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e-learning courses

Resources to support you through the COVID-19 pandemic

Information is now available on the newly launched ‘Resources to support you through the COVID-19 pandemic’ area on NIHR Learn.

 The current list of resources includes guidance and support in the following areas:

  • Conveying Difficult Information to patients and relatives
  • Leading in uncertain times
  • Personal resilience
  • Remote working
  • Understanding the science of COVID-19
  • Wellbeing

NIHR Learn

Fundamentals of Clinical Research fo IMP Management: The Fundamentals of Clinical Research for IMP Management is now available on NIHR Learn. This module is aimed at staff involved in the delivery of clinical trials of Investigational Medicinal Products (IMPs) that are working under the guidance of written SOP, for example; study specific instruction, pharmacy / IMP manual, or study protocol. This learning is suitable for pharmacy staff and for non pharmacy staff.

Good Clinical Practice Training (GCP) e-learning

For access to online GCP training please visit the NIHR Clinical Research Network courses page.

Help and advice for this course can be found on the NIHR Learn Helpsite, or you can contact them on crn.servicedesk@nihr.ac.uk 

Available courses:

e-learning provided by the Health Research Authority (HRA):

The HRA has a growing programme of elearning modules designed to support the research community. Listed below are some of the courses which can be accessed by registering on the HRA's Learning Management System.

Health and Care Research Wales e-learning

An introduction to public involvement in research online training can be found here.


FutureLearn offers a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions around the world, most of which are free to complete.


Skills for Health

Skills for Health is the leading provider for healthcare e-learning across the UK health sector, with over 500,000 completions per annum in the NHS alone.

Elearning for healthcare courses