Training in relevant skills is provided to required standards for all volunteers working with Pregnancy Matters

Communication Contact the Regional Office if you are interested in finding out more about the course or in volunteering with Pregnancy Matters.

Effective Communication Skills

We have developed a basic skills training course which is the first step in our volunteer training programme.

“Effective Communication Skills in a Helping Role” is accredited by the Open College Network in Northern Ireland. It is a level 2 course and successful completion will earn 5 credits.

It is an open access course and places are also available to health professionals or to individuals working in community setting.

Training for external organisations

The Effective Communication skills course can be delivered as in-house training for different organisations or community groups. In addition, a range of training modules on issues related to pregnancy or pregnancy loss are also available.

Contact the Regional Office for further information on the different training options.