Training Courses

July 2019

Venepuncture Introduction

This course covers theory and a practical session. It includes anatomy, physiology, consent, accountability, health & safety/infection control and how to take a sample and the relevance of blood tests being requested.
Wednesday 3, Jul
0930-1630

Cervical Cytology Update

This course has been designed for experienced sample takers. It covers all aspects of the NHS Screening programme along with an update on recently published documents and future plans
Tuesday 9, Jul
0930-1230

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Wednesday 10, Jul
0930-1630
Day 2
Thursday 11, Jul
0930 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Assessors Workshop

Tuesday 16, Jul
1330 - 1630

Basic Wound Care

Wednesday 17, Jul
0930-1630

September 2019

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Wednesday 4, Sep
0930-1630
Day 2
Thursday 5, Sep
0930 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Update

This course has been designed for experienced sample takers. It covers all aspects of the NHS Screening programme along with an update on recently published documents and future plans
Friday 6, Sep
0930-1230

2 Day Introduction to Influenza, Pneumo, Shingles & B12 for HCAs

Day 1
Tuesday 10, Sep
0930-1630
Day 2
Wednesday 11, Sep
0930 - 1630

Influenza Update

This course is open to Nurses & HCAs
Friday 13, Sep
0930-1230

2 Day Introduction to Influenza, Pneumo, Shingles & B12

Day 1
Monday 16, Sep
0930-1630
Day 2
Monday 23, Sep
0930 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Tuesday 24, Sep
0930-1630
Day 2
Wednesday 25, Sep
0930 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Assessors Workshop

Thursday 26, Sep
1400 = 1500

Cervical Cytology Update

This course has been designed for experienced sample takers. It covers all aspects of the NHS Screening programme along with an update on recently published documents and future plans
Thursday 26, Sep
0930-1230

Influenza Update

This course is open to Nurses & HCAs.
Friday 27, Sep
0930-1230

Influenza Update for Nurses

Friday 27, Sep
0930-1230

October 2019

Influenza Update

Friday 4, Oct
0930-1230

Cervical Cytology Update

This course has been designed for experienced sample takers. It covers all aspects of the NHS Screening programme along with an update on recently published documents and future plans
Tuesday 8, Oct
1330 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Wednesday 9, Oct
0930-1630
Day 2
Thursday 10, Oct
0930 - 1630

Minor Illness/Injury Update for Experienced Nurses

This course is designed as an update for experienced minor illness/injury nurses. Covering such challenges as injuries, ENT, skin, sepsis and other red flags.
Friday 11, Oct
0930-1630

Cryotherapy Introduction

Thursday 17, Oct
1330 - 1630

Contraception & Sexual Health Update

This course is 4 hours duration. This course is suitable for nurses who hold a recognised qualification in contraception (with or without LARCs qualifications) and who practice regularly. It will focus on new issues surrounding contraception e.g. new CHC regimes, new injectable, new IUS, contraception in the perimenopause and identifying when patients are at risk of STIs. It will also cover other topics that may arise on the day. The session will move fairly quickly to fit everything in.
Tuesday 22, Oct
0930-1330

Travel Health Update

Thursday 24, Oct
0930-1230

November 2019

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Monday 4, Nov
0930-1630
Day 2
Tuesday 5, Nov
0930 - 1630

Cervical Cytology Update

This course has been designed for experienced sample takers. It covers all aspects of the NHS Screening programme along with an update on recently published documents and future plans
Thursday 7, Nov
0930-1230

Minor Illness Consultation Skills

Consultation skills for Minor Illness Practitioners. This course covers consultation models and skills required to assist you in gaining the maximum out of your minor illness consultations.
Friday 8, Nov
0930-1630

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Tuesday 12, Nov
0930-1630
Day 2
Wednesday 13, Nov
0930 - 1630

Spirometry Workshop

This course is designed for HCAs and Nurses new to this topic. It includes why we need spirometry, airway obstruction in asthma and COPD, identifying if it is asthma or COPD, using a spirometer in primary care and the first steps in interpretation.
Tuesday 19, Nov
0930 - 1630

Venepuncture Update

Thursday 21, Nov
0930-1230

2 Day Ear Syringing for HCA's

This 2 Day HCA course aims to provide the student with the knowledge to carry out safe otoscopy ans recognise common ear problems. It will also provide the student with underpinning knowledge to carry out safe ear irrigation. Priorto arrending the course, students are encouraged to 'brush up' their knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the ear. A pre-course pack aims to provide some information about the course and useful preparatory reading. All students MUST have their mentor acconpany them on Day1.
Day 1
Friday 22, Nov
0930-1630
Day 2
Friday 29, Nov
0930 - 1630

December 2019

Cervical Cytology Introduction

This course includes Pre-course reading, 2 core days that is a balance of theory and clinical skills, department visits, in-house clinical placement with a mentor and final assessment undertaken by Clinical Training Limited. The assessment includes: - 85% pass is required of multi-choice exam prior to allocation to clinical placement - Evidence based portfolio – all students are required to submit an evidence based portfolio with the student’s completed competencies, audit and visits
Day 1
Tuesday 3, Dec
0930-1630
Day 2
Wednesday 4, Dec
0930 - 1630