Royal College of General Practitioners
- Motor Neurone Disease
This free-to-access course introduces MND and is open to all health and social care professionals.
- Motor Neurone Disease Advanced Care
Signs and symptoms are examined in more detail, with a focus on management.
- Supporting carers in general practice
Royal College of Nursing
- Motor neurone disease
A course for registered or student nurses, health care assistants (HCA) or assistant practitioners working in any health care setting or specialism, designed to support the care of people with MND.
University of Northampton
- Care worker module
Our free online module for care workers introduces MND, its symptoms, and the support a care worker can give to a person with MND.
- Motor neurone disease: diagnosis and management
- Breaking bad news: a guide for GPs
- End of life care: a guide for GPs
Oxford Brookes University
- Supporting People with Long Term Neurological Conditions
This Masters-level module from Oxford Brookes University is aimed at practitioners working with people with long-term neurological conditions, including motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis or Parkinson's disease.
Health Education England: Genomics Education Programme
- Introduction to genomics
This course covers what genomics is, how genomic information is being used to support clinical practice, and its future impact on healthcare.
End of Life Care for All (e-ELCA)
- Motor Neurone Disease Learning Path
This MND specific learning path includes a number of free sessions that will support professionals in caring for people with MND towards the end of their lives. To access this course, you will need an OpenAthens account, or to register using an approved email address. More information on how to register for access to e-ELCA can be found here.
Edinburgh Cognitive and Behavioural ALS Screen (ECAS)
- ECAS training
The ECAS is a brief multidomain assessment originally designed for people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS/Motor Neurone Disease) but is also useful in other neurodegenerative disorders. It makes cognitive assessment fast and accessible and can be undertaken by a health care professional in the clinic or in a patient’s home.