Communication in the Real World

CV Writing and Self Presentation

Human Factor in Patient Safety

Interpersonal Communication Skills

Legal Issues - Keeping out of trouble

Making the transition to Consultant

Management and Leadership


Medical Ethics


Quality Improvement

Research skills for the speciality trainee

Teaching the trainers

Teaching and Supporting Learning

Teaching the Teachers

The job interview

Training the Trainers


BOOKING ON A COURSE - online self-service system called Maxcourse

If you book a multi-day course you will automatically be booked on all the sessions.

In order for you to see a list of courses and to book places on courses, we need you to visit Maxcourse and create your user account, by clicking ‘New user – start here’

After you have created your account, you will need to ensure that the following additional fields in ‘User Details’ are completed in order to be able to book onto a course:

  • Profession – Select the one/s that apply, this will be used to confirm you are applying for courses relevant to your current grade.

The following fields can be found under ‘Personal details’ in the ‘User Details’ section

  • Gender
  • Main occupation – please select the one that best describes your current grade
  • Specialty – Select from drop down list
  • Trust – Select appropriate trust or ‘Not trust based’ if that is applicable

You can add yourself to the waiting list for a specific course date.  When there are cancellations the system automatically emails everyone on the waiting list and the first person to act gets the place(s).

Click on ‘My Courses’ to see the list of courses you are booked on to.