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Training opportunities

Here we’ve pulled together a selection of training opportunities that support healthcare innovators and improvers to develop ideas and projects.

Adoption and Spread Series

Gain a basic understanding and practical knowledge of applying adoption and spread techniques to your live projects on this five-week series of online workshops. Developed by our West of England Academy team, join this free and interactive series or individual two-hour workshops starting every Wednesday from 28 April. Find out more our Adoption and Spread Series here. 

Quality Improvement for primary care

Gain a basic understanding and practical knowledge of applying Quality Improvement (QI) techniques in primary care on this five-week series of online workshops. Developed by our West of England Academy team, join this free and interactive series or individual 90-minute workshops. Each Friday from 16 April. Find out more about QI for primary care and book your space. 

Quality Improvement In healthcare: the case for change

Explore new and better ways of organising health and social care services to improve quality on this free six week online training course developed by the University of Bath. Available to start within six weeks of 18 January, 7 June and 13 September 2021.
Find out more about the Quality Improvement in Healthcare online course here

Improvement Fundamentals developed by NHS England

Programme of online, self-directed mini-courses in quality improvement (QI) for those involved in heath or social care services. The programme covers four essential learning areas: quality improvement theory, quality improvement tools, measuring for quality improvement and spreading quality improvement.
Find out more about the Improvement Fundamentals course here

Clinical Entrepreneur Programme

Available to clinical, NHS staff and wider health professionals to develop their entrepreneurial aspirations during their clinical training period. Training offers include funding for higher education, mentoring and time to complete entrepreneurial activities. Check the website for details on the application process.
Find out more about Clinical Entrepreneurs Programme here

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