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Publication Providing Quality Feedback for your VDP

This booklet aims to provide the trainer with a clear definition of good quality feedback and informs on how to structure and deliver it in a way which motivates and encourages further learning in the...

Publication How to assess your Vocational Dental Practitioner (VDP)

How to assess your Vocational Dental Practitioner (VDP) using the Longitudinal Evaluation of Performance (LEP)

PressRelease The Knowledge Network is improving!

From 27th March 2017 The Knowledge Network will move into a new phase of development and look slightly different. When you search for journals, books and articles you will use the new Library Search....

PressRelease Changes are coming to The Knowledge Network

From 27 March 2017 The Knowledge Network will have a new search engine to find journals articles and books to support health and social care staff in Scotland.

Publication Skills Maximisation Toolkit Volume 5: Applying Learning, developing your role: The Learners and Managers Guide

This latest version in the skills maximisation toolkit will help AHP learners and their managers. THe toolkit will guide you through the best ways to ensure learning is applied and roles are developed...

PressRelease Scotland's Dementia Awards 2017 Launch - Search Begins for Scotland's most creative dementia projects

Scotland’s Dementia Awards launch today, 29 January 2017, to celebrate and recognise projects and the people behind them who are going the extra mile to support people living with dementia and their f...

PressRelease Launch of Scotland's Dementia Awards 2017

The search for Scotland’s most innovative and creative dementia projects is now underway with the launch of Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2017.

PressRelease Supporting World Sepsis Day - September 2015

NES was delighted to support World Sepsis Day on 13 September 2015 and reinforce the message that infection prevention is essential to reducing mortality and harm from sepsis and improving outcomes fo...

PressRelease New MSc course in Primary Care Ophthalmology

A new MSc course in Primary Care Ophthalmology, accredited by the University of Edinburgh, will launch in September thanks to a unique collaboration between NHS Education for Scotland (NES, the body r...

PressRelease Creating elearning resources in partnership for health and social care

NES and Dumfries and Galloway Council recently launched a new elearning resource on Self-directed Support (SDS).