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We offer many opportunities to develop your skills on-line.

Below are a selection of resources that we feel you might find useful. Some are eLearning modules that we have developed, and some are links to resources outside the network. Click on the images to open in a new tab.

Some modules are hosted on the NIHR's national learning space NIHR Learn. To access these resources you will need to log in using your NIHR account details. If you haven't got an NIHR account you can find out what you need to do here.


Data Quality in Research

Data Quality in Research

This package is aimed at staff who will be undertaking data entry or data collection. Ideally you should have some knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) standards.

Site File Management

Site File Management

Stephanie Kings-Jones our Learning and Development Officer guides you through this package aimed at those new to site files and also more experienced staff who would like a refresher.

CRN EM Student Nurse Grab and Go package

Heather Cripps our Senior Research Nurse from the CRN East Midlands Research Support Team guides you through this package aimed at student nurses new to research.

The package is designed for you to dip in and out of, containing useful links and opportunities for reflection.


COVID19 Vaccine Trials Training

COVID19 Vaccine Trials Training


CRIEF

CRIEF

Clinical research is at the heart of improving healthcare for all. The aim of this short course is to help all health and social care professionals to understand what clinical research delivery is and how to support it.

Welcome to Feasibility - A guide for research teams

Welcome to Feasibility - A guide for research teams

This module is aimed at research teams considering participating in and recruiting to a study. It will offer you guidance on how to assess the feasibility of your study, and to explain the factors that will support the successful delivery of your study.

Practical Laboratory Skills for Research Delivery Staff

This Practical Laboratory Skills eLearning is aimed at Research Delivery Staff and covers multiple aspects of lab skills

Improving Healthcare Through Clinical Research

Improving Healthcare Through Clinical Research

The NIHR CRN partnered with the Digital Learning team at Leeds University to develop a Course called Improving Healthcare through Clinical Research.

Join Dementia Research

Join Dementia Research

To raise awareness of how Join Dementia Research can help people with and without dementia, and the role healthcare professionals can play.

Continuous Improvement Toolkit

Continuous Improvement Toolkit

This is a resource you may find useful to support CI work. Included are variety of helpful templates and videos designed around Plan, Do, Study, Act cycles and the Model for Improvement.

HRA eLearning

HRA eLearning

The HRA's Learning Management System contains a series of e-learning modules free to everyone to access.

Kanbanchi

Kanbanchi

Kanbanchi is an online software tool for task management, project management, and team collaboration. You can get full access to this free tool with your NIHR Hub account.

Fundamentals of Clinical Research Delivery for Lab staff

Fundamentals of Clinical Research Delivery for Lab staff

Training for laboratory staff working to support research delivery

Google Sheets

Google Sheets

This tutorial will help take you from an absolute beginner, or basic user, of Google Sheets through to a confident, competent, intermediate-level user.

AcoRD

AcoRD

A concise and simple introduction to the Department of Health guidance on Attributing the costs of health and social careResearch and Development

Virtual Trial Capable Training

Virtual Trial Capable Training

In collaboration with VirTrial, SCRS surveyed more than 300 site professionals to better understand their awareness of decentralized clinical trials (DCTs) and the associated challenges encountered and solutions offered.

Medical Terminology Training

This course is aimed at anyone who requires a knowledge of medical terminology in their role.

Maximising your impact in online communications webinar

This one-hour webinar with Cath Baxter, Professional Voice Coach, and Public Speaking expert will teach you seven deliberate actions to enhance your online communication and physical, vocal, and verbal habits that will improve your impact.

Interactive Costing Template

The web-based interactive Costing Tool (iCT) provides a framework for transparent cost display and calculation.