Training

Colposcopy Training Centre Wales

Postgraduate Certificate in Colposcopy

MSc in Advanced Practice (Screening)

All Wales Cervical Screening and Breast Awareness Course

Learning Disability Training Pack

Welsh Cytology Training School

Postgraduate Certificate in Colposcopy

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The Postgraduate Certificate in Colposcopy is an exciting, new and innovative programme being the first of its kind in the United Kingdom. The programme has been developed by Cardiff University, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, in collaboration with the British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP) and Cervical Screening Wales.

The Programme:

  • is inter professional and open to all health professionals, nurses and doctors, new trainees as well as those already BSCCP accredited
  • aims to develop knowledge, skills and competence in colposcopy to ensure safe and effective colposcopy practice
  • meets the standards and requirements for colposcopy training set by the BSCCP/RCOG for colposcopy training and service provision
  • is made up of two 30 credit modules at Master’s level

Module leaders:

  • Bethan Morgan - 'Foundations in Colposcopy'
  • Dr Anne Hauke - 'Advances in Colposcopy'

Successful completion of the Programme leads to the award of Postgraduate Certificate in Colposcopy and BSCCP/RCOG Certificate in Colposcopy (Diagnostic and Therapeutic) for new trainees. The 60 credits acquired through the programme can be used towards an MSc in Advanced Practice (Colposcopy).

For further details please contact:

Clare Hawker
Pathway Leader
School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies

Tel: 01633-436114

MSc in Advanced Practice (Screening)

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pdf file Population screening module description

All Wales Cervical Screening and Breast Awareness Course

pdf file Course flyer

For further details please contact:

Linda Hughes
Nurse Co-ordinator
Cervical Screening Admin Dept
Preswylfa
Hendy Rd
Mold
CH7 1PZ
Tel: 01352-803520

Learning Disability Training Pack

Further details on the learning disability training pack.

Welsh Cytology Training School

The Welsh Cytology Training School offers the following courses for 2009. All gynaecological cytology courses are based on SurePath liquid-based technology and are accredited under the NAC CEC, RCPath CPD and IBMS CPD schemes:

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No courses at present.

For further details please contact:

Mr Andrew Evered
Cytopathology Department
Llandough Hospital
Penarth
CF64 2XX
Tel: 029-2071-5596
Fax: 029-2071-6469
Website: http://howis.wales.nhs.uk/cytology (NHS Wales only)

Application forms and accomodation information available from:
Mrs Virginia Norton
Tel: 029-2071-5596