Training & Education – Greater Manchester stroke training programme and local events

Greater Manchester stroke training programmes

We offer a range of online training on stroke care on our Moodle learning platform for different professionals. Further online training resources on our YouTube channel.

Training is usually aimed at staff working in both community and inpatient settings, and is generally applicable to a range of professions including medical staff (experienced level events only) including the voluntary sector.

Royal College of Physician CPD accreditation will be sought for events of particular relevance to doctors.

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1. Foundation and introductory level programmes

These courses are currently on hold and are being developed into more virtual formats. Details to follow.

2. Experienced/advanced level

Our face to face events have been cancelled until further notice with shorter masterclasses delivered via MS Teams, with recordings listed below and on our YouTube channel. Our sister network for Neuro Rehabilitation also delivers events with relevant topics listed below. Hyperlinked events are open for bookings.


The management of Patent Foramen Ovale in stroke webinar – 19th November

Advanced Vision Workshop – 16th December

Neurogenic Bladder & Bowel – November tbc

MND – December tbc


Planned topics include:

  • Blood Pressure Management for Rehabilitation Assistants
  • Self management of blood pressure at home (basic level) – October tbc
  • Outcome measures including NEADL
  • Vocational rehabilitation (with NR network)
  • Pain management
  • Functional Neurological Disorder (with NR network)
  • Integrating with neighbourhood teams and local pathways
  • Foot drop pathway (with NR network)
  • End of life care
  • Productive therapy programme – Autumn/Winter


Recorded webinars

You can access a range of pre recorded webinars here.