Clinical and Professional Skills Centre

Contact us:

clinicalskillscourses@ucl.ac.uk 

Bloomsbury: 020 7679 6915

Whittington: 020 7288 3673

Royal Free: 020 7472 6861


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UCL Medical School News

UCLMS Seminar: The intercalated BSc - Dr Melvyn Jones - 10th March

Mar 05, 2014 11:24AM

The intercalated BSc - why do medical schools offer them and what do they achieve?

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Provost’s Public Engagement Awards

Feb 12, 2014 14:23PM

Winner: Engager of the year (researcher/academic grade 8 and above) Dr Jayne Kavanagh, UCL Medical School

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Jane Dacre holds first MRCP PACES in Myanmar

Jan 08, 2014 10:49AM

This November, Professor Jane Dacre led the very first PACES for MRCP (Member of the Royal College of Physicians) in Myanmar. This was successfully held in New Yangon General Hospital, one of the teaching hospitals of the University of Medicine, Yangon.

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UCLMS Social Media Policy

Nov 01, 2013 17:10PM

Social media has become a powerful part of the web in recent years and has changed the way we communicate and collaborate online.  Many organisations, such as the GMC and the BMA, politicians and medical journals are actively using social media and discussions of various aspects of the professional lives of doctors are increasingly seen on Facebook, Twitter and blogs.

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Obituary: Dr Daniel Brudney

Oct 02, 2013 09:08AM

We are very sad to report the death of Dr Daniel Brudney in a car crash on Friday 13 September.

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Clinical and Professional Skills Centres

Clinical and Professional Skills Centres


The Clinical and Professional Skills Centre team are a group of Doctors, Acute and Emergency Care Nurses, Psychologists and Administrative staff with a shared aim to deliver evidence-based clinical and professional teaching to our clients and students.

We provide popular clinical skills training courses in:

We can help you prepare for entry exams:

If you have had a sabbatical or are returning to practice, we can provide training in:

  • Basic suturing techniques
  • Bladder catheterisation
  • Basic life support (BLS)
  • Advanced Life Support (ALS)
  • Intravenous (IV) drug administration
  • Basic airway management / use of airway adjuncts
  • Care of the sick patient (NICE guidelines)

Our professional skills portfolio is comprehensive.

Do you need training in Teaching?

We have several teacher training courses available such as the PTLLS course, TIPS and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education.

Are you nervous when presenting?

If you have anxiety when presenting as a teacher / lecturer or within your role in the private / corporate sector our course - ‘Get Presenting’: Managing Presentation Anxiety is perfect for you.

Our Medical Ethics and Law Unit offers three one-day courses in Ethics and Law for healthcare professionals and teachers.

For more information about our courses and how to enrol please click on the links to each course or email us at clinicalskillscourses@ucl.ac.uk.