The SMAE Institute Local Anaesthesia Diploma

Open Day & Registration Day

Saturday 18th February 2023 (Zoom)


The Open Day is available to all HCPC Registered Chiropodists/Podiatrists who wish to find out more information about our new Diploma in Local Anaesthesia for Podiatry Practice (with an optional PNA course).


Our LA Diploma Open Day will be held on Saturday 18th February 2023 and discusses the course in more detail and includes individual sessions, which are a pre-requisite for those who wish to enrol. 


For more information regarding our future Open Day dates, please email or call 01628 621100 ext 219.


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Local Anaesthesia Diploma

This course is now open for applications from HCPC Podiatry registrants. Upon successful completion the student will be eligible to apply to have their HCPC registration annotated for Local Anaesthesia. This registration forms a separate entry point on the HCPC register. The Academic component of this course will involve e-lectures, e-tutorials and self-directed learning. The clinical element of this course shall be held in the clinics at The Smae Institute in Maidenhead, Berkshire.


Partial Nail Avulsion

This course is open for applications from HCPC Podiatry registrants whom have completed a Diploma in Local Anaesthesia.

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