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Information and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.  Hospital visiting restrictions now in place.

Essential Learning

The following content should be considered priority learning. When you open each topic, the essential learning is clearly identified and you should complete this within two weeks of starting in your new post as Registered Nurse or Midwife.

Follow this checklist  to ensure you have completed all the essential learning. Please print this off or share an electronic copy with your Senior Charge Nurse or Midwife. Following completion of this Corporate Induction, your Senior Charge Nurse or Midwife, or local educator, will also direct you to speciality specific induction materials.

Any additional Recommended Learning should also be completed, but within the first three months.

Person Centred Care

Infection Prevention and Control

Pressure Ulcer Prevention

Sharps Safety

Falls Prevention

Blood Transfusion

The Deteriorating Patient 

Dementia and Delirium Care  

Medicines Administration

Palliative and End of Life Care

Food, Fluid and Nutrition 

Positive Approaches to working with challenging behaviour

Blood Glucose Monitoring 

eHealth TrakCare

Discharge Planning 

Record Keeping and Documentation


Please read through the Recommended Learning topics below within 3 months of starting your post.


Last Updated: 23 September 2021