Introduction to General Practice


Introduction to General Practice (IGP) training programme, is a fully funded opportunity for healthcare professionals who are either new to Primary Care or looking to access CPD (Continuing Professional Development) opportunities relevant to their role. 

The programme is delivered by Practicum Primary Care Training Ltd in collaboration with the Yorkshire Centre for Training and Development (YCTD), West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) and Yorkshire Learning Providers. 

All delegates must meet the funding criteria in order to participate.

Units / Modules

Title  Date 
Introduction to Learning Disabilities  8th September 2023 
Introduction to Wound Care Management  13th September 2023 
Introduction to Contraception and Sexual Health  14th September 2023 
Phlebotomy Training  20th September 2023 
Introduction to BP & Pulse Measurement Technique including Hypertension Management  21st September 2023 
Introduction to Foot Checks, Urinalysis & Chronic Kidney Disease  28th September 2023 
Introduction to Diabetes  4th October 2023 
Introduction to ECG & AF  6th October 2023 
Introduction to Hypertension  11th October 2023 
Introduction to Menopause  17th October 2023 
Introduction to Quality Outcomes Framework   18th October 2023 
Introduction to Pathology Tests & Interpretation of Results  19th October 2023 
Introduction to Long Term Condition Reviews  24th October 2023 
Introduction to Dementia Care  31st October 2023 
Introduction to Asthma  7th November 2023 
Introduction to Cardiovascular Disease  16th November 2023 
Introduction to COPD  21st November 2023 
Introduction to Motivational Interviewing   29th November 2023 

Assessment Types

No formal assessment.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal qualification requirements, however, a good standard of English and digital literacy is essential. 

Career Progression

This course may support learners to undertake the activities they have been trained in, supporting service users within General Practice and working with colleagues to provide patient care.

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