As of July 1, 2022, the TEACH Certificate in Intensive Cessation Counselling will be administered through CAMH. To learn more about this change, please read the following document: TEACH Certificate Program FAQ.pdf.
TEACH Core Course
The TEACH Core Course is the integral introductory course for providers.
An Interprofessional Comprehensive Course on Treating Tobacco Use Disorder
This online introductory course will help learners to screen, assess, and treat people with tobacco dependence using evidence-based pharmacotherapies and psychosocial interventions. Tools and techniques for enhancing motivation and facilitating cessation groups are also covered. Core Competencies and CanMEDS.pdf
Cost: $475 CAD
Next offered: October 4, 2023 – November 8, 2023 (click here to register)
TEACH provides a range of courses that focus on specific knowledge and practice for different providers.
Tobacco Interventions for Clients with Mental Illness and/or Substance Use Disorders
This course focuses on knowledge, skills, and abilities to provide a client-centred biopsychosocial approach to detect, screen, engage, and treat patients with a mental illness and/or substance use disorder focused around tobacco use. MISUD Course Competencies and CanMEDS.pdf
Cost: $400 CAD
Next offered: May 2024
Tobacco Interventions for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Populations
This online course is designed for the learner to develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities to provide a holistic, patient-centred, biopsychosocial approach to screen, engage, and treat commercial tobacco use among First Nations, Inuit, and Métis populations. The learner will be able to apply these skills, develop treatment in collaboration with patients, and refer as necessary. FNIM Course Competencies and CanMEDS.pdf
Cost: $400 CAD
Next offered: February 14 - March 20, 2024
Integrated Chronic Disease Management and Prevention: A Person-centered Approach to Addressing Tobacco and other Modifiable Risk Factors
This course examines major modifiable risk factors (alcohol, stress, sleep, nutrition, physical activity) for chronic disease management, their contribution to major non-communicable chronic diseases, and their impact on tobacco & tobacco dependence treatment. This course also highlights best practices to address modifiable risk factors during tobacco dependence treatment. CDP Course Competencies and CanMEDS.pdf
Cost: $400 CAD
Next offered: November 8, 2023 – December 13, 2023 Registration opens October 13th
Cours spécialisés du Projet TEACH
Prise en charge et prévention intégrées des maladies chroniques
Ce cours qui est offert en ligne offrira aux participants les connaissances, les compétences et les aptitudes voulues pour adopter une approche biopsychosociale centrée sur le client pour le dépistage, la mobilisation et le traitement de clients qui consomment du tabac et présentent divers facteurs de risque modifiables.
Dates du cours: à déterminer