Primary Care CPD specialise in providing high quality and affordable training enabling primary care staff to develop and maintain the required knowledge and skills to provide the highest standards of evidence-based care. We promote self-directed adult learning emphasising a learner-centred approach with interactive sessions. We can also provide bespoke training tailored to your individual needs.
CPD Courses and Workshops Available
An Introduction to Cervical Smear Taking
Workshop | Primary Care CPD
The theory and practice of smear taking using liquid based cytology for those new to smear taking. The course includes a practical session using mannequins. This course; in conjunction with visits to the practitioner’s local colposcopy; cytology and sexual health departments; introduces practitioners to cervical sample (smear) taking and meets the NHSCSP “Taking samples for cervical screening” guidance (2016). Delegates have to undergo supervised practice back in their workplace before undertaking competency based assessment.