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Third Party Training & Events - GP & ACPs

The below training links may be of interest for GP's & ACPs. 

Please do not contact Wessex LMCs about these training events & programmes. These are just being advertised here for your information. Please follow the blue links for information and contact details​​.

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The South West Mental Health Clinical Network have produced a series of short training videos, aimed at GPs, on dementia. The purpose of these videos is to upskill and build upon existing knowledge of dementia to provide confidence to those involved in supporting patients who may be concerned, going through tests or for those who have been diagnosed with dementia:


This bundle from How2 contains videos that may be of particular interest to anyone with the role of a GP. The content includes, for example, videos on: Navigating, configuring and using EMIS Web from the clinician’s perspective; using Apex for Clinician Appraisal; making e-Referrals and creating EMIS Web Searches. As well as this Role-related Bundle, you can find videos according to different ‘Themes’ and by using Keywords to search. More content is being added regularly to the How2 site , to update and increase the resources available to you. 


Pharmacy postgraduate courses including Prescribing

Part time, practice-based, career-long learning for pharmacists and other health professionals: 


Polypharmacy Action Learning Sets, for GPs and Pharmacist prescribers across Wessex. Designed to help improve confidence in stopping inappropriate medicines in complex polypharmacy. To find out more please see Polypharmacy ( or email

Primary Care Teachers Workshop

A course to increase the participants’ confidence, enthusiasm and skills in teaching undergraduate medical students. Find out more and book online here: PMC courses | Medical Education | University of Southampton


Level 3 Safeguarding Training: Provided via video and self-accreditation from the Portsmouth Safeguarding Children Partnership website. Please note that passwords will be changed bi-annually to stay in line with GDPR Requirements. To access new passwords upon change please contact:

e-Learning for Healthcare offer online Adult Safeguarding Training in levels 1, 2, 3 & 4:

Most Local adult safeguarding boards offer training:

Telephone, Video & Group Consultations

The 'Lost' Update - Joined Up Health in Primary Care

"Rewire you consultations, get ahead of the curve, and practice tomorrow's medicine today". The 'Lost' Update is an interactive, lively 2 days exploring practical techniques and robust concepts to help us work more easily with patients presenting complex and chronic problems - such as functional disorders, diabetes and depression - and better understand our own needs as practitioners. Discover the science and substance behind terms like 'lifestyle' and 'resilience', the controversies in nutrition, and the impact of our unique evolutionary past in our everyday work and life beyond. Find out more and book your place at

Training Patch Offices that Support GP Trainees:

Various GP Education Sites

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