LBC Update Courses

It is an NHSCSP requirement that all qualified staff undertaking cytology screening undertake three days of update training consisting of a minimum 50% of microscopy every three years. NEPSEC currently offers one-day update courses covering difficult and interesting areas:

Courses are run using ThinPrep® slides. If you require SurePath™ training, please contact the team.

Checkers courses are arranged on an ad-hoc basis. Please contact us to express your interest at

For further information about any of our courses, please contact a member of our Administration Team:




0161 276 5114


0113 246 6330

Email with all enquiries.