Beds & Herts LMC Business Fundamentals Programme: Sustainability in General Practice


This modular programme is aimed at GPs and Practice Managers who wish to gain a better understanding of the business aspects of general practice at operational and strategic level.  The course provides practical tools to help build a strong, sustainable future in primary care.  We recommend you have a minimum of 1 years’ practice experience to get the most out of the course.  These programmes are funded by the Herts & West Essex (H&WE) Training Hub, so you must be working in a practice in H&WE and be able to commit to all modules.




Modules delivered online (via Zoom), 1.30 – 4.30pm

Practice Managers in Herts & West Essex

GPs in Herts & West Essex


Introduction to Programme

Tues 19th Jan 21

Thurs 21st Jan 21


Legal Obligations

Tues 23rd Feb 21

Thurs 25th Feb 21


Digital Healthcare

Tues 16th Mar 21

Thurs 18th Mar 21


Understanding Finance

Tues 13th Apr 21

Thurs 15th Apr 21


Developing your Workforce

Tues 25th May 21

Thurs 27th May 21


Operating for Excellence & Change

Tues 22nd Jun 21

Thurs 24th Jun 21


Personal Development & Leadership

Tues 13th Jul 21

Thurs 15th Jul 21


Strategic Planning

Weds 14th Jul 21

Fri 16th Jul 21


How to Apply

Please select the relevant link below to complete the online application form. 

This course is not intended to be an introduction to practice management.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate an interest in practice development, leadership, strategic planning and/or partnerships in their application.  Please note places are limited, so you are encouraged to answer the questions as fully as possible.  Closing date for applications is Friday 27th November, 5pm.


  1. Application Form for Practice Managers in Herts & West Essex


  1. Application Form for GPs in Herts & West Essex


If you are not sure whether to apply, or you have any questions about the programme, please do not hesitate to contact me.

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