NES Events | NHS Education for Scotland | HCSW East March 2020 | exhibitors

Forthcoming Events

Healthcare Support Worker Learning Event (East) Make Learning Work for You Tuesday 03 March 2020

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

Visit our exhibitors in the Atrium.   Please see list below.


Don't forget to take part in the Exhibitor Bingo.  Just ask the Exhibitors to stamp your card which you will find in your conference pack - once your card is complete hand it in to the conference registration desk to be in with a chance of winning a prize!  


Caring for Smiles
Caring for Smiles is the Scotland-wide oral health education/support programme, which aims to provide good oral health for dependent older adults. The programme provides non-accredited and SCQF accredited training delivered locally, by health board teams.


College Development Network (CDN)
CDN is a skills and sector development company. Our mission is to maximise the impact of education for learners across the vocational and college system in Scotland. This includes working with partners including NHS Education for Scotland.


Healthcare Support Worker Advisory Group
The Health Care Support Worker Advisory Group is the national voice of HCSWs on learning and development. We come from many backgrounds and disciplines and understand the challenges faced by other support workers.

This knowledge and expertise is key to our role in advising NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and NHSScotland as a whole. Come and visit us to find out more.


Project Lift
Project lift is an ambitious approach to enhancing and growing leadership capability and capacity in Health and Care in Scotland. This includes developing leadership capability at all levels and in all disciplines, including Healthcare Support Workers.


Royal College of Nursing Scotland
The Royal College of Nursing is the trade union & professional body for Nurses, HCSWs and Student Nurses.


Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework
NHSScotland is to benefit from an innovative project led by NHS Education for Scotland (NES) in collaboration with the SCQF Partnership. Find out more at our stand.


Scottish Qualifications Authority
Scottish Qualifications Authority provide products and services in skills, training and education which positively impact on individuals, organisations and society.


The Open University
The Open University BSc (Hons) Nursing degree is a unique part-time practice-based learning route to qualification as a registered nurse which is funded by Scottish Government. You will stay in your substantive post throughout the programme.


NHS Education for Scotland: Dementia / Mental Health
NES Mental Health Learning Disabilities and Dementia team can support your learning and development in all these areas. See the NES website for online resources and get in touch if you don’t find what you need.


NHS Education for Scotland: Healthcare Associated Infection
The Public Health team provide educational resources on infection prevention and control for all staff across health and social care.


NHS Education for Scotland: Healthcare Support Workers
Want to find out about learning and development for Healthcare Support Workers in NHSScotland? Our team is here to support you! Come and visit us to find out about ...

• Resources for your learning and development
• Education pathways
• Funding and access to learning and development opportunities

Speak to people who can help you with any questions you have about your learning and development.


NHS Education for Scotland: Knowledge Network
The Knowledge Network provides free access to journal articles and ebooks for health and care staff in Scotland, plus training and support for CPD, learning and to find quality info. Visit us to find out what we can do for you!

NHS Education for Scotland: TURAS Appraisal Awareness
Turas Appraisal is the application for recording the appraisal information of Health and Care staff across Scotland.


NHS Education for Scotland: TURAS Professional Portfolio
NES Digital develop the Turas platform which provides personal development, learning and portfolio support to staff throughout their career within NHS Scotland.