By the end of the workshop delegates will be able to:
Know what is meant by the term chaperone
Recognise the need for a chaperone in the practice
Describe what is meant by an intimate examination
Describe the role of a chaperone
Communicate the service to patients
Guidance and Regulation
The role of the Chaperone and its importance
Practice Policies and record keeping
Good practice in Examination
Understanding issues relating to religion, ethnicity or culture
All delegates will receive a certificate on completion of the course and a Copy of a competency matrix form and Chaperone Guidelines.
This meeting is kindly sponsored by our partners in the pharmaceutical industry by provision of trade stands. Products may be on display.
Welcome to The Imperial Hotel
We are committed to creating great memories and experiences for all our guests. We hope you will find this access information useful and that it helps to make your visit an enjoyable one.
We are aware that everyone’s needs are different, so if there is any detail you are looking for that is not covered in the information below, then please do get in touch and we will be happy to help. And of course, our friendly and experienced team will be on hand to assist you at any point during your stay with us.
Some general points on access
The Imperial Hotel is situated in Barnstaple, a predominantly level town, with a pleasant river frontage.
The hotel has level access and a lift to all floors.
Directions to the hotel
From the M5, take Junction 27 to the A361 and Barnstaple.
Upon reaching Barnstaple, follow the signs to the town centre.
You will go past Homebase, Tesco's and McDonalds.
At Taw Ford Garage roundabout go straight ahead.
Continue straight on at the mini roundabout and this road will take you to the Imperial.
If travelling by rail, Barnstaple Railway Station is a ten minute walk to the hotel.
By coach, Barnstaple Bus Station is a five minute walk away.
Our postcode is EX32 8NB.
There is a small free car park available for those attending courses, there is also on street parking nearby