Bluestones Medical Academy

Bluestones Medical Academy

Free and discounted CPD certified training for nurses, operating theatre staff and health care assistants.

BLUESTONES MEDICAL is pleased to be offering FREE CPD eligible training for our workers with a view to ensuring that our agency workers can be confident and skilled for the work they do.

We are committed to investing in our workforce to ensure that our clients receive value for money – and we also want to look after you and your career development. We want you to feel useful and confident when being sent to a shift for Bluestones Medical.

We’ve listed the upcoming dates for the courses we’re running in our central Chester office and our South Wales branch in Newport. We’ll be running courses that focus on the following areas:

  • IV Medication, Cannulation, Venepuncture
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Catheterisation Male and Female
  • Tissue Viability and Wound Care
  • Advanced Airways Management

If you want to book a place on any of the courses, then please call 01244 555 020 (option 6).

Bluestones Medical Academy - Course dates

Course titleDateTimeCertified CPD hoursLocation
NG / PEGThursday 12th December 20199am to 12pm3 hoursNewport
Tracheostomy CareThursday 12th December 20191pm to 4pm3 hoursNewport
ECG InterpretationWednesday 15th January 20209am to 5pm7 hoursNewport
ILS CourseTuesday 21st January 20209am to 4pm6 hoursChester
Catheter CareThursday 13th February 20209am to 12pm4 hoursNewport
Stoma CareThursday 13th February 20201pm to 4pm3 hoursNewport

Want to book on a course? Call 01244 555 020 (option 6)

Training charges

We have looked at the best way to provide specialist training to ensure that we are providing consistent training and reward those who work for us regularly. The following charges apply for training via Bluestones Medical Academy.

Registered nurses1/2 day sessionFull day training
Average more than 22 hours a weekFREEFREE
Average less than 22 hours a week£25£25

Support staff1/2 day sessionFull day training
Average more than 22 hours a weekFREEFREE
Average less than 22 hours a week£15£25

For non-Bluestones workers there is a flat fee of £45. 

Average hours will be calculated from the previous 8 weeks prior to booking.

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