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CPD: An Introduction to Asthma

CPD Eligibility

CPD training is funded through the NCL CPD - nursing & AHP budget; the list of eligible professions covered by the funding is determined by NHS England - see full list below

All registered primary care nurses (including Registered Nursing Associates)


Art Therapists

Drama therapists

Music therapists



Occupational therapists

Operating Department Practitioners





Prosthetists and Orthotists


Speech and language therapists

Dates Available:

23rd September 2024 9:30 - 11:30am

Audience: This 2 hour standalone webinar is aimed at healthcare professionals that are new to asthma in practice and want an introduction to the topic.


This webinar will give a basic overview of:

·       Asthma in the UK and its impact

·       The difference between a normal airway and an asthma airway

·       The symptoms associated with asthma

·       Diagnosis: how to take good history and what makes asthma more and less likely

·       The goals of asthma management

·       Assessing and managing asthma: the treatment pathway

·       Inhaler technique & adherence

·       The asthma guidelines


Throughout the webinar you will be able to contribute and ask questions using the ‘chat feature’ or your microphone.  A webcam would also be beneficial where possible.