The portal website, which CPD connects to for payments and course booking will be moving between 8th of March and 9th of March.


During this time it will not be possible to book courses through portal or link your portal and CPD accounts.


Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Please contact pbsgladministrator@nes.scot.nhs.uk should you require assistance in this matter.

Courses and Publications

Courses and Publications

GPN CPD Connect 2 Day Residential - An Introduction to Minor Illness in Primary Care - General Practice Nurse - Level 5 (Glasgow)

As part of this course offer all participants will benefit from one night's free accommodation at the venue.  We would recommend that you utilise this offer as a networking opportunity, to meet other nurses from around Scotland.   

**To be eligible to come onto the course, Please ensure your Nursing & Midwifery Council Number has not expired before you attend the course**

This 2-Day interactive foundation course aims to introduce practitioners to a range of common minor illness presentations including:
 
> Ear, Nose and Throat
> Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
> Musculoskeletal System
> Abdominal Pain
> Sexual Health
> Paediatrics

*This course is not suitable for those working at advanced practice level *

Cancellation Notice
**Please note that there is no charge to attend this event but if you do not give us 10 Working Days notice that you are unable to attend or if you are a no show on the day, we reserve the right to invoice you for a contribution of £50.00 towards the cost of your place**
 


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

GLASGOW Friday, March 19, 2021 9:30 AM-4:30 PM Contact Organiser Limited Availability
£POA Book

GPN CPD Connect 2 Day Residential - Masterclass in Long Term Condition Management - Senior General Practice Nurse - Level 6 (Dundee)


As part of this course offer all participants will benefit from one night's free accommodation at the venue.  We would recommend that you utilise this offer as a networking opportunity, to meet other nurses from around Scotland.
   


This course is run in collaboration with the British Heart Foundation and is aimed at General Practice Nurses who are currently managing patients with Long Term Conditions. 

Long Term Conditions are health conditions that last a year or longer, impact on a person's life and may require on going care and support.  Around 2 million people, 40 per cent of the Scottish population, have at least one long term condition, and one in four adults over 16 report some form of Long-Term Illness, Health Problem or Disability.  27 per cent of people aged 75-84 have two or more.

This Course will explore the latest evidence and effective management of a variety of common presentations such as - Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Failure, Dermatology, CVD, Cancer Care and Mental Health. 

**To be eligible to come onto the course, Please ensure your Nursing & Midwifery Council Number has not expired before you attend the course**


Cancellation Notice
**Please note that there is no charge to attend this event but if you do not give us 10 Working Days notice that you are unable to attend or if you are a no show on the day, we reserve the right to invoice you for a contribution of £50.00 towards the cost of your place**
 


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

Dundee Friday, August 28, 2020 9:30 AM-4:30 PM Contact Organiser Limited Availability
£POA Book

GPN CPD Connect 2 Day Residential - Masterclass in Long Term Condition Management - Senior General Practice Nurse - Level 6 (Glasgow)


As part of this course offer all participants will benefit from one night's free accommodation at the venue.  We would recommend that you utilise this offer as a networking opportunity, to meet other nurses from around Scotland.
   


This course is run in collaboration with the British Heart Foundation and is aimed at General Practice Nurses who are currently managing patients with Long Term Conditions. 

Long Term Conditions are health conditions that last a year or longer, impact on a person's life and may require on going care and support.  Around 2 million people, 40 per cent of the Scottish population, have at least one long term condition, and one in four adults over 16 report some form of Long-Term Illness, Health Problem or Disability.  27 per cent of people aged 75-84 have two or more.

This Course will explore the latest evidence and effective management of a variety of common presentations such as - Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Failure, Dermatology, CVD, Cancer Care and Mental Health. 

**To be eligible to come onto the course, Please ensure your Nursing & Midwifery Council Number has not expired before you attend the course**
 
Cancellation Notice
**Please note that there is no charge to attend this event but if you do not give us 10 Working Days notice that you are unable to attend or if you are a no show on the day, we reserve the right to invoice you for a contribution of £50.00 towards the cost of your place**
 


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

GLASGOW Friday, February 26, 2021 9:30 AM-5:30 PM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN CPD Connect 2 Day Residential - Masterclass in Telephone, Triage, Consultation and Communication Skills - Senior General Practice Nurse - Level 6 (Inverness)


As part of this course offer all participants will benefit from one night's free accommodation at the venue.  We would recommend that you utilise this offer as a networking opportunity, to meet other nurses from around Scotland.  

This 2-Day interactive, residential aims to prepare Senior General Practice Nurses with the necessary skills to commence telephone triage.  It will allow Senior General Practice Nurses the opportunity to practice their telephone triage skills with their peers in a safe and supportive environment.   

**To be eligible to come onto the course, Please ensure your Nursing & Midwifery Council Number has not expired before you attend the course**


Cancellation Notice

**Please note that there is no charge to attend this event but if you do not give us 10 Working Days notice that you are unable to attend or if you are a no show on the day, we reserve the right to invoice you for a contribution of £50.00 towards the cost of your place**
 


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

Inverness Wednesday, May 13, 2020 9:30 AM-5:30 PM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN CPD Connect Asthma Day 1 Aberdeen

Two Day Course: 22 September and 3 November 2020 (you will automatically be registered onto day 2)

To provide general practice nurses with the knowledge and skills to perform an annual review of asthma in primary care.


Cancellation Notice:  Please be mindful that although this course is free for you to attend, the Scottish Government has funded your place from public resources.  We expect a high demand but are unlikely to be able to fill places at short notice from busy General Practices.  Therefore, if you are unable to attend for any reason at all we would be very grateful if you could please let us know no later than 14 days before the event to avoid a £75 cancellation fee to cover committed venue and catering costs and to ensure we have the opportunity to try and fill your place. 


Funding and Eligibility:   This course is funded by the Scottish Government GPN Fund 2018-21, to sign up for this course you must be an active General Practice Nurse.  To ensure you are able to sign up please ensure your role on portal is 'Medical - Practice Nurse'.



Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

Aberdeen Tuesday, September 22, 2020 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Contact Organiser Waiting List Only
£POA Book

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