Hospital Access Qualification – Award in Access to Hospitals – Valid for IntelliCentrics/ Sec3ure, MIA/ LSI Tiers 1,2 and 3

Courses for the Healthcare Industry

Duration - 1 Day
Course Organiser - Healthcare Skills Training International
Location - Virtual classroom
Course summary

Hospital Access Qualification

Our clinical area access and risk management qualification is benchmarked to National Occupational Standards

This 360 Hospital Access Course is for those supporting products and technology in patient-facing areas other than operating theatres. It gives you a 360 virtual tour of a clinical area, bridging the gap between online and face to face training. It meets the needs of healthcare industry product support professionals in the medical device/pharma industry visiting clinical areas other than operating theatres. It is valid for all credentialing schemes, including IntelliCentrics/ Sec3ure, MIA/LSI Tiers 1, 2 and 3. The 360 Hospital Access qualification provides the knowledge and develops the skills which hospital management expect of medical device industry professionals visiting clinical areas in their organisation to provide technical assistance and instruction. Re-accreditation is recommended every two years. See below for course dates.

If you are a UK or overseas organisation seeking a course exclusively for a number of colleagues, or if you are a UK or overseas clinician and would like a course to run for a group of  healthcare professional colleagues, please contact or telephone +44(0) 141 946 6482 for corporate client information.




Course Fee

Course fees:

Industry: £500 + VAT (where applicable) includes Professional Qualification Registration for EduQual, our awarding body (regulated by SQA).

NHS: £350 (VAT exempt) includes Professional Qualification Registration for EduQual, our awarding body (regulated by SQA).

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Professional Hospital Access Qualification 
Valid for MIA /LSI Tiers 1, 2, 3, Intellicentrics/Secure

Standards across Healthcare industry are high and key to both patient safety and company success. The role of the hospital salesperson has changed. They now need to be product technical specialists and the job is defined by the role not the title – they are Clinical Professionals, present in clinical areas on a regular basis supporting products and educating staff on new products and technologies. The relationship between the clinician and the sales professional is no longer a selling opportunity – the company representative is now a valued member of the clinical team. In addition to this supportive role, medical device companies also have a responsibility for the lifetime risk management of their products and to provide ongoing service to hospitals and clinical teams.

Healthcare Skills Training International support these high standards providing a regulated Hospital Access qualification to the healthcare industry:

  • Benchmarked to National Occupational Standards
  • Delivered by audited training provider
  • Governed by UK Regulator

Virtual class 1 day course for those new to the healthcare industry.
Exam only online qualification for experienced representatives (includes upload of practical assessments).

The Professional Hospital Access course develops the knowledge and skills which hospital management expect of healthcare industry personnel entering, assisting, and providing verbal/technical input within clinical areas.

Designed for roles in:

  • Medical Device,
  • Pharmaceutical and
  •  Regulatory environments.

The course delivers:

  • An understanding of what constitutes Best Practice in a clinical environment including infection control (hand washing & blood borne pathogens) PPE and Standard Precautions
  • The legal obligations in hospital and clinical settings
  • Competence based training approaches to product training
  •  Regulatory requirements, implications of medical device legislation and legal requirements for healthcare industry including correct patient use of products and reporting obligations.


The programme is delivered in a virtual classroom setting with formal presentations; problem base learning and clinical sessions; facilitated by a qualified faculty with defining knowledge and experience.



Tel: +44 (0) 141 946 6482

Address: Healthcare Skills Training International Ltd
West of Scotland Science Park
Block 7, Kelvin Campus
Glasgow G20 0SP