Training & Events

Research Seminars

These seminars are held periodically on one Friday of the month at 12.30-1.30 in the Benjamin Gooch Lecture Theatre, NNUH and are designed to present and discuss our research and innovation.  Everyone is welcome.

We are looking for new speakers! If you would like to present your research or a research related topic then please contact the R&D office on (01603) 289808

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) is the international ethical, scientific and practical standard to which all clinical research is conducted. Compliance with GCP provides public assurance that the rights, safety and well-being of research participants are protected and that research data are reliable. Everyone involved in the conduct of clinical research must be competent to perform their tasks, qualified by education, training and experience.

To find a list of the latest face to face training and to book onto GCP courses you will need to register for an account on the CRN Learn website. If you have Previously completed GCP training, there are Refresher courses available.

The sessions are either a full day introduction or a 3½ hour refresher. All bookings for these dates will be made through CRN Learn on the NIHR training website.

Online training is also available for those unable to make the face to face sessions. For more information about these, please click here or contact the R&D office on 01603 289808.

Further training for those involved with vulnerable adults, paediatrics or working in primary care is also available via CNR Learn. If you cannot find an appropriate course please contact

Information Governance Training

If you require Information Governance Training you can now access an online module at You will need to log on with your ERS username and password.

To print off the certificate at the end of the course press Ctrl+P on the keyboard. Alternately you can take a screenshot and paste the resulting image into Word or PowerPoint to print and to also save the certificate to a file for your own records.

SOP Training

There is an e-learning module for the Standard Operating Procedures on the NNUH TMS. This can found under  ‘Local NNUH courses; Miscellaneous; Research & Development SOP training’. You will need a username and password to access the module.