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Course Duration: 3-hours (09:30-12:30)


10 July 2024


Soft skills


This course is for all health, social care and third sector staff to improve their skills and knowledge of assertiveness. The half-day course will include an exploration of what assertiveness means, types of assertive behaviour and delegates will have the opportunity to practice techniques to improve their assertiveness.

This course is suited to clinical and non-clinical staff who would welcome the opportunity to reflect on why they struggle to be assertive and to learn and practice ways to better manage in these scenarios. Please be prepared to engage in practical exercises to get the most from this training.

SABP staff can find more information here: Assertiveness.

Target audience

All staff


None required for this course

Course Delivery

Face to face




This training will be held at either Farnham Road Hospital (FRH) or Two Bridges (TB), Chertsey. Ensure you check the location venue when booking.

For SABP staff, follow this link to book onto the course via ESR. Search the course catalogue using '325 Assertiveness'.

For non-SABP staff, please email for more details. 

This course is free to all SABP staff.

For external delegates on Surrey and Borders’ training sessions, the cost is £60.00


Short course