New eLearning modules available from the HRA

The HRA has developed 6 eLearning modules aimed at anyone involved in developing HRA associated research and applying for the Approval of studies in the UK.

The modules are available by logging in as a guest HERE

The modules include:

  • Confidentiality and Information Governance Considerations in Research
  • Medical Devices
  • Research Involving Exposure to Ionising Radiation
  • Research Involving Participants Lacking Mental Capacity
  • Researching Human Tissue
  • Schedule of Events

The majority of these modules were originally developed by NIHR CRN, but have been substantially updated by the HRA.

The content is applicable to all 4 Nations of the UK*.

Each module is designed with a number of pathways to allow users to select a role which reflects their own professional interests, based on:

  • Researcher
  • R&D Manager
  • Industry
  • REC Reviewer
  • Assessor

*Reference to NHS in the modules apply to NHS in England, Scotland and Wales or HSC in Northern Ireland.