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Module 1: Introduction

Learning aims and objectives

Once you've completed the Making Every Contact Count (MECC) e-learning, you'll be able to:

  • Understand what MECC is and how it's relevant to you

  • Identify your own thoughts / feelings about carrying out MECC

  • Relay information from seven key areas...

  1. Drinking alcohol sensibly
  2. Stopping smoking
  3. Healthy eating
  4. Physical activity
  5. Mental health and wellbeing
  6. Oral health
  7. Sexual health
  8. Vaccines
  • Use the approach of Ask, Assess, Advise and Assist.

  • Recognise opportunities to confidently provide key messages about adopting a healthier lifestyle.

  • Understand the relevance of MECC in your current role.

  • Understand where to find additional information on the topics covered within MECC.