Please be advised of new training dates that we have planned for August and September 2021.  Please be sure to SHARE these dates throughout all your networks.

Free online training sessions from Answer Cancer, the Greater Manchester Cancer Screening Engagement Programme.  Different dates and times available to suit you.

Cancer awareness saves lives. Every year thousands of people are diagnosed with Cancer. We know that the earlier a cancer is detected, the better the outcome for the people involved. Early detection saves lives. Cancer screening saves lives. Why not top up your knowledge and confidence so that you can help yourself, your family members, community leaders and staff.

You need to register in advance to attend these sessions.  You can join as many as you like. Click on the links to register and find out more information.

All sessions are fun, interactive, and informative.


New Course – How to Run Brilliant Cancer Screening Awareness Sessions 

This exciting (free) course focuses on growing your facilitation and presentation skills, knowledge, and confidence. It is designed for any level, from beginners upwards. You will come away with lots of ideas and tips to help you run cancer screening awareness sessions in your work or community. These are fun and interactive sessions. We will share resources to help you, including a script, PowerPoint slides, and activities to use in different settings.

This course will run for 2 hours with a short break to network or grab a cuppa.

  • Wednesday 25th of August                  9.30am – 11.30am                   Click Here
  • Monday 13th of September                 1.00pm – 3.00pm                     Click Here


Answer Cancer Facts & Myths

This 90 mins session will increase your understanding of the importance of seeking out factual evidence-based information regarding cancer. The session highlights some of the most popular myths about cancer and replaces them with facts.  Fun and informative.

  • Tuesday 7th September                       10:30am – 12.00pm                Click Here


Answer Cancer Signs & Symptoms

This 90 mins short session will equip you with knowledge around early signs & symptoms of cancer. You’ll understand why and how early detection saves lives and learn key messages to share with others.

  • Wednesday 15th September               10:30am – 12.00pm                Click Here


NHS Cancer Screening Programmes

This 90 mins session will super charge your knowledge and understanding of the 3 NHS Cancer Screening Programmes and why they are so important. You will learn who’s eligible, what’s involved, and what messages and approaches we can use to encourage others to take up their screening invite.

  • Monday 20th September         11.30am – 1pm                                   Click Here
  • Monday 27th September         10.30am – 12pm                                 Click Here


Please be sure to register BEFORE each session – It is essential you do this to be able attend – Zoom will generate a link for you to use to join each session registered for.  Please ‘Save’ the generated links to your diary so that you can easily find them in order to attend on the day.

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