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The ELFT Improvement Leaders’ Programme (ILP) course includes 8 face to face training days. If you are interested please discuss with your line manager, local Clinical or Service Director, or contact your local sponsor. If you are unsure who your local sponsor is please follow this link to find out.

Once you’ve done that, please use the form at the bottom of this page to register. The deadline for applications is Friday 14th June

The dates and structure of the course are listed below. You can register now using the form on this page.

Day 1: 

  • Tuesday 10th September 2019, 9:00am-4:00pm

Introduction to the ILP

Quality Improvement tools to help you better understand the quality issue

An overview to the Model for Improvement

Creating driver diagrams

Days 2 & 3: 

  • Wednesday 9th October 2019, 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Thursday 10th October 2019, 09:00 – 4:00pm

Lens of profound knowledge

The Quality Measurement Journey

How to motivate and engage people around QI

Running effective team meetings

Understanding variation using run charts

Assessing and refining your driver diagram


Day 4: 

  • Thursday 7th November 2019, 9.00am-4.00pm

Creativity theory and tools

PDSA deep dive and sequence of improvement

Plan your next PDSA

The Model for Improvement (MFI), a deeper dive


Day 5:

  • Wednesday 4th December 2019, 9.00am-4.00pm

Run Chart teach back

Introduction to Control charts

Using qualitative data

Day 6:

  • Wednesday 8th January 2020, 9.00 – 4.00pm

Demand and Capacity


Day 7:

  • Tuesday 4th February 2020, 9:00am-4:00pm

Quality Control

Day 8: Graduation Day

  • Tuesday 3rd March 2020, 9:00am-1:00pm

How does it all fit together

Project presentations

Graduation ceremony

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