The NHS Scotland Academy will work with the Scottish Government and partners to support the National Treatment Centres Programme (NTC) through accelerated workforce development. It is estimated that an additional 1,500 roles will be delivered through this project, supporting workforce needs within NHSScotland and broader health and social care.
Surgical First Assistants
Development and delivery of an education and training programme for Surgical First Assistants will be delivered through classroom and skills lab-based learning. This evolving programme will incorporate immersive clinical skills and simulation training for future surgical first assistants.