About Us
Here is our aim & mission

Our Aim

To implement a single educational governance arrangement suitable for all professional groups in primary care which is inclusive, accessible and affordable.

Our Mission

Support the transformation of the primary care workforce through quality training and education, aiming to improve the health and wellbeing for the population of Devon.

Our Solution

By providing a multi-disciplinary learning environment for all professionals to come together to learn, share and grow. If you’re not sure you’re included, ask us!

Mission Statement

Devon CEPN (DCEPN) supports the transformation of the primary care workforce through quality training and education, aiming to improve the health and wellbeing for the population of Devon. The CEPN works collaboratively across organisational boundaries with other training organisations and providers, developing sustainable models of training with which to equip the future workforce. The CEPN is able to respond to the needs of the workforce, current and future enabling them to deliver exceptional patient care. All training and education is evaluated to ensure excellent quality assurance, and relevant to the needs of the workforce.
The core functions of the CEPN are:

  • Responding to local workforce needs
  • Workforce development (through CPD)
  • Co-ordination of education programmes
  • Education quality
  • Workforce planning (future workforce)
  • Student placements

How we will achieve this

To enable the CEPN to provide efficient and sustainable models of training and education, we invite staff from General Practices; Care Homes; Pharmacies, Dental Surgeries; Optometric staff or anyone involved in the care and support of patients in Devon to become members of the CEPN Education Forum. This provides a multi-disciplinary learning environment for all professionals to come together to learn and share. If you’re not sure you’re included, ask us!

Training and Education will be provided for the following roles:

GPs
All Nurses (including Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Care Home Nurses, Community Nurses, Dental Nurses)
Assistant Practitioners
HCAs
Practice Managers/Business Managers
Reception and Administration
Pharmacists
Pharmacy Technicians
Paramedics
Care Home Workers
Podiatrists
Dieticians
Opticians
Dentists