Healthy lives for young people

STIs

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Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are bacterial or viral infections that can be passed on through unprotected sexual contact.

Understanding the different types of STIs, how to prevent them, the process for being tested and the treatments available, can help to prepare young people for healthier and safer sexual relationships in the future.

This course will support you to deliver great RSE on the subject and by the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Describe STIs, how they can be transferred and how to prevent them
  • Outline the range of symptoms that may be experienced
  • Understand how each STI and other condition can be diagnosed and treated
  • Dispel some of the unhelpful myths about STIs
  • Recognise the potential long term effects

As well as a range of downloadable resources, the course also features an interactive guide to STIs.

FAQS

  • How do I register/pay for the course?

    Young people need our support and understanding to navigate this process of transition from childhood to becoming an adult.

    Good puberty education can also play a role in breaking down gender stereotypes. Learning about sexual identity and desire promotes tolerance and understanding and by teaching everyone about periods, we challenge stigma and empower young people to understand their bodies and fertility.

    Brook is proud to have teamed up with Lil-Lets, a leading UK feminine hygiene brand, with over 60 years of expertise, to bring you this course, which is rich with animations, videos and games to test your knowledge. Accompanying this is a selection of tried-and-tested, high quality activities for you to download and use with young people – each exploring various aspects of puberty.

  • Where do I go to take the course?

    Young people need our support and understanding to navigate this process of transition from childhood to becoming an adult.

    Good puberty education can also play a role in breaking down gender stereotypes. Learning about sexual identity and desire promotes tolerance and understanding and by teaching everyone about periods, we challenge stigma and empower young people to understand their bodies and fertility.

    Brook is proud to have teamed up with Lil-Lets, a leading UK feminine hygiene brand, with over 60 years of expertise, to bring you this course, which is rich with animations, videos and games to test your knowledge. Accompanying this is a selection of tried-and-tested, high quality activities for you to download and use with young people – each exploring various aspects of puberty.

  • Can I access the course any time?

    Young people need our support and understanding to navigate this process of transition from childhood to becoming an adult.

    Good puberty education can also play a role in breaking down gender stereotypes. Learning about sexual identity and desire promotes tolerance and understanding and by teaching everyone about periods, we challenge stigma and empower young people to understand their bodies and fertility.

    Brook is proud to have teamed up with Lil-Lets, a leading UK feminine hygiene brand, with over 60 years of expertise, to bring you this course, which is rich with animations, videos and games to test your knowledge. Accompanying this is a selection of tried-and-tested, high quality activities for you to download and use with young people – each exploring various aspects of puberty.

Brook learn: Our bespoke e-learning platform for professionals

After purchasing the course here, you’ll be re-directed to our e-learning portal, Brook Learn.

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