Training Programmes

our training programmes

Enhance your skills

Skåne Care offers tailored training and educational programmes to international individuals,  groups and institutions who wish to access Swedish healthcare and dental care expertise to enhance or gain skills in treatments, operational methods, diagnostics, patient safety and research methodology. Together with Skåne University Hospital and affiliated healthcare and dental care partners we compose a training program to fit your specific needs, that can be delivered in Sweden or at your location.

Region Skåne is home to one of the largest independent clinical skills training centres in Europe, the Practicum Clinical Skills Centre, which is accredited by the Network of Accredited Skills Centers in Europe as well as the American College of Surgeons.

We also work closely with academic partners like Lund University and Malmö University. Lund University, founded in 1666, is the only Swedish member of two reknown international networks – the League of European Research Universities (LERU) and Universitas 21. The Faculty of Medicine performs clinical research and education in close cooperation with Skåne University Hospital. Malmö University is an active hub for research, education, and innovation that benefit our global society. Modern and international, the university’s research is often multidisciplinary and in collaboration with external partners.

We offer:

  • Training in Skåne or at your local institution.
  • Support in developing your training programmes and clinical skills training centres.
  • Short clinical practices.
  • Multi-year programmes like specialist medical training.
  • Healthcare management training.

 

PRICING MODEL (for illustration only, exact pricing will be quoted on specific request for training program)

2 days    SEK 100 000 for up to 10 participants, in Sweden. Additional participants SEK 5000/day.

1 week    SEK 225 000 for up to 10 participants, in Sweden. Additional participants SEK 4500/day

2 weeks  SEK 400 000 for up to 10 participants, in Sweden. Additional participants SEK 4000/day.

Our specialist medical training programme for international doctors

Study a specialty in Skåne

Through Skåne Care, non-European doctors, with a governmental sponsorship can earn a specialist certificate from public health authorities within clinical training. In a highly structured training programme, 1,000 international and Swedish doctors are educated side-by-side with healthcare professionals and researchers. The programme is regulated by the National Board of Health and Welfare follows the guidelines for the equivalent training of Swedish doctors. All training occurs at university hospitals and public training hospitals.

Mastering Swedish is vital to gain the most from clinical training – and for doctors and their families to integrate more smoothly into society. Swedish is a requirement for patient contact, which is why international doctors start their training with a language course. Inside and outside the hospital, however, you will encounter a variety of cultures. More than 160 nationalities live in Skåne with 100 languages spoken. Proficient English is spoken with ease.

Doctors that are interested in PhD programs apply trough the Faculty of Medicine at Lund University.

Through the programme, every doctor:

  • Receives an individually designed curriculum following the Swedish model.
  • Can study for a full specialist medical training in 5 years and/or complete a sub-specialty training fellowship of minimum 2 years.
  • Earns a certificate issued by Skåne University Hospital and the National Board of Health and Welfare upon successful completion of training.
  • Begins a one-year introduction course upon arrival, including Swedish language training and clinical introduction.
  • Has access to relocation support, including help with finding a home, local orientation, and settling-in services.
  • Has dedicated support on a day-to-day basis through our international office at Skåne University Hospital.

 

Visit our Specialist Medical and Dental Training webpage on www.st-sweden.se

 

Our specialist dental training programme for international dentists

Study a dental specialty in skåne

Through Skåne Care, non-European dentists with a governmental sponsorship can earn a specialist certificate from the public dental care authority Folktandvården Skåne within clinical training. In a highly structured training programme, international and Swedish dentists are educated side-by-side with dentistry professionals and researchers. The programme is regulated by the National Board of Health and Welfare and follows the guidelines for the equivalent training of Swedish dentists. All training occurs at public dental clinics.

Mastering Swedish is vital to gain maximum value from clinical training – and for dentists and their families to integrate more smoothly into society. Swedish is a requirement for patient contact, which is why international dentists start their training with a language course. Inside and outside the dental clinic, however, you will encounter a variety of cultures. More than 160 nationalities live in Skåne with 100 languages spoken and the proficiency in English is very high.

Through the programme, every dentist:

  • Receives an individually designed curriculum following the Swedish model.
  • Can study for a full specialist dental training in 3 years.
  • Earns a certificate issued by Folktandvården Skåne and the National Board of Health and Welfare upon successful completion of training.
  • Begins a one-year introduction course upon arrival with Swedish language training.
  • Has access to relocation support, including help with finding a home, local orientation, and settling-in services.
  • Has dedicated support on a day-to-day basis from Skåne Care.

 

Visit our Specialist Medical and Dental Training webpage on www.st-sweden.se