Medicated Weight Management Training

Important – This course is for UK-registered health care professionals only.
As this course discusses specific prescription-only medications, in compliance with the Human Medicines Regulations 2012, you will be required to provide your personal professional registration number or PIN to enrol on this course. Exceptions may be made for pre-registration pharmacists and NHS healthcare professionals working in patient-facing roles.

Novo Nordisk has provided sponsorship to ECG to cover the cost of the weight management course fee for each attendee. Novo Nordisk has had no influence over the training materials used on the course and has reviewed the material for medical and factual accuracy only.

Course Description
This course is for healthcare professionals providing weight management services offering Saxenda® for the treatment of obesity. It will equip you with the necessary knowledge, skills, and confidence to prescribe/supply GLP-1 therapy and support patients throughout their treatment. Our aim is to provide balanced and impartial training and advice to assist you in offering a medicated weight management service that safely and compassionately meets the individual needs of your patients.

The Medicated Weight Management Foundation Course is available as a 90-minute webinar OR as an e-learning module.

Option 1: Webinar
These 90-minute webinar sessions take place on Zoom. We offer weekday evening and Sunday morning sessions. If you select this option, please note that use of a suitable laptop/tablet/computer with a camera and microphone will be required. After the webinar, you will be required to complete a short assessment. The minimum pass mark is 80% and you have three attempts. Following successful completion, your certificate will be sent to you within two working days.

Option 2: E-Learning
This option allows you to study at your convenience and does not need to be completed in one sitting. If you opt for the elearning package, you will need to complete this in full and pass the end of course assessment. The minimum pass mark is 80% and you have three attempts. Once completed, you will be able to download your certificate immediately from your course list.

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