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AOL17 A primary care provider’s guide to contraception

Course summary

This study day is designed for doctors, nurses and midwives wanting to develop or refresh their understanding of today’s contraception options. You will gain a more in-depth knowledge of the latest contraception choices available in the UK and learn how to safely apply this knowledge in the clinical setting.

Who should attend?

  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • School Nurses
  • Non-medical prescribers
  • Advanced Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied health professionals


Course duration Course CPD Full price (incl VAT) per person
1 day(s) 8 hour(s) £150


Dates Block size Block discount
12/11/2021 4 10%

Dates / venues

Location - venue Dates No. of people
Online - Online Delivery 12/11/2021

Aims / objectives

At the end of this course participants will:

  • Have an overview of contraception methods available in the UK
  • Understand risks and benefits of methods of contraception
  • Understand UKMEC guidelines and be able to use them to underpin safe practice 
  • Improve understanding of emergency contraception and be able to advise on best method to prevent unplanned pregnancies

Course programme

  • Welcome and Introduction to the course                                                                                                             
  • What do you need to know, Quiz and discussion 
  • Combined and Oral Hormonal Contraception methods: COC/POP               
  • Barrier and other methods  
  • Long Acting Reversible Methods  Injections and implants                                                                                           
  • Long Acting Reversible Methods Intrauterine contraception 
  • Contraception needs of Post Natal women and women over 40, 
  • Summary of the information discussed
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Questions and close

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