Courses of interest to scientific and support staff

Funding for training 

Health Education England have confirmed the funding of just over 200 places on our two main transfusion courses for English NHS scientists for the 2018 - 2019 financial year:

  • Practical Introduction to Transfusion Science
  • Specialist Transfusion Science Practice 

Please scroll down for course details.

Places are offered on a first-come, first-served basis, and when all have been allocated, our normal fee will apply.

If you require any additional information please e-mail HRDirect@NHSBT.nhs.uk

 

Course details

These are available on this page as PDF files and include a link to our registration form if you would like to attend.

Enquiries

Please email your enquiries to HRDirect@nhsbt.nhs.uk 

Courses available are:

Advanced Transfusion Science masterclass (PDF)

2018

Filton

1 November

Tooting

14 November

2019

Filton

25 February

11 November

 

Blood Centre tour (PDF)

2018

An overview of NHSBT and the workings of our laboratories. 

Colindale

26 September

24 October

1 November

15 November

Filton 

25 September 

27 November 

13 December 

Manchester 

11 December  

2019

Colindale

27 February

14 March

23 May

30 May

Filton

3 January

17 January

7 February

21 February

19 March

4 April

18 April

2 May

16 May

20 June

4 July

18 July

8 August

22 August

5 September

19 September

3 October

17 October

7 November

21 November

5 December

19 December

Manchester

21 March

7 May

18 June

30 July

27 August

26 November

 

Portfolio Workshop (Registration Portfolio v4) (PDF) 

 

Practical Introduction to Transfusion Science (PDF)

A one week course to provide basic theoretical information and an introduction to routine practical techniques.

Health Education England have confirmed the funding of just over 200 places on this course (including the Specialist Transfusion Science Practice course) for English NHS scientists for the 2018-2019 financial year.

Places are offered on a first-come, first-served basis, and when all have been allocated, our normal fee will apply.

2018

Filton

3 - 7 December

Manchester

10 - 14 September

5 - 9 November

Newcastle

17 - 21 September

Sheffield

15 - 19 October

12 - 16 November

Tooting

10 - 14 September

 

2019

Filton

7 - 11 January

8 - 12 April

3 - 7 June

2 - 6 September

9 - 13 December

Manchester

14 - 18 January

1 - 5 April

24 - 28 June

2 - 6 September

9 - 13 December

Newcastle

21 - 25 January

13 - 17 May

16 - 20 September

Sheffield

25 February - 1 March

29 April - 3 May

10 - 14 June

14 - 18 October

11 - 15 November

Tooting

11 -15 February

9 - 13 September

 

Specialist Transfusion Science Practice (PDF)

A one week course to provide specialist level theoretical and practical information relating to more complex aspects of transfusion science. 

Health Education England have confirmed the funding of just over 200 places on this course (including the Practical Introduction to Transfusion Science course) for English NHS scientists for the 2018-2019 financial year.

Places are offered on a first-come, first-served basis, and when all have been allocated, our normal fee will apply.

2018

Filton

8 - 12 October

Manchester

3 - 7 December 

Newcastle

1 - 5 October

Sheffield 

26 - 30 November

Tooting

19 - 23 November 

  

2019

Filton

25 - 29 March

7 - 11 October

Manchester

11 - 15 March

13 - 17 May

15 - 19 July

Newcastle

4 - 8 February

30 September - 4 October

Sheffield

18 - 22 March

9 - 13 September

Tooting

25 February - 1 March

18 - 22 November