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BSA/Hieda – Preparing for an inspection (the medical centre)

31st January 2023 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

  • Date: 31 January 2023 
  • Time: 10.30 – 15.30
  • Venue: Zoom (online) – Seminar


  • This seminar is suitable for practitioners involved in developing the standards of a school medical centre, or medical provision, and who will be responsible for checking and ensuring standards against inspection criteria.

Course outline: 

Having excellent standards within the Medical Centre and school medical provision helps ensure you have happy and healthy students who can learn and thrive within the school and boarding environment. 

This seminar will inform delegates of the latest inspection criteria in order to support in existing inspection preparation work, providing a checklist of areas that need to be looked at within the Medical Centre and boarding medical provision. Focus will also be given to providing recommended methods to improve inspection outcomes by developing practice and record keeping. After this training, school Nurses and Medical Centre leaders will have a clearer picture of what is required from them to support the school in achieving high inspection standards. 

Training topics will include: 

  • Inspection criteria – Update on ISI, Ofsted and National Minimum Standards (NMS) for boarding 
  • Reflective practice – how this can benefit development 
  • Record keeping – what is required from a school 
  • Policies and protocols – which to have, and why they are needed.

Learning outcomes: 

  • To be knowledgeable on the guidance behind inspections. 
  • To manage and develop an inspection ready medical centre. 
  • To uses a continuous reflective cycle to maintain and improve standards of any medical centre.


Jane Graham, Director, Hieda

Trained at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, Jane has over 30 years of nursing background, Many of them in trauma and intensive care. Whilst in PICU, she had a number of different roles. Nine years of that included a role as a specialist retrieval nurse (CATS) that entailed travelling around the country to stabilise and bring back critically unstable children. To do this she learned advanced nursing and basic medical skills in resuscitation, all medical conditions, and trauma.

She went on to teach these skills to student nurses, qualified nurses and junior doctors as the Practice educator on intensive care. This role also involved lecturing regularly at South Bank University. She has been a DSL for Safeguarding at an independent boarding school where she was Lead Nurse. She is also an instructor for Qualsafe, an awarding body approved by the HSE. She is currently the director of Hieda and director of health and wellbeing for the BSA Group.


  • Member Rate: £145 
  • Non-member Rate: £290* 

*If you would like to become a member and access discounted rates for Hieda CPD and events, please click here.

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31st January 2023
10:30 am - 3:30 pm




Health in Education Association