Training and Education

Sexual health training and education in Grampian is driven by the Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Framework (Scottish Government, 2011) 'Respect and Responsibility: Delivering Improvements in Sexual Health Outcomes 2008- 2011' and the 'NHS Quality Improvement Standards 2008'.  This work is taken forward by the Sexual Health Network Education Group who report to Sexual Health Network Executive group.  Information on their Remit and Aims and Workplan are also available.   They have also produced a Training Guide which make recommendations for training across a variety of roles from signposting to services to Medical and Nursing training.  

The calendar of training is available to view. 

To book clinical training please contact Karen Innes on karreninnes@nhs.net or  01224 (5)55504 (Days of work: Mon-Fri 9.30-2.30). 

To book non-clinical training please contact Felina Emslie felinaemslie@nhs.net or 01224 (5)58510.

The following websites may be of use for further sexual health training related information:

  • Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health training pages
  • British Association of Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) education pages
  • Wellbeing in Sexual Health (WISH) for resources to encourage better knowledge and understanding of sexual health and blood borne virus issues