Complementary Skills

Complementary Skills Training on topical subjects are offered online and face-to-face multiple times each year. Please scroll down for dates and locations of training.

"I really enjoyed the range of different training techniques and information covered."       - Mental Health Awareness Training Participant
"There was a great energy in the training room and all of it has all been so beneficial. It’s been great to focus on mental health awareness within befriending."                                                                      - Mental Health Awareness Training Participant


Current courses available, please scroll down for dates: 

  • Mental Health Awareness in Befriending 

  • Management and Leadership for Befriending Projects 

  • Safeguarding in Befriending 

  • Bereavement in Befriending 

Future Courses

We are happy to gain feedback and suggestions from our membership and do try to action these. Please monitor this page for dates of complementary training.


Call Befriending Networks 0131 261 8799 and ask for Victoria Galloway, Learning and Development Officer or email


Found 5 events.

Safeguarding in Befriending

Course Access 08/12 - 06/01

Leeds: Bereavement in Befriending

Tuesday 18th February 2020, 10am - 4pm

Glasgow: Bereavement in Befriending

Wednesday 26th February 2020, 10am - 4pm

Management and Leadership for Befriending Projects

Part One Thursday 2nd April / Part Two Thursday 23rd April

Edinburgh: Safeguarding in Befriending

Tuesday 26th May 2020, 11am - 3pm