Fuel Poverty Training Help your clients beat the cold this winter! Sign up for Warm and Well's very popular free accredited training: “Introduction to Energy Use in the Home and Fuel Poverty Awareness” This training is FREE - funded by all the local authorities in Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire, through the Warm and Well project For frontline staff, volunteers and councillors who interact with vulnerable clients including: health and social care sector disability and mental health services child and family services black and minority ethnic groups advisory services community and voluntary sector education public sector housing providers local councillors others who may be interested… Fully accredited by the CPD Certification Service and will count towards any CPD goals of staff/volunteers Only 90 - 120 minutes long and can be run as an extended team meeting or as an event in its own right Participants will understand the main uses of energy in the home understand what is meant by fuel poverty, how it is measured, and its causes understand the effects of fuel poverty, how these can be minimised, and identify those at risk be able to signpost and refer householders to appropriate support learn how to assist clients/patients save energy and money while keeping warmer and healthier at home Venue options: You can host a training session - ideally you will have 10 or more participants. Warm and Well will come to you. All you need to do is provide a room! We are currently arranging training through all the Local Authorities. Let us know if you are interested in this option and we will let you know once dates and venues have been confirmed. To book a training session, please email Warm and Well on [email protected], including a few dates and times to suit you. We will then contact you to make a firm booking.