Cervical Cytology Initial Training
Cost: £240 per person
Start Date: Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th January 2023
For enrolment, please contact Jackie Redhead please email [email protected]
Entry Criteria: Registered professional working in a clinical area where cervical screening is offered to women.
Course Lead: Senior Lecturer Kairen Roche email [email protected]
Public Health England Education Pathway (2020) have set guidelines to support education in sampler taking, this includes-
Pre theory session: completion of workbook (3 hours) considering Anatomy and Physiology (A/P) of pelvic organs supported by access to e-learning for health module (self- directed study)
Taught content: 6 hours theory – [online delivery]
Practice: 3 hours simulation – on campus - skills lab at Black Heath Lane
Initial theory – delivered online over 12 hours with 3 hours practice simulation taught on campus. There will be Clinical Practice component undertaken whilst working with a cytology mentor. Final cytology sample taker assessment is undertaken in clinical practice by a cytology practice assessor.