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Contraception Tutor Course

This course aims to teach doctors who wish to become a contraception tutor for the purposes of certifying candidates for the Basic Certificate in Contraception. It will also serve as an update in the contraception for current instructing doctors/contraception tutors.  The course will be of particular interest to GP trainers and GPs working in GP training practices. More »

Commences Duration Fee
27 February 2015 (ICGP) 1 Day

LARC Tutor

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Commences Duration Fee
28 February 2015 (ICGP)
13 March 2015 (Other)
1 Day, Education

LARC Update Course

Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) continue to increase in popularity as a contraceptive choice for women.General practitioners are the primary health care providers of this form of contraception in the Irish setting. In response to feedback from general practitioners providing this service, the ICGP Women's Health Programme intends to facilitate a series of updated LARC workshops around the country over the forthcoming year. Course Principal: Dr Zelie Gaffney Course Administrator: Ms Jana Pickard, email: jana.pickard@icgp. More »

Commences Duration Fee
28 February 2015 (Dublin) 1 Day, Education

Certificate in Contraception Practical Course

This intensive two day course covers all aspects of contraception in a small group discussion format with practical stations and simulated patients. It offers an alternative to attending the minimum six practical sessions with a contraception tutor, either in general practice or a family planning clinic to achieve satisfactory experience in this area for the final part of the Reproductive and Sexual Health (RSH) Contraception Certificate. More »

Commences Duration Fee
12 March 2015 (Dublin) 2 Days, Education Member
€650
Non-Member
€750

SCALES GP Refresher Course

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Commences Duration Fee
1 September 2015 (Dublin) 14 Weeks, Part-Time Member
€1,550
Non-Member
€1,950

Management in Practice Course

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Commences Duration Fee
25 September 2015 (Dublin) 1 Year Member
€2,925
Non-Member
€3,510

Test Education Course

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Commences Duration Fee
14 January 2015 (Dublin) 1 Year

Cervical Smear Takers Theory Course

This course is designed to support and equip primary healthcare professionals to acquire the knowledge necessary to carry out effective cervical smear screening. The theory course is completed over 12 weeks and is delivered through elearning. The course requires a time commitment of approximately 6 hours per week. More »

Commences Duration Fee
21 November 2014 (Athlone)
7 March 2015 (ICGP)
8 May 2015 (ICGP)
12 Weeks, Part-Time Member
€500
Non-Member
€600

Practice Staff Course

The main focus of the course will be on the improvement of reception/administrative functions and systems which support the work of the general practitioner and other clinical staff in the practice. An emphasis is given to the development of an expanded role of the practice secretary/receptionist with a view to realising the full potential of participants. Course Tutor: Ms Romy Moloney Course Administrator: Yvette Dalton, email: yvette.dalton@icgp. More »

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1 Year, Education

Geriatric Medicine for General Practitioners

Today a considerable percentage of the population is aged 65 years or older. Older people commonly have several co-existing medical problems for which general practice needs to provide multiple management approaches. At the core of general practice is our obligation of care for this population. The ICGP offers this course which spans a variety of areas specific to the older population with a focus on detection, understanding and management. More »

Commences Duration Fee
1 Year, Education

Reproductive and Sexual Health Theory Course

This course provides a comprehensive update on all aspects of contraception and includes other topics relating to sexual and reproductive health. More »

Commences Duration Fee
1 Year