Current leadership development opportunities available in PGME in the South West

Formal courses

Due to the COVID-19 situation, formal leadership offerings are changing all the time. Many are still being delivered online, and some have 'paused' for the time being. Please check with the Faculty Development team, or with your Clinical Leadership Mentor for the latest opportunities.  

NHS Leadership Academy

Trainees

  • FY2: Introduction to Leadership - 1-day course
  • CT: Essential Leadership Skills - 2-day course
  • ST: Professional and Generic Skills Module 6
  • ST3+: HELM programme - 6-day course (3 modules)
  • ST6+: Clinical Leadership: Essential Practice for a New World - 2-day course
  • School-specific programmes: Keele University
  • Healthcare Leadership Academy (HLA) - HEE-SW scholarships
  • Healthcare Leadership Academy (HLA) ILP5 certificate - see HEE-SW bursary scheme
  • Postgraduate Certificate HLM (Healthcare Leadership Management) - see HEE-SW bursary scheme

Current activities for Trainers and Faculty

  • Recognising and Developing Leadership Skills in Trainees - for Educational Supervisors
  • Clinical Leadership for Trainers: Supporting our Trainees in their Leadership Development - for Educational Supervisors and New Consultants

Current Activities for Senior Educational Faculty

  • ASME Leadership week for DMEs, HoSs and TPDs - 'Developing Leaders in Healthcare Education'
  • Management Skills for Senior Educationalists

Other programmes are available on an individual basis, including a variety of levels of development through the NHS Leadership Academy. For further details or dates on any of the above courses and how to apply, please contact the Faculty Development team.

Informal Learning Opportunities