Training (Other External)
Plymouth University are now offering a range of study days for nurses and healthcare support workers, to view the current programme please follow the below link.
PDI - Cytology Updates and 2 day Courses
For both Cytology two day courses and the updates, please follow this link to the PDI website, who are offering this training within Somerset
The South West Mental Health Clinical Network have produced a series of short training videos, aimed at GPs, on dementia. The purpose of these videos is to upskill and build upon existing knowledge of dementia to provide confidence to those involved in supporting patients who may be concerned,...
Diabetes UK courses and conferences can be viewed via this link to their website
This e learning session will take approx 30 – 40 mins to complete and is designed to provide health care practitioners involved in delivering the national flu immunisation programme with the core knowledge base they need to promote high uptake of flu vaccination and effectively deliver the flu...
Link to Education for Health free e-learning and other courses, including workshops on spirometry, introduction to diabetes
Link to e-learning
Link to Education for Health
Family planning and women’s health in primary care (degree level)
This 20 credit degree-level module focuses on the principles and issues involved in delivering contraceptive services to women within the community setting. This includes comprehensive coverage of managing fertility...
Please see below Level 2 courses available in 2017/18
Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care
Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines
Certificate in Understanding the Care & Management of Diabetes
Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health...
Please find below details and information on HCA accredited courses available at Yeovil District Hospital. If you are interested or would like to discuss further please contact:
Head of Education and Development
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
HCA verified training in order that they can give flu jabs. Please see the links below.
(Please note at this stage the new recommendations for training are only recommended)
This is no longer a free...
INR, Anticoagulation training
Please contact Rhiannon Morris, Southwest Pathology Services
Email: email@example.com Tel No: 01823 346747, Fax No: 01823 34670
Learning Curve provides innovative training programmes that meet the needs of public, private and third sector organisations throughout the South West.
As part of the Learning and Development department of Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, they draw on a broad range of expertise that...
A structured programme breaking down some full day training days (that cover for example asthma from diagnosis, to pharmacological and non pharmacological management, self management etc) into structured e-learning sessions including an initial self competency assessment,...
At My Therapy Network we provide CPD courses for physiotherapist in the South West. Based locally in Exeter and with a truly international network of speakers our innovative course programme is designed to inspire and keep you at the cutting edge of clinical practice.
Link to website
Please follow the below link for infomation on the Skills for Health Care Certificatethis is a FREE resource.
The Care Certificate
With many new and returning nurses administrating Prostap, Takeda Uk Limited thought it useful to provide a link to the online administration video.
Prostap administration video - https://prostapdcs.co.uk/professional/the-device/administration/
Additional Prostap resources including access to...
To enable Somerset Health and Social Care Community shape a collaborative and shared culture, The Wellbeing Collective are delivering a positive and enriching programme, enabling Somerset Health and Social Care Community to achieve this culture, and I would like to take this opportunity of...
The Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine is a community interest wellbeing company (CIC) registered in England and based in Bristol
Please see links to the websites for education and seminars:
PCIM Integrative Medicine Seminars
This organisation although based in Bradford offers a good selection of Distance Learning Courses
Primary Care Training
With the support of Somerset LMC, Somerset CCG and SGPET invite Practice Nursing to a
Quality Improvement Study Session
This event will provide Nurses with the basic skills to undertake professionally led Quality Improvement projects for both their practice and clinical networks.
Learrning Disability Training - RCGP Toolkit
Please access the webinars via our website www.patientwebinars.co.uk: Any department or CCG can use any of the webinars on this website free of charge and we will share outcome data with them. The IBS, Low FODMAP Diet, IBD in remission and Paediatric webinars are all de-branded for national use....
The ‘South West Community Education Provider Network (SW CEPN) Learning Series’ are a sequence of learning sessions which cover various topics relating to primary care education and workforce. The sessions aim to foster improvement through shared learning and collaboration and are facilitated by...
Screening and Immunisation Information for non-clinical GP Surgery staff.
These three modules are designed to give an overall impression and insight into the cancer screening and immunisation programmes being offered to adults and children in the UK.
Please follow this link for more information.
UWE CPD COURSES
Please find below a list of courses and upskilling modules offered by UWE, available to practice staff. Funding is no longer provided by Somerset CCG.
Practices will be required to self fund the cost of the course but may wish to use the National CPD (Continuing Professional...