All of our courses are online, please book onto the courses through the event pages to receive a Microsoft Teams link to the event.

If you have problems booking onto Skills Forge, please fill in the booking form.

We understand that unforeseen clinical work pressures can prevent attendance at short notice. Please notify us if you are unable to attend to enable another person to attend in your place. Please note that we have a two strike rule whereby should you book and fail to attend on two occasions without notification, and any future bookings will be cancelled.

For further information please contact BRCTraining@gstt.nhs.uk.

The courses are available to any member of King’s Health Partners and selected others:

  • King’s College London
  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals
  • South London and the Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Quantitative Research Methods

Statistics demystified: part 1
Wednesday 6 October 2021, 14:00-16:00

Statistics demystified: part 2
Thursday 14 October 2021, 9:00-12:30

Introduction to meta-analysis
Wed 6 October 2020, 9:00-12:30

Introduction to the Rosalind High Performance Computing System
Tuesday 26 October and Tuesday 2 November, both 09:30–12:30.

Linear regression – does the value of one variable predict the value of another?
Thursday 28 October 2021, 13:00-15:00

Quantitative data analysis: Multivariable analysis
Thursday 4 November 2021, 9:00-12:30

Introduction to critical appraisal of quantitative research
Wednesday 3 November 2021, 14:00-15:30

Data management using R
Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 November 2021, 9:00-12:30

Descriptive statistics in R
Monday 1 and Thursday 4 November 2021, 13:00-17:30

Estimation and hypothesis testing in R
Tuesday 9 and Wednesday 10 November 2021, 9:00-12:30

RNA-Seq analysis workflow using High Performance Computing
Tuesday 9 and Friday 12 November 2021, 9:30-12:30

Qualitative Research Methods

Introduction to critical appraisal of qualitative data analysis
Monday 8 November 2021, 14:00-15:30

Qualitative data collection: interviewing
Tuesday 16 November 2021, 14:00-16:00

Qualitative data analysis
Monday 29 November 2021, 14:00-16:00

Qualitative data collection: ethnography and observation
Wednesday 24 November 2021, 14:00-16:00

General Issues in Conducting Research

Introduction to study design and the EQUATOR network
Thursday 7 October 2021, 14:00-16:00

Survival data analysis
Thursday 11 November 2021, 13:00-15:00

Evaluation of diagnostic test and prediction models
Friday 8 October 2021, 10:00-12:00

Introduction to missing data analysis using R
Monday 29 and Tuesday 30 November 2021, 9:00-12:30

Health economic evaluation: an overview
Monday 11 October 2021, 13:00-16:30

Introduction to modelling cost-effectiveness of health
Friday 15 October 2021,  10:00-15:00 (with 1 hr lunch break)

Measuring and valuing cost and resource use for economic evaluation
Friday 19 November 2021,  13:00-14:30