As from April 2016 the East Pennine CTC and North West CTC will have completed its formal merger process to become North of England Pathology and Screening Education Centre (NEPSEC). Please check the venue for your chosen course before placing your booking.

Oct
18
Thu
1-Day Workshop in Non-Gynae Cytology (Intro for BMS) @ NEPSEC, Wakefield
Oct 18 all-day

One day workshops ideal for anyone completing their Specialist Diploma in Cytopathology, but equally suitable for non-medical staff new to diagnostic cytology and wishing to gain experience in non-gynaecological cytology.

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Oct
19
Fri
1-Day Workshop in Non-Gynae Cytology (Intro for BMS) @ NEPSEC, Wakefield
Oct 19 all-day

One day workshops ideal for anyone completing their Specialist Diploma in Cytopathology, but equally suitable for non-medical staff new to diagnostic cytology and wishing to gain experience in non-gynaecological cytology.

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Oct
24
Wed
Cervical Sample Taker Initial Training (Surrey/Sussex) @ Jubilee Community Centre, East Grinstead
Oct 24 – Oct 25 all-day

This course serves as the initial training session at the start of the Cervical Sample Taker Training Course for the purpose of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme.

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Cervical Sample Taker Update (Derby/Nottingham) @ YMCA, Derby
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This course aims to ensure that the Health Care Professional maintains their competence in taking cervical samples for the purpose of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme.

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Oct
31
Wed
*FULLY BOOKED* Cervical Sample Taker Initial Training (North West) @ NEPSEC, Manchester
Oct 31 – Nov 1 all-day

This course serves as the initial training session at the start of the Cervical Sample Taker Training Course for the purpose of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme.

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Nov
6
Tue
Specimen Dissection – Introductory Modules @ NEPSEC, Wakefield
Nov 6 – Nov 7 all-day
  • Introduction to expert role practice
  • Portfolio aspects
  • Pathological Terminology and Processes
  • Anatomical Nomenclature
  • Surgical Procedures
  • General Principles of Dissection
  • Clinical Governance

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Nov
7
Wed
1-Day Update in Gynae Cytology (SurePath) – Squamous Dyskaryosis @ NEPSEC, Manchester
Nov 7 all-day

This course covers the basics of abnormal squamous lesions and discusses difficult areas that can be encountered.

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Nov
8
Thu
1-Day Update in Gynae Cytology (SurePath) – Negative v High Grade @ NEPSEC, Manchester
Nov 8 all-day

The day will involve various sessions discussing the features of high grade dyskaryosis and it’s mimics, pointing out features useful in distinguishing between them.

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Nov
9
Fri
1-Day Update in Gynae Cytology (SurePath) – Glandular Lesions @ NEPSEC, Manchester
Nov 9 all-day

This is a full day session broken into two parts covering challenging and interesting cytological presentations of glandular lesions, as well as lessons learnt from the NHSCSP Cancer Audit.

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Nov
14
Wed
AP Update: 3-Day Update for Consultant BioMedical Scientists @ NEPSEC, Manchester Royal Infirmary
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day

Three-day update course for Consultant Biomedical Scientists

An update course specifically designed for the Consultant Biomedical Scientist.

The course includes Gynae histopathology and the role of BMS, the latest information on HPV testing and molecular techniques as well as microscopy of interesting MDT type cases and invasive audit.

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