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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

Membership Council Innovation Fund

Health Education South West has allocated funding from within the Workforce Development budget to support innovation and workforce development projects identified and supported by the individual Membership Council during 2014/15. Each of the two Membership Councils in the South West have access to approximately £500K of non-recurring funding to support local priorities in workforce development […]

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Return to Practice is changing in the South West

Health Education South West is committed to funding high quality Return to Practice education programmes which reflect the needs of the healthcare employees, healthcare providers and patients in the South West. Health Education South West, working with employers, has developed a new managed employer-led system, which will commence in Autumn 2014. The Return to Practice […]

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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 […]

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