Welcome to

Health Education South West

We are the Local Education and Training Board for the South West and part of Health Education England. Our vision is that people in the South West will experience the very best care from staff who receive excellent training and development.


Latest News

First Shape of Caring Review event held in Bristol

Health Education South West organised the first of a series of nationwide focus events aimed at shaping future education and training for the nursing and healthcare assistant workforce. The event hosted by North Bristol NHS Trust saw around a hundred members of staff from the South West give their views on how the education and training […]

Read more

Education and Training Cost Collection Exercise 2013/14

Health Education England and the Department of Health are working closely with NHS Trusts and NHS Foundation Trusts to improve understanding of the true cost of delivering clinical placements and training posts. The purpose of the cost collection exercise is to inform education tariffs in future years and to ensure that these are based on […]

Read more

Medical Schools meet for the first time

Health Education South West is bringing together senior academic colleagues from Medical Schools for the first time to share best practice and ways of working. The inaugural meeting of University of Bristol Medical School, University of Exeter Medical School and Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine & Dentistry next week will focus on finances, contracting, […]

Read more