Career Pathways within Primary Care

There are a wide range of opportunities to develop and specialise within each of the roles in Primary Care. Click on the dropdowns to find out more.

Example of Practice Nursing Career Pathway:

Care Certificate

Basic skills courses – phlebotomy, taking blood pressures, basic wound-care, NHS health-checks etc…

IM injections, adult vaccines, observations for chronic disease, compression, more complex wound-care

Current Courses and Events

2 year Apprenticeship programme – Typically 3 days in practice, 1 day in university, 1 day on placement/insight visits.

For further information about the programme, please see:

Nursing Associate Preceptorship Programme.

Cervical cytology training – Contact LTH for more information

Basic Chronic Disease Management

Practice Supervisor and Practice Assessor Training

Details of courses currently available will appear on the current courses and evets page throughout the year.

Minor Illness – Contact LTH for guidance

Upcoming Course Applications Ending Soon

Course Closing Date
TeamNet Webinar Training – Diary/ Meetings 25th January 2023
TeamNet Webinar Training – ICB/ PCN Sharing and Collaboration 25th January 2023
ELC Group Clinic Simulation Training (taster) 25th January 2023
How to Ensure Business Benefits are Tracked & Delivered 26th January 2023
Primary Care Education and Networking Session 26th January 2023
Challenging Patient Conversations 26th January 2023
TeamNet Webinar Training – Services and Feedback 31st January 2023

Go to Courses and Events Page