ACE Awareness and Trauma Sensitive Practice Dates - 2019

5 Sep 2019

Through the EITP Trauma Informed Practice Project we continue to roll out the Level One ACE Awareness Sessions and Level Two Developing Trauma Sensitive Approaches to Practice Training Sessions across health, social care, justice, education, housing, local government, the sports sector and community and voluntary sector. We have a busy few months of awareness sessions coming up. See below if you would like to join one of the session dates.


What to expect:

Find out more about what ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) are and what their potential impact is upon behaviour and health in children/adults and the practical approaches to support those who have been experiencing trauma, yourself in your role and colleagues.




Arts Sector Training

ASCERT NI will deliver two Level One ACE Awareness Sessions in October 2019 for artists, arts facilitators and arts organsations


Derry / Londonderry


Community and Voluntary Sector Training

ASCERT NI continue to deliver the Level One ACE Awareness Sessions and Level Two Developing Trauma Sensitive Approaches in Practice Training across the CVS in Northern Ireland.

To book your place please visit the ASCERT NI website at 


Sports Sector Training

The SBNI will deliver two sessions of the Level One ACE Awareness Sessions to Designated Safeguarding Leads and Tutors in October 2019.

To find out more and to register your place please download the information flyer by clicking here


Social Care / Social Work Training 

The SBNI will deliver a second Lunchtime ACE Seminar in the Northern Ireland Social Care Council on 4 October 2019. If you would like to attend please register by clicking here 


Practice Educators, Lecturers and Trainers Session

Are you a trainer/lecturer in HSC Trusts or FE Colleges? We will host a combined Level One ACE Awareness and Level Two Trauma Sensitive Approaches to Practice session on 23 September 2019 at the HSC Leadership Centre. To register please contact by telephone on 02895 361 810 or email


If you cannot find a training session for your sector please contact a member of the team by clicking here