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Education and training

NES offers a wide range of education and training support for both clinical and non-clinical staff in NHSScotland.

Formats are wide ranging and include training courses and programmes, e-learning, workbooks, publications and blended learning.    The links on this page will take you to support for individual staff groups as well as multi-disciplinary education based on themes and specific initiatives as well as vocational training opportunities.

The Knowledge Network

The Knowledge Network is the national online information service for health and social care in Scotland. It is provided by NES Knowledge Services. The Knowledge Network's Library Search can be used t...
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Educational Research

Educational research in NES is a core activity. The development of the current NES R&D Strategy 2010-2014 is based on the premise of building a multidisciplinary approach to research activity in addi...
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eForms

The service is equipped with specialist form design, business tools for process optimisation, scanning and verification technology to efficiently and accurately capture data from both online and paper...
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The NES Portal

Who can use The Portal? Our audience is growing and now includes members of the Dental, Pharmacy and Medical* professions. Many more professions will be introduced to the system in the near future. ...
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Educational Development

Educational development is a core function throughout NES. It is important that educational solutions are appropriate to the outcomes the service needs and that they provide best value to individuals ...
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