Resource centre

We’ve compiled a selection of external resources below to support the wider healthcare workforce.

People Management

The UK’s leading HR media brand, covering all the latest news, opinions and insights from the HR world. People Management is produced on behalf of the CIPD by Haymarket Business Media.

National Health Executive Magazine

Homes in on topics which are now, more than ever, vitally important to the healthcare sector as a whole. The National Health Executive Magazine is also CPD certified literature, so can help you to hit your required CPD points.

Training Magazine

For 55 years, Training Magazine has been the ultimate resource for training, learning and performance professionals. Subscribe to the Weekly eNewsletter and digital edition of Training Magazine to keep up with learning and development trends, research, best practices, new products, technologies, case studies and more. 

Training Magazine’s Social Learning Network

A platform for social learning and networking, via Webinars, for the exchange of ideas and resources among global learning professionals and thought leaders.

Skills for Health

A not-for-profit committed to the development of a sustainable and improved healthcare workforce for the future. 

Skills for Care

The strategic workforce development and planning body for adult social care in England, helping to create a well-led, skilled and valued workforce. 

Fierce Conversations

This best-selling book from leadership visionary Susan Scott delivers concrete tools and practical models for improving workforce relationships and creating high levels of engagement.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Stephen R. Covey’s book continues to be a bestseller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology and focuses on timeless principles of fairness, integrity, honesty and human dignity.

TED Talks

Influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity.


Video discussions from the UK Training Journal – focusing on workplace learning, development, coaching, leadership and technology features.

e-ELCA programme

The End of Life Care for All (e-ELCA) eLearning programme aims to enhance the training and education of the health and social care workforce. Sessions have been highlighted as a resource to help with implementation of the NICE Guidelines on improving care for people who are in their last days of life.

Provides essential independent information for health professionals about drugs used in palliative and hospice care. 

West Midlands Palliative Care

Specialists working in palliative care in the West Midlands, providing a range of regional guidance for use in clinical practice. 

Hospice UK

A selection of resources to support clinical practice, including an extensive care after death guide, as well as guidance on registered nurse verification of expected death. 

The Royal College of Nursing 

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) is committed to ensuring that nurses working with people who are dying are given the support they need to understand their role. 

Social Care Institute for Excellence

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) improves the lives of people of all ages by co-producing, sharing and supporting the use of the best available knowledge and evidence about what works in social care and social work. Topics of particular interest may be the Mental Capacity Act, Liberty Protection Safeguards, Safeguarding and Dementia.