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Education programmes and study leave


Portal is a course booking system that allow you to book onto face-to-face workshops with us. Portal also caters for self-directed learning via e-learning modules as well as podcasts. When carrying out e-learning, you are able to download a course certificate and upload this to your e-portfolio as evidence of your learning. There are also specific courses for StRs available eg LaMP (Leadership and Management Programme).



NHS online learning available through LearnPro.


The Knowledge Network

The Knowledge Network is a repository of over 12 million learning resources defined for different workforce groups and topics. There is also a personal web space and communities available.


Study Leave

Information on Study Leave can be found here.


For further enquiries please contact: dentalspecialtytraining@nes.scot.nhs.uk

This page was last updated on: 26.07.2021 at 13.09