YH HEE and Sheffield VTS runs a number of educational programmes other than Half-Day Release. We provide a summary for you here.

Sheffield VTS Courses

  • Safeguarding – It is now a requirement to have Child and Adult Safeguarding training in ST1 and then maintain/reflect on this throughout the VTS.
  • You will need to apply for study leave to attend the above courses. Please contact
  • ‘Do you speak English’ course re coping with patients where english is not first language is run as part of the hospital group teaching programme.

Study Leave

  • Study Leave may be available to support external courses.
  • Information can be found here.