Become a Health Issues in the Community (HIIC) Tutor

Health Issues in the Community (HIIC) is a training programme which looks at issues such as health, poverty, power and social justice in a different way.

Run by tutors across Scotland, it's aimed at increasing community capacity, increasing community participation, and establishing/consolidating community development approaches to tackling inequalities in health. HIIC managed by CHEX is providing training opportunities. Check out the details below.

Who can become a HIIC Tutor?

Although anyone can use the learning pack to run one-off sessions or short courses it is important that those wishing to run full Health Issues in the Community courses are registered HIIC Tutors. Only registered HIIC Tutors are able to run credit rated courses.

HIIC Tutor Training courses

The 2 day HIIC Tutor Training course is a a SCQF credit rated course, 8 points at level 7, and aims to equip participants to deliver Health Issues in the Community training to a wide variety of people in a broad range of settings.  Applicants should have a reasonable knowledge of community development and/or delivering training in a community setting.  The Tutor Training gives participants an opportunity to find out about the pack content, how to use it, the learning methods that are used and the expectations/responsibilities of tutors.

Course fees: Depending on the organisation you work for/with are:

1. Statutory Organisations - £300 

2. Third Sector - £200 

3. Student/Volunteers - £100

4. Free (conditions apply)

The next HIIC Tutor Training Courses have reached capacity; however please register your interest as we may arrange additional courses if needed; and, of course, we may have cancellations.

If you have any questions please contact  

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