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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

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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

GPN (University of Dundee) Cardiovascular Disease - SCQF Level 9 or 11 Module

Please ensure you have full support from your manager to undertake this education, including any workplace supervision.

Please ensure you have capability and capacity to study this course BEFORE booking a place.

Once you have accepted a place you will be liable for costs if you do not commit to the full course.


To apply for a funded place please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk providing your GP practice and module of interest - you do not need to book a place on Portal.

For further assistance please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk or call 01382 388534


When considering undertaking a level 11 module University of Dundee ask for evidence of degree level study. This could be that you have a degree or that you have a Diploma and have undertaken further study. When you submit your application form remember to also submit your evidence too.


12 week course commencing 5th October 2020 delivered by University of Dundee. Students can choose to study at either Level 9 or 11.  Delivered online/distance learning with optional, but recommended, face to face sessions.  These face to face sessions will have different content and will be delivered:

1.  TBC at Dundee Campus, and

2.  TBC at Kirkcaldy Campus

Assessment week: TBC.



To explore the prevention, diagnosis, acute and long-term management of common cardiac conditions.
 
To enable participants to develop and apply underpinning knowledge, skills and attitudes at advanced practice level to the management of patients with acute and long-term cardiac conditions.

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.  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. We reserve the right to charge for late cancellations or non-attendance.

 

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]

Kirkcaldy Monday, October 5, 2020 9:00 AM-9:00 AM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN (University of Dundee) Long Term Conditions - SCQF Level 11 Module

Please ensure you have full support from your manager to undertake this education, including any workplace supervision.

Please ensure you have capability and capacity to study this course BEFORE booking a place.

Once you have accepted a place you will be liable for costs if you do not commit to the full course.

To apply for a funded place please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk providing your GP practice and module of interest - you do not need to book a place on Portal.

For further assistance please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk or call 01382 388534


When considering undertaking a level 11 module University of Dundee ask for evidence of degree level study. This could be that you have a degree or that you have a Diploma and have undertaken further study. When you submit your application form remember to also submit your evidence too.

This is a Level 11 module delivered by University of Dundee. 12 week course commencing online 5th October 2020.  Delivered online/distance learning with optional, but recommended, face to face sessions.  These face to face sessions will have different content and will be delivered:

1.  TBC at Dundee Campus, and

2.  TBC at Kirkcaldy Campus

Assessment week: TBC.


To explore the prevention, diagnosis and management of long term conditions including acute presentations and to enable participants to develop and apply underpinning knowledge, skills and attitudes to the management of patients with long term conditions.

Course covers: respiratory, diabetes, vascular, neurological conditions and cancer. This may change to include other areas.

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.  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. We reserve the right to charge for late cancellations or non-attendance.

 

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]

Kirkcaldy Monday, October 5, 2020 9:00 AM-9:00 AM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN (University of Dundee) Mental Health for Primary Care - SCQF Level 9 Module

Please ensure you have full support from your manager to undertake this education, including any workplace supervision.

Please ensure you have capability and capacity to study this course BEFORE booking a place.

Once you have accepted a place you will be liable for costs if you do not commit to the full course.


To apply for a funded place please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk providing your GP practice and module of interest - you do not need to book a place on Portal.

For further assistance please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk or call 01382 388534



This is a Level 9 module delivered by University of Dundee. 12 week course commencing 5th October 2020.   Delivered online/distance learning with optional, but recommended, face to face sessions.  These face to face sessions will have different content and will  be delivered:

1.  TBC at Kirkcaldy Campus, and

2.  TBC at Dundee Campus

Assessment week: TBC.


To prepare registered General Practice and community nurses to screen and assess those with mental health issues. To improve detection and management of mental health issues, including risk of suicide, 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.  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. We reserve the right to charge for late cancellations or non-attendance.

 

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]

Kirkcaldy Monday, October 5, 2020 9:00 AM-9:00 AM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN (University of Dundee) Minor Illness Management - Level 9 or 11 Module

Please ensure you have full support from your manager to undertake this education, including any workplace supervision.

Please ensure you have capability and capacity to study this course BEFORE booking a place.

Once you have accepted a place you will be liable for costs if you do not commit to the full course.


To apply for a funded place please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk providing your GP practice and module of interest - you do not need to book a place on Portal.

For further assistance please email Nursing-Health-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk or call 01382 388534


When considering undertaking a level 11 module University of Dundee ask for evidence of degree level study. This could be that you have a degree or that you have a Diploma and have undertaken further study. When you submit your application form remember to also submit your evidence too.

12 week course commencing 5th October 2020 delivered by University of Dundee. Students can choose to study at either Level 9 or 11. Delivered online/distance learning - students will also have the opportunity to attend optional face to face sessions. Face to face sessions are optional, but recommended, OSCE is face to face and must be attended.

Face to Face Sessions - 2 Optional but recommended days 

Day 1: TBC
Day 2: TBC

Assessment week: TBC.

To prepare registered healthcare professionals to assess, diagnose and manage patients presenting with minor illnesses.

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.  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. We reserve the right to charge for late cancellations or non-attendance.

 

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]

Kirkcaldy Monday, October 5, 2020 9:00 AM-9:00 AM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book
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