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IFPA Medical Training

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The IFPA has been offering family planning training for medical professionals since 1977. Our Certificate in Contraception for Nurses and Midwives is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, and includes theoretical and practical training. More

IFPA Education Programmes

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The IFPA offers a range of education and training programmes on sexual health. Programmes include an RSE Workshop for young people, general sexual health training for educators, carers, youth workers and health professionals, a programme for young people with extra support needs and a course designed to support parents in talking to their children about sex, relationships and keeping safe. More.


IFPA Education and Training Resources

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The IFPA has a comprehensive range of education and training resources including multilingual sexual health leaflets, comic-style sex education booklets for young people, Sexuality Education Teaching Kits, and manuals for parents, carers and teachers about relationships and sexuality education for people with an intellectual or learning disability. More.


FETAC Accreditation

The IFPA Education and Training Department has been an accredited FETAC provider since 2010.

For more information contact Anita Ghafoor-Butt, IFPA Training and Development Manager:

T - 01 607 4456 / E -

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