Tier 2 Oliver McGowan Training on Learning Disability and Autism (Face to Face) – 1st July 2024


The Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training aims to provide the health and care workforce with the right skills and knowledge to provide safe, compassionate and informed care to autistic people and people with a learning disability. This requirement is set out in the Health and Care Act 2022. There are two tiers of training dependent on your role:

  • Tier 1 for non-patient facing staff – comprising of completion of 1.5 hour e-learning module, PLUS attendance at a follow -up 75 minute interactive webinar
  • Tier 2 for patient facing staff (this includes non clinical staff who have patient contact such as receptionists, ward clerks)  – comprising of completion of 1.5 hour e-learning module, PLUS attendance at a follow-up 1 day face to face interactive training

The e-learning module is available here – The Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training on Learning Disability and Autism

Tier 2 Face to Face Training Days are available to book, as below. Please email rcht.olivermcgowantraining@nhs.net to request a place.

Date Venue
16/05/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
30/05/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
31/05/2024 Carew, Bodmin
06/06/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
27/06/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
01/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
04/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
05/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
10/07/2024 Carew, Bodmin
15/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
18/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
25/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
29/07/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
01/08/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
02/08/2024 Liskeard Hospital
08/08/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
09/08/2024 TBC
12/08/2024 Falmouth Hospital
15/08/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro
22/08/2024 Carew Bodmin
29/08/2024 Knowledge Spa, Truro

N.B. A place on the training is only secured when you have received confirmation from the RCHT team. Sending an email does not automatically reserve a place.