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Event:
Cultural Competency
Date:
February 21, 2018 10:00 am
Category:
Updated:
December 18, 2017
Venue:
City Life Centre
Address:
Northumberland Street, Belfast

BELFAST TRUST

Three morning sessions

Facilitators:  The Mosaic Programme

Dates:            Wednesday 21st February 2018
                         Wednesday 28th February 2018
                         Wednesday 7th March 2018 

Time:             10.00 am – 12.30 pm

Venue:           City Life Centre
                         143 Northumberland Street
                         Belfast      BT13 2JF

At the end of this course, participants will have developed:

  • A better knowledge of how one’s own culture shapes attitudes, perceptions and behaviours
  • An awareness of the limited value of stereotyping individuals from certain cultures or ethnicities
  • The ability to value diversity and a willingness to learn about other people’s cultures
  • Specific knowledge of the language, customs and values of particular cultures
  • The skills to feel comfortable and communicate effectively with people from diverse cultural backgrounds

You can book a place on using any of the following ways:

  • Completion of the blue booking form in the training booklet – return to June Martin at Pine Lodge Annexe, 186 Belmont Road, Belfast, BT4 2AS
  • Telephone call or email to June Martin – 028 9504 0057, email:  june.martin@belfasttrust.hscni.net
  • Your supervising social worker can book a place on your behalf

Please keep a note in your diary of the courses you have booked.

You will receive confirmation that you have been allocated a place on the course approximately 10 days before the course date – please confirm your place by the required date (stipulated on the confirmation letter).