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

Courses

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GPN CPD Connect - Grasp The Menopause - Glasgow

This one-day course is aimed at nurses in primary care who regularly see women wishing to discuss menopause issues. 

Aim - To provide an understanding of the menopause and its management. 

** To be eligible for this funded course, you must be a General Practice Nurse or Out of Hours Nurse working in Primary Care.
** If this applies, please ensure that your job your role on portal Medicine - Practice Nurse


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

GLASGOW Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Contact Organiser Waiting List Only
£POA Book

GPN (Education for Health) Asthma SCQF Level 11 Module - Stirling

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.

Please note booking for this course will close on 16th September to allow time to complete the Education for Health registration process.

Please note, SCQF Level 11 is aimed at Health Care Professionals experienced in Respiratory management. It is an academic course and students are required to demonstrate critical thinking skills. The module is supported by online materials including discussion forums and reading activities. This course offers students an excellent opportunity to focus on key issues in asthma such as adherence and inhaler technique in addition to exploration of complexities such as difficulties with diagnosis and supporting self-management.

Normally at Masters (SCQF Level 11) at minimum, lower class honours degree in a health related or social care related subject is required. However, it is also possible for students without an honours degree to access the programme if they can demonstrate knowledge and skills at a level equivalent to that of a degree.

This module will enable students to ensure the timely and effective diagnosis and appropriate management of people presenting with respiratory symptoms.

This 6 month module offers a blended approach with eLearning supported by two face to face study days. Course commences online on 28th October 2019.

The two study days are 5th November 2019 and 3rd March 2020 and will be held at Albert Halls - Stirling.

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 or Out of Hours 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]

No Location Provided Monday, October 28, 2019 9:00 AM-9:00 AM Contact Organiser Good Availability
£POA Book

GPN CPD Connect Asthma Day 1 Dundee

Two Day Course: 29 October 2019 and 3 December 2019 (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]

Dundee Tuesday, October 29, 2019 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Contact Organiser Waiting List Only
£POA Book

CPD Connect MSK Problems including Joint and Soft Tissue Injections

This one day course will give an overview of common MSK presentations (Back, Shoulder, Hip, Knee etc.) in a mixed format of lectures and a practical session.

A course aimed at clinicians who want to improve their skills in

  • Joint examination
  • Joint and Soft tissue Injections
  • Management of common musculoskeletal problems

 

Highlights:

  • Expert facilitators
  • Joint injection techniques
  • MSK examination skills for GP's.

Session 1: Cervical Spine and Upper Limb
Session 2: Lumbar Spine and Lower Limb


Being held in the NHS Education for Scotland (NES) offices at 2 Central Quay, 89 Hydepark Street, Glasgow.


 


Resource Type: Workshop

Glasgow Tuesday, October 29, 2019 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Contact Organiser Waiting List Only
£POA Book

CPD Connect: First5 MSK Problems including Joint and Soft Tissue Injections

FIRST5 GPs ONLY TO USE THIS CODE.
PLEASE GIVE CCT DATE IN THE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS BOX WHEN BOOKING

This one day course will give an overview of common MSK presentations (Back, Shoulder, Hip, Knee etc.) in a mixed format of lectures and a practical session.

A course aimed at clinicians who want to improve their skills in

  • Joint examination
  • Joint and Soft tissue Injections
  • Management of common musculoskeletal problems

 

Highlights:

  • Expert facilitators
  • Joint injection techniques
  • MSK examination skills for GP's.

Session 1: Cervical Spine and Upper Limb
Session 2: Lumbar Spine and Lower Limb


Being held in the NHS Education for Scotland (NES) offices at 2 Central Quay, 89 Hydepark Street, Glasgow.


 


Resource Type: CPD Connect [No Fee]

Glasgow Tuesday, October 29, 2019 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Contact Organiser Waiting List Only
£POA Book
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