Topical Training

Our Topical Training covers a range of topics designed to support you in your role. They are on subjects that 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


Future courses 

All current available dates are listed below. 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. Course currently in creation: Befriending: Measuring the Impact 

Any questions?

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

Current Topical Training Available


Found 3 events.

Online: Bereavement in Befriending

Course Access 04/06 - 24/06, Webinar Wednesday 24th June 1:30 - 3pm

Online: Safeguarding in Befriending

Course Access 4th June - 25th June

Online: Mental Health Awareness in Befriending

Course Access: 6th - 23rd July, Webinar 27th July, 11am-12:30pm

* Please note: we understand that circumstances may require a change of training dates. We allow you to defer once when we are given notice of at least 48hours, after that it is seen as a non-refundable cancellation. Please do check your diary before committing to any dates.