Welcome to the
PMA e-Learning Programme

In order to support the development needs of the primary care workforce, the PMA are offering this new option to enhance traditional learning and reinforce existing training methods. Our quality-assured online training programmes provide a range of e-learning resources across a variety of topics.

The extensive PMA e-learning programmes enable learners to choose when, where and for how long they engage with a particular module or subject. There are a range of benefits associated with online learning – it provides a flexible, cost-effective and practical means of enhancing or replacing traditional training methods.

NHSE and HEE support significant elements of the PMA online delivery so you can be assured that it embodies best practice and is mapped to support the initiatives laid out in the NHS Long Term Plan.

The PMA applies a varied range of learning devices and instructional methods to ensure the programmes appeal to a wide range of learning styles and different levels of digital competence.

Annual Support and Update Cover

All PMA e-Learning courses include 12 months support and product updates. The expert team at the PMA regularly review and update all of the PMA courses to ensure their currency and compliance. After the first 12 months you can extend this cover at a cost of £49.50 per annum. You can also take advantage of our 3-year discounted offer when you purchase your course(s) which is available at a cost of £125.00 for the full 3-years.

Do you need more information?

If you would like to know more, please contact the PMA Team at enquiries@pma-uk.org or phone 0330 111 6459 and we will be happy to speak to you in more detail about how the PMA e-Learning Programme can benefit you.



PMA Excellence in Primary Care HR Certificate

The following programme, one of the PMA ‘Excellence in….’ series acknowledges that the Human Resource role varies enormously in scope and responsibility within primary care and the healthcare sector. As such, we have split the programme into Sections and highlighted the difference between Transactional HR – the day-to-day employment processes and interactions which are the nuts and bolts of workforce management.


PMA Excellence in Personalised Care Certificate

Underpinning the new care service model is the choice and control given to individuals through the Personalised Care model. This PMA online programme consists of five comprehensive modules, each with several units, aimed at the three personalised care roles, the Social Prescribing Link Worker, the Care Coordinator, and the Health and Wellbeing Coach.


PMA Excellence in Supporting Healthcare Certificate

In order to support the development needs of the non-clinical workforce in care settings, the PMA are offering this new e-learning programme to enhance traditional learning and reinforce existing training methods. We are delighted to share details of the first of many PMA e-learning options.


PMA Excellence in Supporting Healthcare Advanced Certificate

Building on the success of our Level 2 Certificate, this Advanced Certificate continues to be developed around the 8 core competencies of the 4-tier framework for a career pathway for the non-clinical health and social care workforce developed by Our Healthier South East London (OHSEL).


National Data Opt-out Service

By October 2020, all health and adult social care organisations which process and/or disclose confidential patient information (CPI) that originates within the health and adult social care system in England are required to consider if national data opt-outs should be applied to disclosures of CPI, for purposes beyond individual care.

Advice & Guidance

PMA appreciate that there will be times when learners, their family, friends or employers may be looking for extra help or support in their personal or professional lives. We signpost to a range of professional services that you may find beneficial to contact.

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PMA Academy supports individual development by providing a range of apprenticeship standards and PMA diploma courses. 

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Register your interest

Register your interest

We understand it may be helpful to see what an e-learning course looks like before making a final decision to enrol. If you would like to see a sample of the format and topics, please click the button to register your and go to ‘Select Course’ and choose ‘Excellence in Supporting Healthcare – SAMPLE COURSE

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As a PMA member, you will benefit from regular news and updates on key issues and regulatory changes that affect GP practices. You will gain access to exclusive training and events that ensure you maintain currency of knowledge and skills. You will have the opportunity to meet and network with your peers from around the UK.

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