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Connect 5 - Train the Trainer

Together: Let’s change the mental wellbeing conversation across Greater Manchester.

Connect 5 is a mental health promotion training programme that is designed to increase the confidence and skills of front line staff about mental health and wellbeing, it has three levels and you can choose to progress through the stages depending on the requirements of your role.

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Connect 5 is focused on training staff to enable them to support their patients or clients to live well mentally, to better manage their mental health, increase their resilience and ultimately improve wellbeing. The techniques used by Connect 5 are underpinned by the Five Ways to Wellbeing and a cognitive behavioural model for understanding stress, distress and learning tools for self-management.


As an approved provider of Connect 5, we can deliver this course on-site at your organisation’s premises or at our Wellbeing Centre in Ashton-under-Lyne. The course lasts two days and, in most cases, these are delivered consecutively. We can accommodate a maximum of 16 people on a course and the minimum number is 8.


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