IPS E-Learning Course

E-Learning Course: Supporting People with Health Conditions into Work: Individual Placement and Support (IPS)

Discover the key IPS principles and best practices for employment specialists through our free e-learning course – Supporting People with Health Conditions Into Work: Individual Placement and Support (IPS).


7 weeks

Weekly Study

2 hours

Learning Cost


Who is the course for?

This course is designed for both new and experienced employment specialists who wish to support their clients to reach their potential by implementing best practice IPS. The course is also relevant for clinical teams working with individuals with health conditions, and anyone considering a career supporting people with mental health conditions, back into work.

During this course, you will meet with various employment specialists who will talk you through various aspects of the role and share their experiences and key tips! You will also have access to an array of articles and research, and the opportunity to take part in discussion topics, to ask questions and share your learnings.

Throughout this seven-week course, you will:

  1. Learn how IPS is an effective way of supporting those with mental health and other health problems into paid employment and why it’s important.
  2. Explore the role of the employment specialist
  3. Learn the main IPS principles and best practices to help your clients reach their full potential and feel supported throughout their employment journey.

Training Delivered by IPS Grow Leads

The IPS Grow Leads can provide specialist training to IPS services covering topics such as fidelity items, employer engagement and performance management. For more information on their training offer, contact your IPS Grow Lead.
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