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Menopause demystified: for women

Remote Corporate Training, Not a geographical location
Admin Contact
Corporate Training Mail Box (
Target Audience
All users
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
ESCC Staff / Health and Wellbeing
Health and Wellbeing
Course description

This three and a half-hour online session is aimed at women going through, approaching, and out the other side of, the menopausal transition and offers information and tips to understand the process and emerge stronger.

This is a remotely delivered session. Please note the information under Additional Information (which you'll find in Full Details) regarding joining this course    

Training objectives

First hour:

Menopause questionnaire:

  • Potential experiences and impact of the transition

  • Katie’s story

  • Sharing experiences and how to thrive

What is the menopause:

  • Explanation of female hormones, what they do and the impact at menopause

  • The life cycle of female hormones explained

  • Misdiagnosis: what can happen and why

  • Difference between medical and natural menopause explained

10 – 15 minute break

Second hour

  • HRT in detail

  • Routes of delivery explained with preferred option(s) discussed

  • The different types of hormones within HRT and who needs which ones

  • HRT and breast cancer: Let’s look at the facts

  • The latest research and information shared

10 – 15 minute break

Third hour

Non-medical support options


  • What constitutes the ‘right’ eating plan for women?

  • What should we, ideally, avoid and why


  • Which ones are worth considering

  • Which ones might be a waste of money

  • Which ones are fairly essential

Physical and emotional wellbeing:

  • How to look after our bodies through, and beyond, the transition

  • How to maintain our emotional wellbeing and keep our equilibrium

Alternative therapies

Why, and how, this can be one of the most potent times of a woman’s life!


Learning outcomes

The training is expected to be delivered through Skype

The provider for this session is an external trainer. Once your place has been confirmed look out for invitation to join the session from either Corporate Training or

Accept the invitation (and be sure to check your spam folder as well in case it has slipped into that) and the session will automatically drop into your Outlook calendar. You'll get a reminder about 15 minutes beforehand to join the meeting,

Delegates' email addresses as registered on the portal will be provided to the trainer for the purpose of conducting this training only.

Delegates should ensure that their work (not personal) email addresses are recorded on the learning portal - check and update as necessary through 'My Profile and Bookings/Change Contact Details'.

Additional Information
Start Date
Tuesday 7 July 2020
End Date
Tuesday 7 July 2020
Closing Date
Monday 6 July 2020
09:30 - 13:00
Maximum Places
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Number of Sessions