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Introduction to Shingles Vaccine for HCAs - Virtual Training

Wessex LMCs Ltd LEaD Account event

Tuesday 2 March 2021 at A smart device near you!

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This is a morning event.

Times: 09:30 - 12:30


Mrs Julia Judd

Mrs Julia O'Mara

Registration 9:15am 

Training 9:30 - 12:30pm

This training will be conducted online via the Zoom App.  To participate you will need to use an appropriate device with microphone and speaker (a camera is optional).  As well as booking your place here, you will need to register to join this event and the link to register will be sent to you in the reminder email which will go out two weeks before the webinar, please look out for it in your junk email if necessary.    


This webinar is suitable for experienced health care assistants and will provide all of the resources and tools necessary to deliver shingles immunisations. A prerequisite for HCA attendance is experience of general practice and evidence of learning in line with DoH Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training.

Delegates will receive a comprehensive workbook and competencies to be signed off by a mentor in practice. Any HCA attending will require a period of supervised practice and review of practice annually including annual CPR and anaphylaxis updates. Upon completion of the course and workbook the clinician will have an awareness of the roles and responsibility associated with administration of the Shingles vaccination.

NB: This immunisation training course has been approved by PHE/NHS England South West Screening and Immunisation Team as conforming to the national minimum standards for immunisation training

Course content

Location details

A smart device near you!

Is the training accessible to wheelchairs? Yes

Main contact

Name: Giselle Thornton


Phone: 023 8025 3874

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.


Please look out for your reminder email which will come out shortly before the event, it has the Zoom log in details and you won't be able to join the course without it.  You may need to check you Spam/Junk email boxes!

Booking Information

Please be advised there are spaces available on this course unless it states otherwise. If a course is full you will be asked to book onto the waitlist.

When booking a place, please ensure you enter the name and email address of the attendee and not yourself (the booker)

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 if the delegate fee is £100 or less, or £10 if the delegate fee is more than £100.

If we have a request, 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 or may not be supported 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

Book online

Event full: Book on the waiting list

This event is fully booked, but you can still reserve a place on the waiting list.

Number currently on the waiting list: 4

Please note all prices are inclusive of VAT

How to make your booking: Please log in or register for an account first and then return to this page to book.

Name Cost
All GPs and members of staff working within GP practices in the Wessex LMCs' catchment area. £55.00
Bath and North East Somerset Practices NON GPs ONLY £0.00
Non Members £110.00