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ePACT2 training

We've designed a range of training options and materials to help you to use ePACT2.

These include:

  • on-site and off-site training days
  • WebEx sessions that cover specific topics
  • a range of a paper and video based user guides 

On-site training

We're offering face-to-face training at the NHSBSA office (Stella House, Newburn, NE15 8NY).

This training is free of charge but attendees are responsible for their own expenses in attending the session.

These sessions will provide guidance on:

  • accessing and navigating the system
  • accessing saved content and pre-built dashboards
  • creating a basic analysis
  • adding additional views to an analysis
  • creating and saving filters

ePACT2 Training Guide

We can tailor sessions to meet your specific needs, if more advanced training is required.

Details of the published dates are below.  Additional dates are available please contact the training team at nhsbsa.epact2training@nhs.net for details of any alternative dates.

Available dates

  • Friday 01 June
  • Monday 04 June
  • Wednesday 13 June
  • Friday 22 June
  • Friday 29 June
  • Thursday 05 July
  • Thursday 12 July
  • Friday 20 July
  • Wednesday 25 July
  • Wednesday 01 August
  • Thursday 09 August
  • Tuesday 14 August
  • Thursday 23 August
  • Wednesday 29 August
  • Monday 03 September
  • Thursday 20 September
  • Wednesday 24 October
  • Wednesday 14 November

Sessions will be limited to 20 participants and you'll need to have accessed the system prior to attending the session. You'll also need a WIFI enabled laptop to take part in the session.

If you'd like to attend one of these training sessions, you can email us: nhsbsa.epact2training@nhs.net.

Location

NHS Business Services Authority
Stella House
Goldcrest Way
Newburn Riverside
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 8NY

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There is limited parking available in the area.

Off-site training

We can also offer off-site training for an organisation, to be held at a venue of your choice. There will be a charge on application for this training and you can arrange as many sessions as required.

Sessions will be limited to 10 attendees.

These sessions will provide guidance on:

  • accessing and navigating the system
  • accessing saved content and pre-built dashboards
  • creating a basic analysis
  • adding additional views to an analysis
  • creating and saving filters

ePACT2 Training Guide

We can tailor sessions to meet your specific needs, if more advanced training is required.

To arrange a session, you can email us: nhsbsa.epact2training@nhs.net.

Location

You'll be responsible for organising a suitable venue. 

Venues will need to be able to accommodate the number of participants attending and include sufficient power points for laptop charging.

Facilities should include the ability to present information to a group (projector/HDMI connectable screen) and access to a suitable WIFI network.

Attendees 

All attendees will need to have accessed the system prior to the session and will need a WIFI enabled laptop to participate in the session.

WebEx sessions

We also provide a range of WebEx sessions.

Sessions currently scheduled will provide a basic overview of the system. They last for approximately 1.5 hours and cover:

  • accessing and navigating the system
  • accessing saved content and pre-built dashboards
  • creating a basic analysis
  • adding additional views to an analysis
  • creating and saving filters

Find out how to register for a WebEx session.

WebEx sessions covering specific topics are also available and can be tailored to meet your needs.

If you'd like to organise a WebEx session covering a topic specific to your organisation, you can email us: nhsbsa.epact2training@nhs.net.

Additional training material

A range of additional training material including ‘How-to-Guides’ and video guides are available here.