Upcoming Events

June 2024

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 40)

13 June 2024 – 14 June 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Introduction to Anatomy and Cancer (Code 30) **FULLY BOOKED**

18 June 2024

This one day face to face course is aimed at any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of the human body and the impact of cancer on body systems. As it is an introductory level course it may not be suitable for Registered Health Professionals

Nature of Cancer (Code 025) ***FULLY BOOKED***

27 June 2024 – 28 June 2024

This 2 day course provides an introduction to the nature of cancer and is primarily aimed at non-clinical staff. It is also suitable for health and social care practitioners and those wishing to increase their understanding of cancer

Day 1 - Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Liverpool

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

July 2024

Therapeutic Communication in Healthcare (Code 33)

3 July 2024

This is an intermediate level communication skills study day for:

  • Any care professional who communicates with people facing or affected by serious or life limiting illness/frailty, and directly responsible for gathering and giving information, including as part of identifying problems, needs and concerns. This may include as part of assessments, admissions, planning, and discharge and consultation episodes
  • Examples include: Doctors, Nurses, Radiographers, Allied Health Professionals, Senior support workers (i.e. specifically involved in gathering patient information as part of assessment), Social Workers

Immuno-Oncology Study Day (Code 49)

5 July 2024

This Study Day is aimed at: Doctors of all grades, Nurses, AHPs and Pharmacists who provide care for patients undergoing Immunotherapy.

 

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 41)

9 July 2024 – 10 July 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Cancer Care Conference 2024

11 July 2024

Join us for a collaborative, face-to-face event where we will explore key topics relating to personalised cancer care.  This is as an opportunity for you to receive an update regarding cancer services across the North West region, with a focus on Promoting Personalised Cancer Care, whilst considering how we can enhance patient experience.  There will be an opportunity to attend ‘An Introduction to Mindfulness’ sessions, to contribute to improving health and wellbeing of our workforce.

 

 

 

 

 

Nature of Cancer Plus (Code 28)

15 July 2024 – 16 July 2024

This two day course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any clinical staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area.

Day 1 - Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Liverpool

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

 

September 2024

CANC601/CANC6012 Fundamentals in SACT Administration and Care

4 September 2024 – 17 January 2025

This course is aimed at Registered Nurses working in a service that delivers Systemic Anti-Cancer Treatment (SACT) who are required to administer SACT as part of their role. There are theory and practice components to the course and the practice components are flexible depending on the level of SACT administration experience. This course can be taken as CPD or as part of the MSc Cancer Care Programme pathway.

NB. If you are pregnant, breast-feeding, planning a pregnancy or undergoing fertility treatment you may wish to consider whether it is an appropriate time for you to enrol on this module as the practice placement requires you to administer a range of SACT treatments including cytotoxic chemotherapy

CANC701/CANC7012 Developing Practice in SACT Administration and Care

4 September 2024 – 17 January 2025

This course is aimed at Registered Nurses working in a service that delivers Systemic Anti-Cancer Treatment (SACT) who are required to administer SACT as part of their role, wish to study at Masters level and have an interest in service development. There are theory and practice components to the course and the practice components are flexible depending on the level of SACT administration experience. This course can be taken as CPD or as part of the MSc Cancer Care Programme pathway.

NB. If you are pregnant, breast-feeding, planning a pregnancy or undergoing fertility treatment you may wish to consider whether it is an appropriate time for you to enrol on this module as the practice placement requires you to administer a range of SACT treatments including cytotoxic chemotherapy

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 42)

16 September 2024 – 17 September 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

CANC600 Fundamentals in Cancer Care

25 September 2024 – 17 January 2025

This module is for those working in Nursing, Allied Professional or other Health and Social Care environments who provide, or support care for, those who are facing, or living with, a cancer diagnosis and treatment.

CANC700 Developing Practice in Cancer Care

25 September 2024 – 17 January 2025

This module is for health care professionals, who provide, support or influence the care of those who are facing, or living with, a cancer diagnosis and treatment. . 

October 2024

Nature of Cancer (Code 026) ***FULLY BOOKED***

14 October 2024 – 15 October 2024

This 2 day course provides an introduction to the nature of cancer and is primarily aimed at non-clinical staff. It is also suitable for health and social care practitioners and those wishing to increase their understanding of cancer

Day 1 - Classroom 2,Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Wirral

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

 

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 43)

17 October 2024 – 18 October 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

November 2024

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 44)

13 November 2024 – 14 November 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Nature of Cancer Plus (Code 29)

28 November 2024 – 29 November 2024

This two day course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any clinical staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area

Day 1 - Classroom 2, Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Wirral

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

December 2024

Introduction to Anatomy and Cancer (Code 31)

3 December 2024

This one day face to face course is aimed at any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of the human body and the impact of cancer on body systems. As it is an introductory level course it may not be suitable for Registered Health Professionals

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 45)

16 December 2024 – 17 December 2024

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

February 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 61)

13 February 2025 – 14 February 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Nature of Cancer (Code 52)

24 February 2025 – 25 February 2025

This 2 day course provides an introduction to the nature of cancer and is primarily aimed at non-clinical staff. It is also suitable for health and social care practitioners and those wishing to increase their understanding of cancer

Day 1 - Online via MS Teams

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

March 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 62)

17 March 2025 – 18 March 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Compassionate Communication in Healthcare (Code 58 )

25 March 2025

This course is a fundamental level communication skills study day for:

  • Any care professional who communicates with people affected by serious or life limiting illness/frailty, but not directly responsible for assessment & planning of care or treatment.
  • Examples include: Health Care Assistants, Social Care Staff, Medical Secretaries, Ward Clerks, Support Staff, Porters

Nature of Cancer Plus (Code 55)

31 March 2025 – 1 April 2025

This two day course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any clinical staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area.

Day 1 - Online via MS Teams

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

 

April 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 63)

24 April 2025 – 25 April 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

May 2025

Nature of Cancer (Code 53 )

1 May 2025 – 2 May 2025

This 2 day course provides an introduction to the nature of cancer and is primarily aimed at non-clinical staff. It is also suitable for health and social care practitioners and those wishing to increase their understanding of cancer

Day 1 - Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Liverpool

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 64)

12 May 2025 – 13 May 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

June 2025

Nature of Cancer Plus (Code 56)

10 June 2025 – 11 June 2025

This two day course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any clinical staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area.

Day 1 - Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Liverpool

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

 

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 65)

24 June 2025 – 25 June 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

July 2025

Introduction to Anatomy and Cancer (Code 50)

7 July 2025

This one day online course is aimed at any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of the human body and the impact of cancer on body systems. As it is an introductory level course it may not be suitable for Registered Health Professionals

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 66)

15 July 2025 – 16 July 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

September 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 67)

22 September 2025 – 23 September 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Nature of Cancer (Code 54)

30 September 2025 – 1 October 2025

This 2 day course provides an introduction to the nature of cancer and is primarily aimed at non-clinical staff. It is also suitable for health and social care practitioners and those wishing to increase their understanding of cancer

Day 1 - Classroom 2,Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Wirral

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

 

October 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 68)

16 October 2025 – 17 October 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

November 2025

Nature of Cancer Plus (Code 57)

12 November 2025 – 13 November 2025

This two day course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any clinical staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area

Day 1 - Classroom 2, Clinical Education, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Wirral

Day 2 - Online via MS Teams

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 69)

24 November 2025 – 25 November 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

December 2025

Advanced Communication Skills Training (Code 70)

1 December 2025 – 2 December 2025

This course is relevant for senior/experienced Health & Social Care Professionals, who wish to enhance personal knowledge, skills & confidence in patient, family or colleague conversations that are important or can often feel difficult, complex or highly emotive.

Introduction to Anatomy and Cancer (Code 51)

10 December 2025

This one day face to face course is aimed at any staff working in a health or social care setting who would like to increase their understanding of the human body and the impact of cancer on body systems. As it is an introductory level course it may not be suitable for Registered Health Professionals