Training and continuing professional development (CPD) for people working in the NHS breast screening programme (BSP) in England.
This guide sets out education and training resources available to healthcare professionals working in the NHS breast screening programme (BSP).
GPs should complete the British Medical Journal’s breast cancer screening in the NHS module to learn about:
- how to advise women who are worried about breast cancer
- what information to give women
- how to advise women who have questions about the NHS breast screening programme
Physicians: video learning modules
Watch 4 medical animations for health professionals showing the:
- anatomy of the breast
- development and treatment of breast cancer
There are 7 designated training centres in England which provide specialist training for staff working in breast screening.
The training centres work closely with the screening quality assurance service and breast screening units to meet training needs of staff working in the breast screening programme.
South East London National Breast Screening Training Centre
The Jarvis Breast Centre Education and Training Centre
St George's National Breast Education Centre
Nottingham International Breast Education Centre
University of Salford (in conjunction with the Nightingale Centre)
University of Salford
University of Leeds
National Breast Imaging Academy
Education and training: all programmes
Read and download education and training resources for all screening programmes.