.

Developing Resilience
Our awareness programme aims to explore factors that impact and influence practitioners’ resilience at both organisational and individual levels, reflecting upon the wide impact of failing to address the emotional impact of caring on health and wellbeing. Participants will gain an improved knowledge of maintaining resilience and emotional wellbeing at work through a variety of group work and discussion.
Resilience is a prominent philosophy of current health service policy and strategy and essential for survival in periods of change – can you afford not to attend?

What others thought...

• “A very worthwhile and enjoyable day. Enjoyed hearing everyone’s views and experiences and the day was very well organised. Thank you” Developing Resilience participant – March 2016 • “Recognises the positive work that HVs do and the influence we have on outcomes for children and families” Leading the Healthy Child Programme participant – March 2016 • “Unique and inspiring – what a difference a day makes” – Communicating and Influencing – April 2016

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