Medacs Academy members benefit from an annual programme of CPD training courses which are provided completely free of charge.
These renowned courses are presented by industry experts and have been designed to provide locum doctors with a high level of training to support their professional development.
We collaborate with the General Medical Council and Maguire Healthcare to deliver an exclusive range of CPD training courses, designed specifically to support locum doctors.
All Medacs Academy courses are informative, highly interactive and participative, with focus on the key skills and competencies on various subjects in today’s challenging clinical environments.
General Medical Council - Locum Best Practice
Developed and delivered in collaboration with the GMC, the highly acclaimed Locum Best Practice course has been specifically tailored to suit the learning needs of locum doctors and is independently accredited by the CPD Certification Service.
This interactive training session brings to life the GMC’s core guidance and offers advice on how to achieve Good Medical Practice. It addresses issues such as professionalism, reflective practice, raising concerns, accountability and partnership working.
Maguire Healthcare - Various topics
Maguire is a specialist in CPD training in the healthcare market and provides a selection of courses designed to provide valuable support and tuition for locum doctors.
The courses on offer are of the highest standard and have been carefully selected to assist in personal development, leadership and appraisal and revalidation.
Courses are delivered by clinical professionals with many years’ experience.
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||7 Mar||London||FREE||7 points|
|Maguire||Mindfulness for Medics||28 Mar||Manchester||FREE||6 points|
|Maguire||Improving Patient Experience and Clinical Excellence||3 Apr||London||FREE||6 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||7 May||Glasgow||FREE||7 points|
|Maguire||Mastering Stress and Anxiety||14 May||London||FREE||6 points|
|Maguire||Awareness of Mental Health and Dementia||23 May||Manchester||FREE||6 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||5 Jun||London||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||7 Jun||Manchester||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||25 Jun||Cardiff||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||11 Jul||Birmingham||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||17 Sept||London||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||16 Oct||Manchester||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||12 Nov||London||FREE||7 points|
|GMC||Locum Best Practice||3 Dec||Manchester||FREE||7 points|
To find out more about the courses, please click on the one you are interested in below.
Improves communication skills, providing doctors with an advanced skill set for both individual purposes and within their teams across the NHS. The programme includes:
This is a combined course, helping medics to become aware of the causes of mental health and dementia, and the care delivery these conditions include. Raising the awareness and stigmas surrounding both conditions will help you to treat your patients. The course modules includes:-
Designed to teach proven approaches and techniques to handle difficult and uncomfortable situations. The programme includes:
Focuses on the key skills and competencies required to fully focus on putting the patient first. The programme includes:
This course has been developed and is delivered by the GMC's Regional Liaison Advisors. It comprises four interactive training sessions:
This course will benefit those working in high-pressure environments, who are required to maintain a cool head at all times. This includes:
This course has been designed to benefit those wishing to introduce a degree of self-awareness and calm into their daily activities. This includes:
To book your place on any of these courses, you must first be a Medacs Academy member. To join Medacs Academy click here.
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