Upcoming Dates:

  • Thursday 14th March 2024 – 13:00-16:30
    – Burnbrae Surgery, 445 Holderness Road, Hull, HU8 8JS
  • Thursday 20th June 2024 – 13:00-16:30
    – Gale Farm Surgery, Front Street, Acomb, York YO24 3BU

Further dates coming soon, if you would like to register on the waiting list please contact us. We also offer bespoke sessions for groups, please enquire for details.


Who is this course for?

Practice Nurses or Nurse Associates new to primary care or those Nurses who wish to expand their knowledge in Contraception.


What will I learn?

The session will give an overview in effective counselling, Gillick competence/Fraser guidelines and legal issues surrounding contraception and the delivery of services. The session will cover method specific contraception including long-acting-reversible-contraception (LARC), mode of action, health risks and non-contraceptive benefits with particular focus on initiation of contraception, reviews and guidance related to missed pills or late contraceptive use and pregnancy risk in line with the Faculty of Sexual Reproductive Healthcare guidance. The session will aim to promote an understanding of emergency contraception and when to initiate. The training will consist of theoretical knowledge, practice-based scenarios and application of the UK medical eligibility criteria (UKMEC).


  • Gillick competence & Fraser guidelines
  • Specific methods
  • LARC
  • Fertility awareness methods
  • Initiation
  • Emergency contraception


How long is it?

3.5 hour session


How much is it?

£80 per person
Prices may vary for bespoke sessions, dependent on numbers and travel


Is there any funding available?

The course can available utilising NHSE funding for eligible individuals in general practice within Humber and North Yorkshire:


How can I book or enquire?

Email –
Phone – 01482 303986

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