Education

Until recently there has been little training available for PR professionals, but that is beginning to change with the development of the BTS ‘fundamentals’ course and others – see below for details.

 

Upcoming events and courses

Advanced Course in Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Glenfield Hospital: April 2018

This advanced two day course will run on 16th and 17th April 2018 at the Clinical Education Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester.

Led by national experts, a series of lectures and workshops will cover the latest guidance and evidence in Pulmonary Rehabilitation:

  • Physiology of exercise limitation
  • Endurance and strength exercise testing and prescription
  • BTS Pulmonary Rehabilitation audit and accreditation scheme
  • Facilitating behaviour change and motivational interviewing
  • Physical activity monitoring and interpretation
  • Delivering rehabilitation: in different ways, around the time of an exacerbation and in non-COPD populations

Registration fee includes lunches & refreshments on both days, the course manual and dinner on Monday 16th April: £280.00

Further details and booking information are available here.

 

Fundamentals of Pulmonary Rehab 2018, BTS short course: June 2018

The BTS Pulmonary Rehabilitation Quality Improvement Advisory Group has developed a one-day short course covering the fundamentals of PR. The course is due to run for a third time on 13th June 2018 at the Renold Building, University of Manchester.

Further details and booking information are available here.

 

If you would like to advertise any courses aimed at PR professionals please contact us.