Past Events

July 2019

CPR/DNACPR Workshop

2 July 2019

This workshop is suitable medical/other senior trained staff who have significant conversations with patients & relatives in relation to CPR/DNACPR decisions.

June 2019

Visit to The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre

27 June 2019

This course is for any staff working in a health or social care setting

Introduction to Anatomy and Cancer

26 June 2019

This course is for any staff working in a health and social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of the human body and the impact of cancer on body systems.

N.B. Not suitable for registered health care professionals

May 2019

Fundamental Communication Skills

22 May 2019

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

NM6 996 Chemotherapy Principles and Care

8 May 2019 – 13 August 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people receiving chemotherapy in a clinical or community setting i.e. Practitioners who are not required to administer intravenous chemotherapy but who are responsible for care management.

Duration: 6 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week) plus 75 hours clinical practice

Induction day: Wednesday 8 May 2019
Theory week: 13-17 May 2019

 

NM6 995 Chemotherapy Administration and Care

8 May 2019 – 13 August 2019

This module is for nurses who wish to develop knowledge and expertise in the administration of cytotoxic chemotherapy and the care and management of people receiving chemotherapy.

Duration: 6.5 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week, 1 hour exam) plus 10 days placement in clinical practice

Induction day: Wednesday  8 May 2019

Theory week: 13-17 May 2019

Clinical: 10 days placement

Exam: Monday 29 July 2018

 

April 2019

NM7 123 Advancing Palliative and End of Life Care

30 April 2019 – 6 August 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with a life limiting illness in hospital or community settings. 

NM6 997 Palliative and End of Life Care

30 April 2019 – 6 August 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with a life limiting illness in hospital or community settings. 

March 2019

Nature of Cancer

12 March 2019 – 13 March 2019

This course is for any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of cancer and its treatments.

N.B. Not suitable for health and social care practitioners unless new to cancer care.

Fundamental Communication Skills

4 March 2019

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

February 2019

Intermediate Communication Skills

6 February 2019

This course is for health care professionals who wish to enhance their skills in communicating with people affected by cancer (Normally bands 5-7 plus Specialty Doctors)

N.B. Not normally suitable for health care professionals who do not have contact with patients or relatives

January 2019

Fundamental Communication Skills

30 January 2019

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

NM7 122 Cancer Treatments and Supportive Interventions

15 January 2019 – 16 April 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with cancer in general or specialist hospital or community settings. 

NM6 998 Cancer Treatments and Care

15 January 2019 – 16 April 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with cancer in general or specialist hospital or community settings. 

NM6 996 Chemotherapy Principles and Care

14 January 2019 – 23 April 2019

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people receiving chemotherapy in a clinical or community setting i.e. Practitioners who are not required to administer intravenous chemotherapy but who are responsible for care management.

Duration: 6 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week) plus 75 hours clinical practice

Induction day: Monday 14 January 2019
Theory week: 21-25 January 2019

 

 

NM6 995 Chemotherapy Administration and Care

14 January 2019 – 23 April 2019

This module is for nurses who wish to develop knowledge and expertise in the administration of cytotoxic chemotherapy and the care and management of people receiving chemotherapy.

Duration: 6.5 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week, 1 hour exam) plus 10 days placement in clinical practice

Induction day: Monday 14 January 2019

Theory week: 21 - 25 January 2019

Clinical: 10 days placement

Exam: Monday 8 April 2019

 

December 2018

Nature of Cancer Plus

4 December 2018 – 5 December 2018

This course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area.

November 2018

Intermediate Communication Skills

20 November 2018

This course is for health care professionals who wish to enhance their skills in communicating with people affected by cancer (Normally bands 5-7 plus Specialty Doctors)

N.B. Not normally suitable for health care professionals who do not have contact with patients or relatives

Fundamental Communication Skills

12 November 2018

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

September 2018

Nature of Cancer

25 September 2018 – 26 September 2018

This course is for any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of cancer and its treatments.

N.B. Not suitable for health and social care practitioners unless new to cancer care.

NM7 121 Key Concepts in Cancer Care

18 September 2018

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with cancer in general or specialist hospital or community settings. 

NM6 999 Foundations in Cancer Care

18 September 2018 – 18 December 2018

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people with cancer in general or specialist hospital or community settings. 

Intermediate Communication Skills

12 September 2018

This course is for health care professionals who wish to enhance their skills in communicating with people affected by cancer (Normally bands 5-7 plus Specialty Doctors)

N.B. Not normally suitable for health care professionals who do not have contact with patients or relatives

Fundamental Communication Skills

11 September 2018

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

NM6 995 Chemotherapy Administration and Care

10 September 2018 – 17 December 2018

This module is for nurses who wish to develop knowledge and expertise in the administration of cytotoxic chemotherapy and the care and management of people receiving chemotherapy. 

Duration: 6.5 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week, 1 hour exam) plus 10 days placement in clinical practice

Induction day: Monday 10 September 2018

Theory week: 17-21 September 2018

Clinical: 10 days placement

Exam: Monday 3 December 2018

NM6 996 Chemotherapy Principles and Care

10 September 2018 – 17 December 2018

This module is for health and social care professionals who work with people receiving chemotherapy in a clinical or community setting i.e. Practitioners who are not required to administer intravenous chemotherapy but who are responsible for care management.

Duration: 6 days contact over 15 weeks (1 day induction, 1 full week) plus 75 hours clinical practice

Induction day: Monday 10 September 2018
Theory week: 17-21 September 2018