Applied clinical history taking and minor illness

Start dates

Next cohort November 2020.


Delivery via Online Webinar


£500 (E- learning special offer)


This is a course, which is delivered by clinical experts who have up to date working knowledge and skills in the management of minor illnesses. The learning will progress candidates towards a safe standard for practice in the management of adults with minor illnesses. Attendees will then be ready to gain competency when returning to their place of work


Aimed at pharmacists, nurses and non-medical prescribers working in walk-in centres, urgent care centres, minor injury units, primary care, general practice, schools and accident and emergency. The course will also appeal to allied professionals

Learning Outcomes

  1. To equip the practitioner with history-taking and clinical examination skills to deal with a wide range of minor illness conditions

  2. Explore current best practice and provide the theoretical underpinning for a range of commonly encountered conditions


  • Taking a clinical history; communication skills, record keeping

  • Documentation and record keeping

  • Evidence-based practice

  • Legal and professional responsibility

  • How to conduct a physical examination