Training and Education

General Practice Nurse Education network The aim of this site is to increase awareness among nurses and student nurses of the support and opportunities available within the general practice specialism.  This offers information on how to become a practice nurse, an A-Z of clinical skills and educational resources for professional development. 

Diabetic foot screening training – 2020 sessions

This link is a useful video to support and refresh face to face training 

Diabetic foot screening training days for practice nurses, dates for 2020:

  • Monday 10th February 9.30 - 12.30 
  • Tuesday 12th May 13.30 - 16.30
  • Wednesday 9th September 13.30 - 16.30
  • Tuesday 17th November 9.30 - 12.30

The Venue will be the boardroom at Kendray Hospital.  To book a place; Please contact Dawn Taylor on 01226 644315 dawn.taylor@swyt.nhs.uk 

Acadoodle Tutorial Website - ECGs rich video explanations - useful for students/ HCAs / Nurses. 

Cervical screening Programme Training 

Link to training and CPD for people working in the NHS 

Prescribing Simulator 

The prescribing simulator is a formative assessment tool for a prescribers to develop their prescribing skills at any time or place. This link will take you directly to the simulator within e-learning for Health

NHS England and the Primary Care Digital Transformation team have started a Digital Nurse Network.

The network aims to bring together nurses from around the country who want to learn more about digital. The network will offer training, briefings, webinars and more with a focus on digital and technology

E-Learning for Health which may be of particular interest

Breath Sounds and Heart sounds

E-learning for Health on line learning has a range of courses you will find useful

Leadership course - on line

Dementia Learning

Useful free dementia learning via this link. 

Primary Care Respiratory Academy 

The academy’s scope is multidisciplinary, reflecting the varying needs of those involved in providing the best primary care for people with respiratory disease http://www.respiratoryacademy.co.uk/clinical/

Radiology Requesting on ICE for ANP

RCN Infection Prevent and Control Module 

This course may be of interest to registered nurses who are: 

  • Infection Control Leads in GP Surgeries 
  • Line nurses / practitioners 
  • Infection control practitioners requiring a refresher module

Information about the module is available here and a registration form for the module.