We were delighted to share our 2021/22 Offer brochure last month, which encloses information on a number of fantastic learning and development opportunities for health and care staff across our system.

Below is a glimpse of what’s available during the next couple of months – places are filling up fast, so please book early (where applicable) to avoid disappointment: 

 

From Deming to COVID-19; why systems and being systematic matters to our patients

16th September, 2:00 - 5:00pm at Tullie House, Carlisle

In this session, Professor Stephen Singleton will take a historical and systems perspective on quality improvement – from Deming's original work after the Second World War right up to lessons learned from dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic – to tease out the clear messages about what is required, especially from leadership, for success. Click here to find out more & book…


Creating the conditions for curiosity and creativity – engaging leaders in improvement

29th September, 2:00 - 5:00pm at Tullie House, Carlisle

In this presentation, Elaine Mead will introduce the concepts of curiosity and creativity and relate them to the development of future service and care models reflecting on the work of Greg Orme, Brene Brown and Kim Barnas, supporting leaders to use science to support their improvement effort and have fun at the same time. Click here to find out more & book…


Leadership behaviours for improvement

14th October, 2:00 - 5:00pm at Tullie House, Carlisle

Led by Adele Coulthard, this session will focus on self as leader and our behaviours in order to drive forward improvement. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Leading Sustainable Change

5 Day Programme Starting 1st October at the People First Conference Centre, Milbourne Street, Carlisle

This programme will equip you with practical tools and techniques to help you to lead change in your service and across the system, as well as the opportunity to develop personal insight and behaviours to enable such change. Click here to find out more & apply…

 

Leadership Support Circles: Creating Safe Spaces Theme

24th September, 2:00 - 3:30pm via MS Teams

This is an online themed session based on 10 principles for leading compassionately during and after COVID-19. It provides a space for people managers at all levels to come together, share their experiences and be heard. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Mindfulness Based Living Course

Dates across Cumbria now available

Mindfulness promotes a way of being that helps us to take better care of ourselves and lead healthier lives. It also enables us to access inner resources for coping effectively with stress, difficulty and illness.

The Mindfulness Based Living Course is an eight week course consisting of eight classes, which are typically two hours long, preceded by an introductory class before the eight week course begins. Go to our training and events page and search 'Mindfulness Based Living Course' to find out more & book...

 

 

LUNCH & LEARN Sessions

Short, dynamic, virtual events where you can listen to an invited speaker give a short talk sharing their experience of improvement work:

- Supporting leaders to navigate new ways of working – 7th October, 12:30 - 1:00pm via MS Teams. Click here to find out more and get the link…

 

Leadership for Co-Production: Bitesize

10th September, 1:15 - 2:30pm via MS Teams

A short, virtual workshop to inspire managers to build their confidence and capability around driving patient-led service improvements. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Tools for Co-Production: Bitesize

30th September, 9:15 - 10:30am via MS Teams

This is a short, virtual workshop to get to know the key tools needed to start to build effective relationships with partners and service users for better patient outcomes. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Working with our Communities: Co-Production

22nd October, 1:30 - 4:30pm via MS Teams

This workshop will focus on looking at our local health and care system, understanding how we can work together and make improvement for the benefit of our patients and service users. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Wellbeing and Resilience

The session aims to be a practical and thought provoking look at what resilience and wellbeing are, and a look at ways to focus on them and ultimately plan to get more of what you want in the workplace. 

- 13th September, 9:30 - 11:30am via MS Teams. Click here to find out more & book…

- 6th October, 9:30 - 11:30am via MS Teams. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Introduction to Human Factors in Healthcare

4th October, 9:30am - 4:30pm at the People First Conference Centre, Milbourne Street, Carlisle

This workshop aims to give you an understanding and appreciation of how human factors awareness can create a safer place for patients and a more productive environment for healthcare workers. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Organisation Development (OD) Network: October 2021

6th October, 2:00 - 4:00pm via MS Teams

The OD network will focus on building OD knowledge and capability in the North and West Cumbria health and care system. It has been set up to support leaders and staff to come together to learn, share experiences and gain support and coaching expertise. Click here to find out more & book…

 

Improvement Network: October 2021

21st October, 9:00 - 11:00am

The improvement network has been set up to support North and West Cumbria health and care services to come together to learn about improvement, share experiences and gain support and improvement coaching expertise. Click here to find out more & book…