NGC training courses

The National Guideline Centre (NGC) produces an ongoing, extensive programme of clinical and social care guidelines for NICE using internationally established methodological approaches.

Upcoming course dates

Introduction to critical appraisal:

Systematic review and meta-analysis in action:

Introduction to critical appraisal and Systematic review and meta-analysis in action (combined and discounted course):

Diagnostic studies: methods and critical appraisal: No date confirmed yet.

Literature searching: No date confirmed yet.

The courses are approved for 6 CPD credits each.

Who should attend?

These 1-day courses are aimed at:

  • researchers
  • clinicians
  • healthcare professionals
  • students who would like an introduction to the topic or to refresh their skills.

Bespoke courses can also be organised. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.


Cancellation requests must be sent to and will be subject to a 25% charge. No refunds will be made for cancellations notified within 21 days of the event.

The NGC reserves the right to cancel the event, in which case all registration fees will be refunded.