Foundation Immunisation Training – Health Care Support Workers – 16th September 2020

Only HCSWs who have achieved or are currently undertaking education and training to level 3 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)4 or equivalent with at least 2 years’ experience as a HCSW will be considered eligible for this training.

This training will be delivered via e-learning and highly directed study prior to an interactive virtual session.

The full list of e-learning / study requirements is available by clicking here – Pre Learning Requirements. You can start this at any time. You must send your certificates as proof of completion to in an email entitled ‘Immunisation Training Certificates.’ You should also provide the date of the virtual session that you are booked to attend. This should be sent at least 48 hours before the virtual session.

Your employer should allow you a minimum of 2 days to complete the e-learning and highly directed study. This is an essential part of this training and must be completed prior to attending the virtual session.

The virtual session will consist of Q&A on the 14 core topics of immunisation training, quizzes and case studies. This session will take approximately 2 hours. You will be required to use your microphone and camera to fully engage in this session.

After the session, you will then be expected to have competency documents signed in practice with an appropriately qualified assessor before being deemed competent to administer vaccines. This process will be discussed in the virtual session.

Please click here for a comprehensive course overview.

Course Cost

This course is funded if your Practice subscribes to the Primary Care Education Programme.

The cost of the course for NON Education Programme Members is £50.


Bookings are no longer available for this event.