Thornfields Primary Care Training Specialists

Thornfields specialise in providing high quality, relevant and interactive primary care training courses to practice managers and staff in the primary care sector.

We have been delivering training workshops to GP Practices and Primary Care Organisations throughout the UK since 1993 and have developed a reputation for providing workshops that deliver to the exact needs of delegates. We currently have over fifty primary care training courses and development programmes available.

  • Specialists in high quality, relevant and interactive primary care training
  • Over fifty short courses and development programmes
  • Trainers experienced in general practice and primary care
  • Trainers based throughout the UK
  • High quality course materials and guides
  • Bespoke training service

"An excellent days training! I couldn't think of any way of improving. Thought provoking points discussed… sprinkled with humour!!!"

Georgette Lunan, Thorkhill Surgery
call us on 0333 240 4055 or contact us via our enquiry form

Coming Soon - Training Events & Public Workshops

We regularly deliver public workshops throughout the UK. Visit our events page to check on course dates, venues and availability.

  • Public training workshops and events

"Enjoyed the course - gave me confidence!"

Fiona Parry, The Dale Surgery
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Thornfields specialise in providing high quality, relevant and interactive primary care training courses to practice managers and staff in the primary care sector.

Thornfields course list

Click the headers below to see the courses available in each area

For more detailed information on all courses including objectives, agendas, pricing and booking please visit our dedicated Thornfields website or download the Thornfields training brochure.

Primary care training courses / bespoke training

We deliver a wide range of primary care training courses and development programmes to meet the general needs of people and organisations in the Primary Care Sector. We can also tailor, adapt and create special training courses / programmes to meet specific needs.

If you require any of the following services or would like to discuss your specific requirements in more detail please call us on 0333 240 4055 or contact us by filling in our enquiry form

  • Adaptations to our course content
  • Tailoring time scales from our standard programmes
  • Large or small delegate numbers
  • Specific training needs

Where do we deliver

We have expert trainers based across the UK and can deliver to any practice or primary care organisation in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland. Please see our client list for details of some of the organisations who have commissioned us to deliver training recently.

Our trainers

All of our experienced trainers come from a professional background in the primary care sector. Many of them retain working links and relationships which ensures they are always up to date and can advise other primary care workers on both operational and strategic issues.

How we operate

Please see the training courses section of the Thornfields website for details of all of the primary care training workshops and development programmes that we provide. From the course list you will be able to view full details of the structure and content of each training course as well as being able to download the relevant course agenda. The costs of our workshops and development programmes can be found in the workshop prices section of the Thornfields website. We can tailor workshops to suit particular needs through discussion with the course organizer.

Contact Us

To book training workshops / development programmes or for consultation regarding your training needs please call us on 0333 240 4055 or contact us by filling in our enquiry form.

Workshop Prices:

Standard full day workshops

The standard rate for a one full day workshop is £925 + VAT.
This is for up to 15 delegates and includes all workshop material and trainer costs.

Standard half day workshops

The standard rate for a half day workshop is £595 + VAT.
This is for up to 15 delegates and includes all workshop material and trainer costs.

GP Forward View

Our Active Signposting (Care Navigator) and Correspondence Management (Document Workflow) course programmes are designed to specifically match the needs of the practices in your CCG. Please contact us to discuss your exact requirements and pricing.

The receptionist in primary care

This programme of five half day sessions costs £2975 + VAT for up to 20 delegates.

Managing people with confidence

This five day nationally accredited programme costs £6000 + VAT for up to 15 delegates. This includes all material and trainers costs as well as registration with the accrediting body - The Institute of Leadership and Management.

Bespoke courses

We can design bespoke training courses to meet specific client needs. Please contact us to discuss your requirements and costings. We are also able to tailor many of our workshops, again please contact us if you require adaptations to be made to our standard programmes.

Thornfields Telephone: 0333 240 4055 Web: www.thornfields.co.uk
Email: thornfields@firstpracticemanagement.co.uk