Short course

Obstetrics Communication Skills study day

Course details

Next course date

This short course has been cancelled with no further bookings being taken at this time. At this time, the health and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors must be our primary concern. We hope to reschedule the event in due course. Please check the course page for updates. To register your interest for this short course or for any enquiries please contact We apologise for any inconvenience and hope to see you at a future event.


1 day


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Lecture/workshop days - dates/times


Course description

The aim of the day is to provide a basis of knowledge for delivering difficult news in an obstetric ultrasound setting. The day will involve discussion around breaking difficult news, techniques for the development of these skills, live skills development and exploring what support is needed for professionals.

Structure, certificates and assessment

On completion of the study day, attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.

Entry requirements

You will have to be an experienced ultrasound user or relevant point of care specialist e.g. Sonographer, obstetric trainee, trainee sonographer/ultrasound practitioner

Fees and funding

The cost of the study day is £100

How to apply

Book your place through our online shop.

Contact us

Course: Claire Carter (Module leader)  +44 (0)1332 591044

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Who you'll meet

Course Leader: Gillian Coleman