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Welcome to the Demand & Capacity Trainer Programme where we are aiming to train 300-400 trainers in demand and capacity planning over the next three years, starting in July 2017.

How it will work: We are planning to roll out the programme in 10 cohorts (staggered over 3 years) with 40 people allocated to each cohort. Within the cohort, there are 4 modules of different subject areas which require pre-module learning, classroom based learning, webinars and an Action Learning Set. There will also be optional online sessions after each module to support learners. Each course is conducted over a 6 month period.

We are inviting colleagues in the NHS to apply for cohort 6.

We are inviting the following organisations to apply:

• AVON AND WILTSHIRE MENTAL HEALTH PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST

• 2GETHER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• BERKSHIRE HEALTHCARE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• BRIGHTON AND SUSSEX UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

• BUCKINGHAMSHIRE HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST

• CORNWALL PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• DARTFORD AND GRAVESHAM NHS TRUST

• DEVON PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST

• DORSET COUNTY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• DORSET HEALTHCARE UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• EAST SUSSEX HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST

• FRIMLEY HEALTH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• GLOUCESTERSHIRE CARE SERVICES NHS TRUST

• GLOUCESTERSHIRE HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• GREAT WESTERN HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• HAMPSHIRE HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• KENT AND MEDWAY NHS AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP TRUST

• KENT COMMUNITY HEALTH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• MAIDSTONE AND TUNBRIDGE WELLS NHS TRUST

• MEDWAY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• NORTH BRISTOL NHS TRUST

• NORTHERN DEVON HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST

• OXFORD HEALTH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• OXFORD UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

• PORTSMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

• QUEEN VICTORIA HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• ROYAL BERKSHIRE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• ROYAL CORNWALL HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

• ROYAL DEVON AND EXETER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• ROYAL SURREY COUNTY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• ROYAL UNITED HOSPITALS BATH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SALISBURY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SOLENT NHS TRUST

• SOMERSET PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SOUTHERN HEALTH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SURREY AND BORDERS PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SURREY AND SUSSEX HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST

• SUSSEX COMMUNITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• SUSSEX PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• TAUNTON AND SOMERSET NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• THE ROYAL BOURNEMOUTH AND CHRISTCHURCH HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• TORBAY AND SOUTH DEVON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL SOUTHAMPTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS BRISTOL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• WESTERN SUSSEX HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

• WESTON AREA HEALTH NHS TRUST

• YEOVIL DISTRICT HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

Please note that you can apply even if your organisation is not on this list but we will prioritise organisations we have invited to apply.

The deadline for application is COP Sunday 3rd June 2018

Apply for this course


Application for Courses

To book a place on this course you must first complete the application form (see ‘apply for this course’ button above) once submitted, you will be informed if your application has been successful and that you have been allocated a place on this course. Due to demand, it may be that you will be offered alternative dates of subsequent courses, again, you will be notified of this.

Before you commence your on-line application, please have a look at the pdf version of the questionnaire so that you can familiarise yourself with the style of questions it asks. Also, it gives you a good chance to practice the written statement you will need to provide. Please note that the preferred locations listed may not be relevant to your application but are there as an example. All other questions will remain the same.

When you apply for this course, you will be requested to provide some basic personal details which are required to register you with the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and for contact purposes by both ELS and the NHS to inform you of your selection for the course. By completing this area with your details, you are consenting to ELS using these details to register you with the ILM (for certification requirement), for contact purposes and that your personal information will not be used for any other purpose. Personal data collected will be managed in accordance with our Privacy Policy

Reasons for Applying

If you are the kind of person who enjoys learning new things and is interested in becoming an expert in Demand and Capacity planning in your local area, then this programme is a great opportunity for you. We are looking for applicants who:

Work in an NHS provider organisation
Are either directly involved in Demand and Capacity planning at service level, or in a supportive role.

With regard to personal qualities, we are looking for applicants who:
Are curious by nature
Are problem solvers, able to see the bigger picture
Like to understand how systems and processes work
Are detail –oriented
Are enthusiastic communicators, keen to engage with others

Upon graduation you shall obtain an official certification from the Institute of Leadership and Management as the Demand & Capacity Trainer Programme is a certified course, designed and delivered by an ILM Approved and Accredited Centre.


Please download a copy of the Student Prospectus by clicking on the link below.

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Course Programme

Module 1 – Change: Effectively leading Demand and Capacity Initiatives
Pre course Learning: (Individual and self-directed)
Classroom Based Learning: (Compulsory attendance)
Webinar: (Individual and self-directed)
Optional online session with trainer

Module 2 – Demand and Capacity Planning: Theory and Modelling
Pre course Learning: (Individual and self-directed)
Classroom Based Learning: (Compulsory attendance)
Webinar: (Individual and self-directed)
Optional online session with trainer

Module 3- Training: Engaging and Empowering Demand and Capacity Stakeholders
Pre course Learning: (Individual and self-directed)
Classroom Based Learning: (Compulsory attendance)
Webinar: (Individual and self-directed)
Optional online session with trainer

Module 4 – Coaching: Developing and Supporting Demand and Capacity Stakeholders
Pre course Learning: (Individual and self-directed)
Classroom Based Learning: (Compulsory attendance)
Webinar: (Individual and self-directed)
Optional online session with trainer

Action Learning Sets
Note: Compulsory attendance of 1 date – individual selection, the cohort will be split into 5 x groups of 8.
To support your learning, you will also have access to a dedicated Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) where you will find learning material, activities, resources and content to support you throughout the cohort, and after.

Live Training Session
The ultimate goal of this course is to provide the skills and training necessary for students to deliver training to others locally. In order to demonstrate this you will be required to deliver a live training event before you are able to graduate. The training event will need to be delivered to a minimum of 15 colleagues between the training module and the action learning set at the end of the course.


Dates for Cohort 6

Cohort 6 will be split into 2 groups over 2 locations; Group A will be trained in Bristol and Group B will be trained in Taunton. Venue details to follow upon acceptance.

Module 1
Pre module learning (Virtual) 18 Jun - 13 Jul 18
Classroom dates (Face to Face) 17 & 18 Jul 18
Webinar dates (Virtual) 24 OR 25 Jul 18 @ 11:00 am
Optional ALS (Virtual) 27 Jul 18

Module 2
Pre module learning (Virtual) 30 Jul - 17 Aug 18
Classroom dates (Face to Face) Group A 20 & 21 Aug 18 OR Group B 22 & 23 Aug 18
Webinar dates (Virtual) 29 OR 30 Aug 18 @ 11:00 am

Module 3
Pre module learning (Virtual) 3 - 21 Sep 18
Classroom dates (Face to Face) 25 & 26 Sep 18
Webinar dates (Virtual) 2 OR 3 Oct 18 @ 11:00 am
Optional ALS (Virtual) 5 Oct 18

Module 4
Pre module learning (Virtual) 8 - 26 Oct 18
Classroom dates (Face to Face) 30 & 31 Oct 18
Webinar dates (Virtual) 6 OR 7 Nov 18 @ 11:00 am
Optional ALS (Virtual) 9 Nov 18

Action Learning Set
The exact day for training is to be agreed once training has commenced. It will be for one full day on the week 26 - 30 Nov 18.


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