EASE -Elderly Adult Sensory Experience- Weymouth – 18th Nov

Available to all clinical staff & students

All GradesEast Counties

The EASE (elderly adult sensory experience) programme has been specifically designed to inspire and help practitioners seeking to improve understanding of people's common difficulties in later life and also younger people with similar disabilities. With thanks and recognition to Age UK Training for the original inspiration for this programme.

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Multi Agency Major incident Exercise 5th Nov 2019

Available to all staff

All GradesN' Counties

Multi Agency Major incident Exercise - 5th Nov 2019

This will be a mass casualty simulation event at Oxstalls campus in Gloucestershire on November 5th (0900-1600). The simulation will involve the Glos. Fire & Rescue, Glos. Police, Nursing & Paramedic students as well as performing arts students and staff.

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Chris Lubbes – Inspirational speaker- 17 Dec- UoG

Available to all staff

All GradesN' Counties

Talk by Chris Lubbe- Chris is offering to provide a session to the school of Health and Social Care, focusing on the topic of personalisation and personal choice in health and social care.

Chris is an internationally acclaimed inspirational keynote speaker and storyteller who works in various sectors including education, business, corporate and the charity sector.

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Devon Air Ambulance Education & CPD- Airway, Aviation & Packaging

West CountiesWest Counties

This is a free 1 day CPD event held at the Devon Air Ambulance Eaglescott Airbase addressing the topic of Airways, aviation and patient packaging. CPD certificates will be provided on completion of this course.

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ECG Training: Level 1-Bournemouth Ambulance Station

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesEast Counties

Half-day session (4 hours). Covering:
• Basic cardiac anatomy and physiology
• Cardiac conduction pathways
• How ECGs work
• Understanding the parts of an ECG complex
• EPCR tips and tricks
• Recognising arrhythmias

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Back 2 Basics-Pharmacology-Staverton 8th November 2019- SOLD OUT

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

Back 2 Basics-Pharmacology-8th November 2019- An introduction to Pharmacology including Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics – no prior knowledge is required and will give you the foundations to go and learn more.

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Specialist Paramedic in Urgent and Emergency Care C3 Training

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

This is a two day course enabling the SPUEC to navigate their way around the CAD C3 system. The programme will be delivered by Andy Innis.

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Back 2 Basics-Study skills-Staverton-9th December 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

An introduction to searching healthcare databases for evidence and how to evaluate your findings for research purposes. This session will equip you to use the Discovery Library Service and to find and critique papers suitable for any Evidence based Practice style further education module or for own personal research purposes.

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Back 2 Basics-Study skills-Bristol-21st November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

An introduction to searching healthcare databases for evidence and how to evaluate your findings for research purposes. This session will equip you to use the Discovery Library Service and to find and critique papers suitable for any Evidence based Practice style further education module or for own personal research purposes.

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Back 2 Basics-Study skills-Chippenham-7th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

An introduction to searching healthcare databases for evidence and how to evaluate your findings for research purposes. This session will equip you to use the Discovery Library Service and to find and critique papers suitable for any Evidence based Practice style further education module or for own personal research purposes.

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Back 2 Basics-Pharmacology-Bristol-5th December

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

** FULLY BOOKED** Back 2 Basics-Pharmacology- 5th December 2019- An introduction to Pharmacology including Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics – no prior knowledge is required and will give you the foundations to go and learn more.

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Peer learning for University of Gloucester Students

Suitable for first year Gloucester University Students

All GradesN' Counties

CliP structured Peer based learning. Bringing case studies to the group for reflective team lead discussion, focusing on JRCALC and SWAST protocols compared to University learning.

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Back 2 Basics-Pharmacology-Bideford 18th November 2019

Available to all staff and Paramedic Science students

All GradesWest Counties

An introduction to basic pharmacology including how drugs work in the body. The differences between PGDs and guidelines, JRCALC drugs currently used and key information around them.
All ran as a ‘pub quiz’ style session.

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Back 2 Basics-ECGs-Bideford-18th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesEast Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Bideford 18th November 2019 -A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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Back 2 Basics – Pharmacology-Exeter ASOC 11th November 2019

Available to all staff and Paramedic Science students

All GradesWest Counties

An introduction to basic pharmacology including how drugs work in the body. The differences between PGDs and guidelines, JRCALC drugs currently used and key information around them.
All ran as a ‘pub quiz’ style session.

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Back 2 Basics-ECGs-Exeter ASOC-11th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs-Exeter ASOC-A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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Open All Hours Macmillan Cancer Care Education Day-Chippenham

Available to all staff

East CountiesAll GradesN' Counties

A high quality ambulance specific 1 day CPD session around Cancer, End of Life and Palliative care.

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EASE -Elderly Adult Sensory Experience-Chippenham-28th November

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

The EASE (elderly adult sensory experience) programme has been specifically designed to inspire and help practitioners seeking to improve understanding of people's common difficulties in later life and also younger people with similar disabilities. With thanks and recognition to Age UK Training for the original inspiration for this programme.

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Back 2 Basics-ECGs-Dorchester-25th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Dorchester -A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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Open All Hours Macmillan Cancer Care Education Day-Swindon

Available to all staff

East CountiesAll Grades

A high quality ambulance specific 1 day CPD session around Cancer, End of Life and Palliative care.

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Back 2 Basics -ECGs -Salisbury-12th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Salisbury -A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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** CANCELLED** Back 2 Basics -ECGs -Exeter HQ-29th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesWest Counties

** CANCELLED** Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Exeter HQ 29th November 2019-A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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**CANCELLED** Back 2 Basics – Pharmacology -Exeter HQ 29th November 2019

Available to all staff and Paramedic Science students

All GradesWest Counties

**CANCELLED** A refresher session for those new to Paramedic pharmacology, & those who feel they want to refresh themselves with the basic mechanisms and terminology, or anyone who wants to go back over the foundations again.

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Back 2 Basics – ECGs -Staverton-1st November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesN' Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Staverton -A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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Mental Health & Complexity in Mental Health-Plymouth January 2020

Available to all staff with patient contact (Front line & Hub) - Ideally will have completed Mental Health Awareness training 1st

West CountiesAll GradesWest Counties

Bespoke mental health training. Students will identify their learning needs at the start of the session. Training will target these needs as well as offer specific profession led advice.
2 locations - Free of charge - Run & managed by Devon STP- open to all front line Clinical staff

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Open All Hours Macmillan Cancer Care Education Day-Torquay

Available to all staff

East CountiesAll Grades

A high quality ambulance specific 1 day CPD session around Cancer, End of Life and Palliative care.

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Making Every Contact Count (MECC) BaNES-Aix En Provence Room

Available to all staff

All GradesN' Counties

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is about supporting you to make the most of every opportunity you have with the people you come into contact with every day.

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Making Every Contact Count (MECC) BaNES-Brunswick Room

Available to all staff

All GradesN' Counties

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is about supporting you to make the most of every opportunity you have with the people you come into contact with every day.

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Making Every Contact Count (MECC) BaNES-Bath Football Club

Available to all staff

All GradesN' Counties

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is about supporting you to make the most of every opportunity you have with the people you come into contact with every day.

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Mental Health Crisis Care Awareness Training (Gloucester staff only)

Available to all staff working in the Gloucestershire area

N' CountiesAll GradesN' Counties

This half-day course is designed to support mental health awareness for people from a range of services who provide front line support and build on their experience and knowledge of working with those presenting with mental health problems in crisis.

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EASE -Elderly Adult Sensory Experience- Taunton- 24th October

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesEast Counties

The EASE (elderly adult sensory experience) programme has been specifically designed to inspire and help practitioners seeking to improve understanding of people's common difficulties in later life and also younger people with similar disabilities. With thanks and recognition to Age UK Training for the original inspiration for this programme.

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SWAST CPD Module survey

Available to all staff

N' CountiesEast CountiesWest CountiesDistance LearningN' CountiesEast CountiesWest CountiesDistance LearningN' CountiesEast CountiesWest CountiesDistance LearningAll GradesN' CountiesEast CountiesWest CountiesDistance Learning

We are gathering data on the workforce's academic status & progress since 2015.
We are using this data to predict future CPD needs more accurately, & evidence the need for additional future funding.
We are also hoping to add this data to peoples personal ESR records, so the Trust can see your achievements and also be able to generate geographic reports to show where more funding is needed.

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Back 2 Basics – ECGs -Taunton-15th November 2019

Available to all clinical staff

All GradesEast Counties

Back 2 Basics - ECGs - Taunton 15th November 2019 -A real 'start at the beginning' refresher session for those new to ECGs, those who feel they want to refresh right from the start of ECGs, or anyone who wants to go back and in over the foundations again. 
This course is open to ALL staff and Paramedic Science students. Students and Mentors are particularly encouraged to attend together for shared learning and assessment. 

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Debrief LITE – Oct 2019- Taunton

Of particular interest to those with a supervisory role, HUB & Operations

N' CountiesEast CountiesWest CountiesN' CountiesAll GradesN' CountiesEast CountiesWest Counties

Debrief LITE was born from the need of a quick, well-structured debriefing tool that could fit in with the time constraints we face within the pre hospital environment .It is a good tool for HOT debriefs when the capture of that initial information could be crucial.

Open to all Hub, Operational & education staff - more useful for those with a supervisory / lead role.

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SWASIM – (2 day)- Simulation Master class- OCT 2019- NEC

Available to all those with an education role or specialist interest in education or simulation

N' CountiesAll GradesN' CountiesEast CountiesWest Counties

The South Western Ambulance Simulation Instructors Masterclass (SWASIM) course is applicable to all educators who wish to develop an understanding of how to achieve successful organisational integration of multi-disciplinary simulation based education (SBE) in the domains of Education, Practice Development, Clinical Governance and Research to achieve the ultimate goal of enhanced patient safety and quality of health care delivery.

Open to Education , HUB & Operational staff

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Exercise Dovetail : CBRN – Casualty Volunteers

Available to all students & staff (casualty volunteers only- no clinical participation)

All GradesN' CountiesEast CountiesWest Counties

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Zero Suicide Alliance- Suicide Prevention e-Learning

Available to all staff

All GradesDistance Learning

A free online educational resource from the Zero Suicide Alliance.

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Mentor Update North – UWE & St James- (PAID)

Available to all mentors

N' CountiesAll GradesN' Counties

As part of a Trust led initiative to support our mentors we will be offering mentor update days to qualified, active mentors across the Trust that support our future paramedic workforce. These days will be offered on overtime.

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Mentor Update East – all dates – St Leonards- (PAID)

Available to all mentors

N' CountiesRegistered CliniciansEast Counties

As part of a Trust led initiative to support our mentors we will be offering mentor update days to qualified, active mentors across the Trust that support our future paramedic workforce. These days will be offered on overtime.

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Mentor Update West – Derriford, Roche, ASOC & Taunton (PAID)

Available to all mentors

West CountiesAll GradesWest Counties

As part of a Trust led initiative to support our mentors we will be offering mentor update days to qualified, active mentors across the Trust that support our future paramedic workforce. These days will be offered on overtime.

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PALS Workshops – Paediatric ALS

Available to all staff

All GradesWest Counties

This half day training provides an opportunity to familiarise yourself with the training equipment and format of the simulations in preperation for this years Development Day.

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ELfH- Suicide Prevention e-Learning

Available to all staff

All GradesDistance Learning

A free online educational resource from ELfH that will be recorded on ESR for your CPD.

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ECG Online Resources

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll GradesDistance Learning

A collection of ECG Distance Learning resources available online.

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Clinical Research Courses

Available to all staff

N' CountiesAll GradesN' Counties

The CRN West of England offers a broad range of research training courses including Introduction to Good Clinical Practice, Good Clinical Practice Refresher, Informed Consent and Fundamentals of Clinical Research. Courses are held across Bristol, Bath, Gloucester, Weston and Swindon.

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