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New Mental Health Core Skills Education and Training Framework now available!

The new Framework from Skills for Health,Health Education England and Skills for Care, aims to increase the quality and consistency of care in mental health services. It’s aimed at anyone caring or working with people suffering from mental health issues. To find out more click here. In other news, read our response to the Prime Minster's plans to transform attitudes towards mental health, find out more about the healthcare changes coming to Wales and more. Read on..

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New Mental Health Core Skills Education and Training Framework - Download today!

The new framework is now available to download. John Rogers, Chief Executive, Skills for Health: “Quality of care is key to the wellbeing of people with mental health issues. This new framework outlines the knowledge and skills the workforce need to provide dedicated, high-quality care."

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Prime Minster announces plans to transform attitudes towards mental health

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to transform attitudes towards mental health, as part of a new Government strategy to create a “shared society”. Such transformation, however, cannot be achieved without an emphasis on workforce training and development.

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Get Apprenticeship Levy ready!

The Apprenticeship Levy is coming in April; make sure you are ready! Access our infographic for all the vital information you need from how best to access funds and how the levy will affect you.

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Healthcare changes for Wales: New qualifications announced

In late 2016, new plans for the Welsh healthcare landscape were announced by Qualification Wales and The National Assembly for Wales' Children, Young People and Education Committee. The new qualifications details investigations into early childhood for the first 1000 days of a child's life.

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Information governance training is on your doorstep!

With the decommission of the NHS HSCIC Information Governance Training toolkit, the issue remains: where can healthcare organisations find good quality Information Governance training? We're here to meet the needs of learning and development departments across the country.

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Bridging Programme
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Clinical Elearning hub launched

The Skills Platform has just launched their new Clinical Elearning Hub. The new hub is a place for learnersaccess essential training, featuring courses from RCGP Learning, RCNi Learning, Mims Learning, National Autistic Society and many more.

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Upcoming Events:

Learning Technologies

We’ll be at Learning Technologies on the 1st – 2nd of February and would love to meet you. If you’re around, please stop by stand #015

Next steps for the health and social care workforce in Wales: recruitment, training and retention

Tuesday, 14th March 2017, Central Cardiff, This event is CPD certified. This timely seminar will be an opportunity to discuss the future for the health and social care workforce in Wales. 
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Interested in finding out more or would like to arrange a meeting with your regional director? Email with your request.

Welsh NHS Confed

We're proud to be exhibiting at the Welsh NHS Confederation Annual conference this year. Please drop by to say hello!

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The Skills for Health team

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