STAR Training the Trainers course

Published: 22 March 2023

The STAR Bereavement Peer Support Training Programme has received funding to continue delivering the STAR Training the Trainers course over the next 6 months. The Training is offered FREE to anybody living/working in Bristol, North Somerset & South Glos (BNSSG).

Here are the start dates for the STAR Training the Trainers Course, which is delivered via Zoom, and consists of 4 modules each delivered as a 2-hour workshop over a four-week period. (same time each week for 4 weeks):
• Wednesday 3rd May, 10am-12noon (ends on 24th May)
• Thursday 4th May, 6pm-8pm (ends on 25th May)
• Wednesday 5th July, 10am-12noon (ends on 26th July)
• Thursday 6th July, 6pm-8pm (ends on 27th July)

Supported by ‘Connecting Communities’ (under the umbrella of Age UK Bristol) and based on the STAR model, this free training guides local residents and community workers through the process of setting up their own bereavement peer-support group in Bristol, North Somerset or South Gloucestershire. These groups will be resident-led, self-sustaining, free of charge and open to anyone aged 18 or over.

To find out more about the training and to make a booking, please select the following link which will take you to the STAR Website training page:

STAR Training | STARs Connecting: