The content of the module is adapted from materials developed by NHS Health Scotland and NCSCT (National Center for Smoking Cessation and Training).

This training program is based on proven evidence-based behavior change methods to increase the effectiveness of smoking cessation interventions.

The course is divided into a set of five e-Learning modules designed to provide learners with the basic knowledge and skills required by smoking cessation counselors and community pharmacists in Scotland.

Target audience: This eLearning package is designed for:

  • Stop smoking for beginners counselors in the role
  • Stop smoking counselors who want to update their knowledge and skills
  • pharmacy staff, including pharmacists and pharmaceutical technicians.

You must register on our e-Learning platform before starting the course. Please register and log in before you begin.

If you have difficulty accessing the resource set, contact the NHS Health Scotland Workforce Development Team.

If you have already registered and logged in to the e-Learning website, you can start the course directly.