Developing POCT Training and Competency Processes

This one day interactive NHS study day will focus on all aspects of training, education and maintaining competencies for Point of Care Testing (POCT). By exploring the practicalities of e-learning, assessing the efficiency of face-to-face training, discovering how to meet ISO standards and discussing innovative ideas, you will be better prepared to ensure your POCT staffing pool are prepared to perform every test they carry out.

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22nd May 2018
Venue: The Hatton, Farringdon, London
When there is increasing pressure to ensure that the training provided to all operators of POCT devices is of sufficient quality, this day will allow you to explore various strategies and build an action plan to implement in your organisation which will enable you to drive forward effective training and competency processes.
The full agenda can be found via the SBK Healthcare website:

Take one day out and advance your training and competency systems for POCT, by benchmarking your current position with your NHS peers. Discover new and innovative ideas which will transform your strategy by joining together with POCT colleagues to:

  • Assess  your staffing pool
  • Explore  practicalities of delivering face to face training
  • Demonstrate  the value of E-learning tools
  • Engage  your workforce in online solutions
  • Integrate  training and competency data with bar codes
  • Maintain  competencies for end users in the community
  • Meet  ISO standards for training
  • Capture  the necessary evidence and prove competencies
Build  an action plan to implement in your organisation 

Event contact details

Nichola Cadwallader Telephone: 01732 897788 Event website


The Hatton, Farringdon, London 51-53 Hatton Garden
London EC1N 8HN