This online course is for GPs, GP STs, General Practice Nurses, Clinical Pharmacists and Paramedics.

The GP Update Online Course including GP Update Extra will be available to watch now. Our flagship one-day GP Update Course, without the commute! Watch it online anytime, in bite size chunks or all in one hit – it’s up to you. Our GP Update course was recorded in our award winning studio just before social distancing measures were introduced.

Get the latest evidence on the most relevant areas for primary care to change your practice straightaway! As you’d expect, you’ll still get 6 CPD credits for watching the course online, plus you’ll get GP Update Extra (an extra 6 hours of content and 6 additional CPD points), and a copy of the printed Handbook posted directly to you, which will include a code to redeem your GP Update Extra content.

Download some really useful tools, like ready written protocols, trusted patient resources, quick reference flow-charts and our new GEMS (where we turn really complex topics into easy to follow flow charts) and of course, get 12 months FREE access to – our online Handbook, in-consultation search engine and CPD tracker. Access code to will be sent to you via email as soon as you place the order.

What will be covered?

This online course offers a wide-ranging, evidence-based programme, covering the latest guidance and major developments across all areas of general practice: from chronic conditions to Musculoskeletal medicine, from Mental health to Gastroenterology and many more in between.

The GP Update Handbook

All delegates will receive a copy of the GP Update Handbook by post. This fully-referenced handbook covers the most important research, policy and guidance relevant to primary care over the last 5 years. Much more than just a set of lecture notes, the Handbook is a fully referenced resource that can be used in the consultation, as a learning tool, a source for tutorials and exam revision.

You’ll also get one year’s FREE subscription to With three times the content of the handbook, it allows you to capture CPD credits as you read on the site and use it in consultations! It also comes with focused learning activities to earn further CPD credits.

EQUIP Members ONLY will also receive online access to the Cancer Update Handbook.

Who are Red Whale?

Red Whale are one of the leading providers of primary care medical and nursing education in the UK with over 20,000 primary care practitioners attending their courses each year. They specialise in producing courses that are evidence-based, highly relevant to everyday practice and full of actions that delegates can take away and implement immediately.

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Cancellations with a full refund will be accepted up to and including 15 days prior to the event.  Any refund request for places cancelled after this date will not be refunded.