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Organisation Description

The purpose of the NIHR Clinical Research Network is to provide efficient and effective support for the initiation and delivery of funded research in the NHS.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Introduction To Good Clinical Practice (GCP) E-Learning

    Online Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    Introduction to good clinical practice (gcp) e-learning. This course is designed to provide an introduction to good clinical practice (gcp), the EU directives, UK regulations and research governance framework requirements covering clinical trials and other nihr portfolio studies conducted within the NHS. Primary care and secondary care pathways are included as well as options to explore the consent process requirements in a paediatric setting and with adults lacking capacity.

  • Informed Consent In A Paediatric Setting E-Learning

    Online Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    Informed consent in a paediatric setting e-learning. This course is designed to provide an introduction to the process of informed consent in a paediatric setting. It explores who can give consent for a child to participate in research and the process of assent, through which the views and agreement of the child are sought. The requirements for ctimp and non-ctimp research are covered including those included in the medicines for human use (clinical trials) regulations.

  • Informed Consent With Adults Lacking Capacity

    Online Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    Informed consent with adults lacking capacity. This course is designed to provide an introduction to informed consent with adults lacking capacity. It explores the requirements of the mental capacity act and medicines for human use (clinical trials) regulations when involving adults who lack capacity in non-ctimp and ctimp research.

  • Introduction To Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    Workshop | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide an introduction to good clinical practice (gcp), the EU directives, UK regulations and research governance framework requirements covering clinical trials and other nihr portfolio studies conducted within secondary care (primarily hospital based) settings.

  • Advanced Research in Practice Course

    Training Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    The course is designed around the RCN Research Nurse Competency Framework with focus on each competency as a separate module It builds on the Fundamentals of Clinical Research course which candidates should have attended prior to applying for this course.

  • Introduction to Informed Consent in Research

    Training Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    This course is designed to provide an interactive introduction to the principles of valid informed consent for those staff working with clinical research participants.

  • PI Oversight Master Class

    Training Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    This master class aims to provide practical solutions to empower PIs to enhance effective oversight of their studies. It applies an evidence-based adult learning approach; which enables PIs to utilise their existing knowledge; learn from others and consider how they can apply what they are learning directly to their practice.

  • GCP Refresher Workshop

    Training Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    This workshop is designed to reinforce and consolidate knowledge already acquired. It is aimed at experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed our Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training and have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment.

  • Introduction to Good Clinical Practice for IMP Management (Pharmacy)

    Online Course | NIHR Clinical Research Network

    NIHR Clinical Research Network

    This e-learning course is designed to provide an introduction to GCP for research delivery staff involved in the management of Investigational Medicinal Products (IMPs) at research sites.