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Useful Resources

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Useful websites:


If you want to find out further information on our patient simulators in the Cente click this above Laerdal logo. All manuals and further resources can be found in their support section also.

NE Sim

NESN is an important hub that promotes and supports Clinical Simulation in the North-East & Cumbria. Their aims are (taken from their site) :

  Promote high quality simulation based education across the North East and Cumbria

  • Deliver evidence based educational events that demonstrate an improvement in patient safety and experience as underpinned by the key principles of Department of Health Framework for Technology Enhanced Learning
  • Provide a link between trained facilitators & educationalists to promote multidisciplinary simulation based educational training opportunities for all healthcare professionals
  • Develop an educational & social resource for members via the development of a NESN website, trained faculty list & scenario database


  ASPiH is a not-for-profit membership Association comprising of members drawn from healthcare, education and patient safety backgrounds including researchers, learning technologists, workforce development or education managers, administrators, and healthcare staff and students.

  All have a genuine interest in new and innovative methods of learning, as well as optimising the use of existing simulation resources within their practice. Our membership bridges undergraduate and pre- registration education as well as postgraduate and post registration training and on-going CPD for all of the health and social care workforce.


Find Your Place

Helpful guide to working in the North East and North Cumbria 

A beautiful and vibrant part of the world with outstanding healthcare training opportunities. From world-class NHS facilities and clinicians to stunning landscapes, towns and cities, our region has got it all. Whether you're at the start of your career as a foundation doctor, dentist or pharmacist, or planning your next move in specialty training, finding your place with us is a great decision.





'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough - could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'

Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community Hospital