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COVID-19

If you believe you have Coronavirus (COVID-19), or have developed a continuous cough, have a fever/high temperature, loss of smell or taste, or have come into contact in the last 14 days with someone who has; then please do NOT come into Sandyford. For further information about Coronavirus please visit NHS Inform

 

 

 

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

 

Who does Sandyford provide training for?
Sandyford provides training for medical and nursing professionals wishing to continue their professional development ...

Sandyford provides training for medical and nursing professionals wishing to continue their professional development and gain experience in sexual and reproductive health.

We also train medical and nursing students via the University of Glasgow, Glasgow Caledonian University and the University of the West of Scotland.

Where does training take place?
Most of our training will take place in Sandyford Central, 6 Sandyford Place, in Glasgow city centre. If a training s...

Most of our training will take place in Sandyford Central, 6 Sandyford Place, in Glasgow city centre. If a training session is moved to one of our hubs, candidates will be notified by the training department.

Can I shadow in a clinic?
Due to the volume of formal training we provide our capability to accept shadow or placement requests from both train...

Due to the volume of formal training we provide our capability to accept shadow or placement requests from both trainee and senior medical staff is limited.

If you're interested in shadowing one of our team, please contact the training department who will advise if we are able to accommodate your request.

Do you offer placements for counselling students?
We are currently not able to offer placements to counselling students. We will update this section of the website sho...

We are currently not able to offer placements to counselling students. We will update this section of the website should this change in the future.

 

Can you provide external training?
Our capability to provide external training is limited by our formal training commitments. If you would like to discu...

Our capability to provide external training is limited by our formal training commitments. If you would like to discuss external training events, please contact the training department who will advise if we are able to accommodate your request

Can someone from Sandyford come and give talk or support a heath event?
We generally support staff to gain confidence to lead on these type of events by offering staff training. However we ...

We generally support staff to gain confidence to lead on these type of events by offering staff training. However we can sometimes support those who are most vulnerable. Please email The Communication & Engagement team to discuss options.