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Third Party Training & Events - GP

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

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 info​​.

Basic Life Support & Medical Emergencies - DBG

DBG provide in practice training on Basic Life Support and Medical Emergencies

For further information please email​​​​​ or phone 0800 028 1697

Basic Life Support and Fire Warden Training

Sirius Business Services Ltd

Other topics available are chaperone, customer service, health and safety, risk assessment and many more.

Cancer Courses - GatewayC

GatewayC is a free online cancer education platform developed for GPs, practice nurses, GPs in training, health care assistants, physician associates and other primary care professionals across NHS England. Various courses can be accessed here:

For further information please email or phone 0161 446 3403

Cancer Courses - Learnzone

Free learning resources, online courses, and professional development tools from Macmillan Cancer Support:

For further information please email

Cancer - Pancreatic Cancer early diagnosis

Learning document covering: 

Cancer - Chemotherapy induced Febrile Neutropenia Neutropenic Sepsis

Learning document covering:

Cancer - Wessex Cancer Alliance

Online resources:

Coaching & Mentoring - Thames Valley & Wessex Leadership Academy

Coaching and mentoring for GPs in Hants, IOW, Dorset and South Wiltshire:

Coaching and finding a coach

Mentoring and finding a mentor

Covid-19 Training

Click here to view the PHE COVID-19 vaccinator training recommendations

You might find these free resources useful:

Coronavirus programme -

COVID-19 Vaccination -  e-Learning for Healthcare (

Setting up Oximetry @home and Virtual Ward services - Simulation videos | UCLPartners

Dementia Training Videos for Primary Care

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:

e-Learning - Blue Stream Academy

GP Practice modules to complete on line including:

Our eLearning System ( 

Safeguarding Training

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 Consultations 

FREE resources on telephone and video 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

Various GP Education Sites


GP Forum

E-Learning for Healthcare

NB Medical



Network for Practices

Red Whale

Royal College of General Practitioners

Royal Society of Medicine

Southern Health - Health Facilitators for those with learning disabilities

Swindon General Practice Education

Wessex Academic Health Science Network ​​​​​​

Scope Education Webinar Series

Training Patch offices that support GP Trainees:

Bath GP Education & Research Trust (Covering Bath) 01225 336363

General Practice in Somerset (Covering all of Somerset) 01823 331 428

Dorset GP Centre  (Covering the whole of Dorset) - Tel: 01202 962165

Mid-Wessex GP Education   (Covering Andover, Basingstoke, Salisbury and Winchester)  - Tel: 01962 827593

Portsmouth and IoW GP Education   (Covering Portsmouth City, East Hampshire, Fareham/Gosport and IoW) - Tel:02392 684977

Southampton GP Education Unit  (Covering Southampton City, Eastleigh, Test Valley and New Forest - Tel: 023 8120 6579

Swindon General Practice Education (Covering Swindon, Kennet and North West Wiltshire)

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