Additional training opportunities

There are a wide range of training opportunities related to Public Health and Health Promotion, offered through university establishments, national PH organisations and regulated online course provides
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Critical Appraisal Skills Programme http://www.casp-uk.net/#!e-learning/cd70, Critical Appraisal Skills Programme websiteCritical Appraisal Skills Programme <div class="ExternalClass20E2791FD3AC4A6BB0EDFA57866E6BF4">These six elearning modules, designed in 2009, were commissioned by the Public Health Action Support team.  They are FREE for you to access.   The modules guide you through the process of  learning how to find the evidence, how to assess the validity and reliability of the published research in order to provide effective and efficient healthcare.<br><br><strong>The course is made up of 6 modules: </strong> <br>Overall introduction to critical appraisal <br>Finding the evidence <br>Randomised controlled trials <br>Systematic reviews <br>Economic evaluations <br>Making sense of results <br><br>This set of <a href="http://www.casp-uk.net/#%21checklists/cb36" title="CASP programme checklists"><strong>eight checklists</strong></a> are free and available for all to use when reading research.<br><br> <strong>The 8 checklists are on: </strong> <br>Systematic reviews <br>Qualitative data  <br>Randomised control trials <br>Case control <br>Cohort studies <br>Clinical prediction rule <br>Diagnostic checklist <br><span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span>Economic evaluation <br><br> These are free to download and can be used by anyone under the Creative Commons License.​</div>
Continuing Professional Development Course – Leeds Trinity UniversityContinuing Professional Development Course – Leeds Trinity University<div class="ExternalClass3B973FBA41B14BAFAEEE40BB68504F6A"><p>Are you working to improve health and wellbeing?</p> <p>Are you looking to consolidate your experience and enhance your practice?</p> <p>Then our professional practice module could be your next big step! You can <a href="/docs/Continuing%20Professional%20Development%20Course.pdf">find more information here</a>.</p> </div>
MPH and MScs in Public HealthMPH and MScs in Public Health<div class="ExternalClassBED64BF5B3AA472F8AFA5570C1EC6E74"><a href="http://courses.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/healthpromotion_msc?gclid=CMO3mYqnzMkCFYiD2wodFrkI9A" title="Leeds beckett university"><strong>​</strong><strong>Leeds Beckett</strong><strong></strong></a> (MSc Public Health – Health Promotion) <br><br><a href="http://www.postgraduatesearch.com/university-of-leeds/52415748/postgraduate-course.htm" title="Univeristy of Leeds"><strong>University of Leeds</strong></a> (MPH Public Health) <br><br> <a href="https://www.shef.ac.uk/scharr/prospective_students/masters/mph" title="University of Sheffield"><strong>University of Sheffield</strong></a> (MPH  – Public Health) <br><br> <a href="http://www.york.ac.uk/healthsciences/gradschool/public-health/" title="University of York"><strong>University of York</strong></a><strong> </strong>(MPH Public Health)  <br><br><span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span>Please contact each directly for further information and details. ​</div>
Royal Society of Public Healthhttp://rsph.staging5.pixl8-hosting.co.uk/qualifications.html, Royal Society of Public Health websiteRoyal Society of Public Health<div class="ExternalClass8E83A81ACCB84C1F8C81F838FC5FC901">The Royal Society for Public Health Vision and Practice offers a range of training programmes for professionals wishing to increase their knowledge and expertise around the Public Health agenda. <br><br><strong>The current courses available include:<br></strong>Health Awareness <br>Health Improvement  <br>Understanding Mental Wellbeing <br>Understanding Behaviour Change <br>Supporting Smoking Cessation <br>Understanding Health Improvement <br>Understanding the Misuse of Substances <br>Understanding Sexual Health ​​</div>
Jump Start Training – Life Long Learning Centre, University of LeedsJump Start Training – Life Long Learning Centre, University of Leeds<div class="ExternalClassCE56028CCA0E4B118FBD5CB78B453719"><p>Prepare yourself for study on this flexible, part-time short course for adults only at the University of Leeds. JumpStart is designed to fit around your other commitments and build the skills, understanding and confidence for you to progress to higher education.</p> <ul> <li>Explore the range of subject areas available in higher education</li> <li>Gain the knowledge to make future career choices</li> <li>Develop essential study skills to take the fear out of academic study</li> <li>JumpStart can help you prepare to apply for foundation level study in higher education at college or university</li> </ul> <p>Beginning every September and January</p> <p>Next course starts: Wednesday 4th October 2017</p> <p>Please see the documents below for more information:</p> <p><a href="/docs/JumpStart%20flyer.pdf"><strong>JumpStart flyer (PDF 2MB)</strong></a></p> <p><a href="/docs/JumpStart%20application%20form.doc"><strong>JumpStart application form (Word 116KB)</strong></a></p> </div>
Short courses in public health and health promotionShort courses in public health and health promotion<div class="ExternalClass76542736833D45B8BAC403DADB630C7C">Check back soon for more information.​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Short courses at School of Health and Related Research, Sheffield University Short courses at School of Health and Related Research, Sheffield University <div class="ExternalClassCC09DC99A8B24FF6BA990671F66B7BEC">Visit <strong><a href="https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/scharr/shortcourseunit">www.sheffield.ac.uk/scharr/shortcourseunit</a></strong> for more information.​<p></p> ​​​​​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Understanding populationshttps://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england, Public Health EnglandUnderstanding populations<div class="ExternalClass42F2EA57B6744A73AAB1B5D8129061AB">PHE in conjunction with the PH Intelligence in the North of England have developed a range of courses (some face to face and others which are online) which are free to access.  These cover topics such as: understanding populations; numerical measures and key statistics; and comparing populations.  ​<br> ​​</div>

 

 

Continuing Professional Development Coursehttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Continuing Professional Development Course.pdf205350pdf
JumpStart Application Formhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/JumpStart application form.doc129024doc
JumpStart flyerhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/JumpStart flyer.pdf1577709pdf
Primary Health Care Assistant Conferencehttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Primary Health Care Assistant Conference.pdf87239pdf
Sheffield University short courseshttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Sheffield University short courses.pdf109904pdf
SCHARR short courses Jul 2016https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/SCHARR short courses Jul 2016.pdf124840pdf

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