Workforce Development

The Every Sleep Counts train the trainer presentation is available to assist in training for professionals, designed to equip them with the knowledge, information and skills that they will need to discuss Every Sleep Counts with parents and carers.

The training will help professionals to:

  • Understand the importance of safe sleep and what it is.
  • Understand why environments may not be a safe place for a baby to sleep.
  • Explain the criminal charge of overlaying.
  • Understand the risk factors associated with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
  • Understand the importance of a multi-agency approach.
  • Support the workforce to deliver the safe sleep message to parents and carers.