Forthcoming Events

How Can We Make a Difference? 2nd National HCSW Learning and Development Conference Wednesday 03 February 2016

Registration for this Event is now closed, for further details please contact the NES Conference Team on 0131 656 3215/3216/4378 or


9.30 am       Refreshments/Registration

10.00 am     Welcome, Housekeeping and Introductions
Sheena Greco
                    Education Projects Manager, NHS Education for Scotland


10.10 am     Effective PDPR Conversations
Anne Campbell
                    National KSF Manager, NHS Education for Scotland


10.30 am      Education Pathway Workshops       


11.15 am     Refreshments/Networking/Exhibitors


11.45 am     Keynote Address
Shona Robison MSP
                    Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport


12.05 pm    Digital Literacy Skills Activity


12.45 pm     Lunch/Networking/Exhibitors


2.00 pm       Your Choice of Workshop

                    1.  Support Workers Are Leaders Too

                    2.  Supporting Colleagues To Learn In The Workplace

                    3.  What Can You Do To Improve Your Health And Wellbeing?

                    4.  How Do You Like To Learn?

                    5.  An Introduction To Reflection

                    6.  Supporting People With Information About Their Health

                    7.  How Can I Make Services Better

                   (see workshop section for further details)


2.45 pm       Closing Remarks
Shirley Rogers
Director of Health Workforce, Scottish Government


3.15 pm       Close


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