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2 day Mental Health First Aid Training

The 2 day course is a practical skills and awareness course, aimed at team leaders and managers, and designed to give a deeper understanding of mental health and factors that can affect wellbeing, skills to spot triggers and signs of mental health issues, confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress, enhance interpersonal skills and gain knowledge to help someone recover their health.   

GP Cancer Update Course

A one-day cancer update course by GPs for GPs, GP Trainees & Advanced Nurse Practitioners.

The whole cancer journey from prevention to palliative care

Wednesday 6th March 2019

Worcester WR5 1DD

Droitwich & Ombersley GP’s £160 (Incl. VAT)  

Broader Worcestershire GP’s £170 (Incl. VAT)

To book please emailSOWOCCG.swhealthcare@nhs.net 

Please note: This course is open to All GP’s in Herefordshire/Worcestershire


Free Online Parenting Courses

Herefordshire Council have invested in a multi-user licence for 3 award winning, quality marked, evidence based online courses by the Solihull Approach (a national NHS organisation).

These courses are for ALL parents-to-be, parents, grandparents or carers of any child from the antenatal period to age 18 years.  We don’t need to be struggling. The courses are relevant to parents of all children, including those with special needs, autism, ADHD etc.

Quality Improvement for Practice Nurses

This programme is designed for all nurses working in general practice across England and is part of the Time for Care support available through the General Practice Forward View.

Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills - Maths

FREE training available for all staff - accredited training will be delivered by Solihull College & University Centre.  This is a 12-week intensive taught programme, resulting in qualification at Level 1 or 2 – L2 is recognised as equivalent to a pass at GCSE.

Quality Improvement for Practice Nurses

Free two day programme - 21 and 22 March 2019

This programme is designed for all nurses working in general practice across England and is part of the Time for Care support available through the General Practice Forward View.

Mental Health First Aid Training courses

As part of a Health Education England initiative, Wye Valley NHS Trust are running a series of 2 day Mental Health First Aid Training courses across different venues within Herefordshire and Worcestershire. 

Diploma in Advanced Primary Care Management

A one-year course to develop the skills and competencies for managing primary care at scale within the NHS.

GPNs leadership workshops

Are you a General Practice Nurse (GPN) with at least one year of experience and employed in a general practice? Are you involved in leading change in your practice or across a system? This could be either a small change in your practice or change of a larger scale in a CCG or STP. Do you have ideas or innovation that you want to make happen?

MARAC Awareness Day

 MARAC awareness briefing 28/03/2019

This event is targeted at any professional that may come into contact with women, children and men, who may be exposed to domestic violence and abuse. Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARAC) are multiagency case conferences that keep high risk victims of domestic violence and abuse safe and free from harm.

Funding now available for our new Professional Development and Lean Systems

Further to our recent correspondence, we're delighted to announce that we have now secured funding for our professional development and Lean programmes. Funding is subject to eligibility (please see more).

Cytology Training - Cervix Chart

Cervix Chart for Sample Takers.

Rural Primary Care Conference

26th - 28 September - 14.5 hours of Medical Education

Training Day for Primary Care Practitioners

Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases Training -September 12th - Birmingham

Free Excel Training - Hereford

Free Excel Training - 26th July - Hereford

Flu Training

Flu training courses have been added for September in Hereford and Worcestershire

Cervical Cytology Training

Cervical Cytology Courses - October 8th - Cheltenham

Free Excel Training

Free Excel training - 12th July