Introduction to Vaccinations and Immunisations 2 Days Face to Face

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Introduction to Vaccinations and Immunisations 2 Days Face to Face

Event Summary

This training is aimed at Practice Nurses who are new to providing immunisations and will be providing the full range of childhood and adult immunisations covered in the routine UK schedules.

Tuesday, 4 June - Wednesday, 5 June
09:30 - 16:30
Hamworthy Club, Canford Magna, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 3AP, United Kingdom

Main Contact

Lead Team
This training course is accessible for wheelchair users.
If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them in advance of the course to let them know.

Event Speakers & Trainers

Mrs Cherry Brennan
Mrs Cherry Brennan
Speaker & Trainer

Coffee & Registraion 09:15 session runs 09:30 to 16:30 (Lunch Included)

This is a 2 day course:

  • Tuesday 4th June 2024
  • Wednesday 5th June 2024

You are required to attend both days to be eligible for your certificate of attendance


This training is aimed at Practice Nurses who are new to providing immunisations and will be providing the full range of childhood and adult immunisations covered in the routine UK schedules.  It will provide nurses with the latest guidance on national immunisation programmes, anaphylaxis and demonstrate the tools and resources available to manage common incidents and educate patients. Foundation training and updates are tailored to suit the requirements of the delegates to their specific area of practice and the vaccine(s) that they deliver.


We will cover:

  • Current issues in immunisation
  • Recent epidemiology of vaccine preventable disease
  • Any changes to vaccine recommendations or national policy
  • Update on vaccine ordering, storage and administration
  • Any changes to legislation relevant to vaccination
  • Review of current practice, recent vaccine incidents and identification of areas for improvement

We will also look at baby imms, and where appropriate HPV/Shingles and other routine vaccines

This event is not being recorded

Event Speakers & Trainers

Mrs Cherry Brennan
Mrs Cherry Brennan

Cherry Brennan is a registered Midwife with a wealth of experience spanning over two decades in providing care to families. Throughout her career, she has contributed her expertise in hospital and community environments, engaging in activities such as commissioning, teaching, and transformation. Currently, she holds the position of Manager for a Public Health Nursing service and offers international mentorship to fellow Nurses and Midwives.

In her previous role, Cherry served as a clinical lead in the Covid-19 vaccination service. In this capacity, she embraced opportunities to work within various clinical settings, including mass vaccination centers, outreach clinics, school environments, GP surgeries, and community venues. She assumed responsibility for the training and assessment of a substantial clinical workforce.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Cherry is a devoted mother of two, residing by the seaside. She embraces mindfulness in her daily life and has a deep passion for traveling

Price List



Price (Inc VAT)

All GPs and members of staff working within GP practices in the Wessex LMCs’ catchment area

This option is for everyone working in a Practice in the Wessex LMC catchment area that does not fit into one of the other options on offer.


Hampshire and Isle of Wight Nurses & AHPs
We are delighted that NHS South East have agreed to fund this course for all AHPs & members of the Nursing Team working in Practices in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. To access this funding you must be an Allied Healthcare Practitioner or member of the Nursing Team working in a Practice in Hampshire (excluding North East Hants) or the Isle of Wight.
BSW Staff - Clinical We are delighted that, thanks in part to the BSW (BaNES, Swindon & Wiltshire) Training Hub, and part the NHSE Investment in Continual Professional Development, certain eligible roles such as Nurses and Allied Health Professionals, working in Swindon and Wiltshire Practices, are able to attend this course fully funded. Please see the full list of Included and Excluded staff in the table below. You will not able to access this price if you are in a role 'Excluded from the Scheme' (see table below). 00.00

Non Members

This is the cost if you are not working in a Practice in the Wessex LMCs catchment area. £570.00

Q: Which members of BSW staff are eligible?

Included in the Scheme

Excluded from the Scheme

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Trainee Nurse

Nurse Specialist


Extended Role Nurse


Nursing Partner


Practice Nurse

Pharmacy Technician




Physician Associate




IAPT staff and trainee

Nurse Associate

Social Prescribing / Link Worker



Waiting List

Please be advised there are spaces available on this course unless it states otherwise. If a course is full you will be given the option to book on the waiting list. If you are on the waiting list and a place becomes available, you will be notified automatically you do NOT need to contact Wessex LMCs. 


All delegate fees are non-refundable, however, if it has been agreed that a refund is possible, it will be subject to an administration charge of £5 for fees of £100 or less, or £10 for fees more than £100.

Attendance Details

In certain circumstances, we will share details of attendance or non-attendance with the person who booked and/or funded this course for the delegate. If you have any objection to your attendance status being shared, please can you contact Louise Greenwood (Director of Education & Training, Wessex LMCs) at least 48 hours before the start of the training on

Pharmaceutical Sponsorship

This event may be sponsored by pharmaceutical company/ies having the opportunity for promotional product presentation at the start of the meeting. No pharmaceutical companies have been involved in the selection of speakers, agenda items, or any other matters relating to this training. Your name and Practice will be shared with the Rep but not your email address


Further Dates