Teesside NHS Health Check Refresher Training


This course has been developed to increase the skills and knowledge of Healthcare Professionals working in General Practice wishing to deliver NHS Health Checks.


  • Aims and elements of a Health Check 

  • The epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease/Dementia 

  • Assessing and managing risk; who to include; fixed and modifiable risk factors 

  • Healthy diet, cholesterol, blood pressure, smoking, e-cigarettes and BMI explained  

  • The national diabetes prevention programme 

  • The National Picture & Local Picture  

  • Communicating risk and assessing a patient/clients thoughts re: lifestyle changes using evidence based behaviour techniques 

  • System update from the Primary Care data Quality Specialist (To be confirmed)


2.5 hours

Suitable For:

Healthcare professionals working in General Practice identified to deliver health checks in the Stockton, Middlesbrough, Hartlepool and Redcar & Cleveland areas only. 

  • Course Start Date: 24/08/2021 09:30

    Course End Date: 24/08/2021 11:30

    Via Zoom - Joining details will be sent out the day before training

    There are currently 6 spaces left.