Professional Training

Get trained by the experts in health and social care modelling

With over 15 years experience of modelling the UK health and social care system our health care training courses are second to none. Taught by experts and researchers in the field, each course is designed to deliver the perfect balance of theory, software tuition, case studies and practical examples.

Develop and enhance your health care modelling expertise

Our courses (MATHOS: Modelling and Analytics Training for Health and Other Services) enable those engaged in, or supporting, commissioning or provision of health and social care to rapidly develop the skills necessary to quantitatively model, critique and analyse health and social care systems.

Available courses:
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At the end of each course

On completion of each course, participants will have established an understanding of the core techniques and approaches covered together with an awareness of the types of health care situations in which they can successfully be applied.

Each attendee will also receive a certificate of attendance, which may count towards their continued professional development, together with a course pack including a hard copy of the lecture notes.

Benefits include:

  • Convenient central London location (10 mins walk from Euston station)
  • Taking modules independently or part of a bundle
  • Backed by the University of Westminster’s professional development scheme
  • Putting theory into practice with hands on sessions
  • Examples using case studies and industrial problems
  • Price discounts (when multiple courses taken)

Who should apply for this course?

The course is relevant to all those currently working in or intending to work in the health or social care sector. Those who benefit most include those who specialise in the commissioning, design, organisation or evaluation of health or social care services.

Where to find us

Unless otherwise stated our courses take place at our central London campus – approximately 10 minutes walk from Euston Station. For those travelling from within Greater London the nearest tube stations are Warren Street (Victoria line),  Goodge Street (Northern line) and Great Portland Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines).[mappress mapid="3"]

Dates and availability

The next round of courses starts in winter 2013-14, with subsequent running of all modules in April and June. Due to the course popularity and limited capacity, early registration is advised to avoid disappointment.

Course Apr., 2014 Jun., 2014
1. Structuring Problems 7th 16th
5. Making Sense of Data 8th 17th
2. Service Redesign Using Simulation 9th 18th
3. Forecasting 10th 19th
4. Predictive Modelling 11th 20th
6. Decision Making and Risk - 23th
7. Business Analytics and Optimisation 15th 24th
7. Advanced Forecasting 16th 25th

How to book

For information on booking please contact us at:
Short Course Administrator (Pamela Langley)
University of Westminster
115 New Cavendish Street
London W1W 6UW
T: 020 7911 5000 ext 65042

For online booking, please use the following link:

Find out more

If you are interested in attending one or more of our professional training courses but would like more information – please feel free to contact us via email or by telephone on 020 7911 5000 ext 64575.

Alternatively feel free to download and print our leaflet containing key information about all our courses.