Advanced Improvement Practitioner (AIP)

Date: 05 May 2017

Applications Now Open

Course Start Date: 14 June 2017

Application Deadline: 5pm, 5 May 2017

Further to your expression of interest we wanted to confirm that we are now welcoming applications from members to take part in the next round of our Advanced Improvement Practitioner (AIP) programme.

Running from June 2017 to January 2018, this in-depth course is designed to support senior staff to develop their skills and capabilities to lead and facilitate improvements across their organisations, and health and care systems.

The programme is ideal for members who are leading services or tasked with service transformation, including roles in quality, assurance, improvement, or even organisational development.

Participants will take part in modules on:

  • Quality improvement theory and practice -  including key policy contexts, models and methodologies for improvement, systems thinking and organisational strategies, person-centred transformation, and developing theories for large-scale change
  • Approaches and execution of change and engagement - models and principles for successful change, testing and implementation, improvement culture, how to build engagement, and managing and engaging people, communities and stakeholders
  • The role of an improvement leader - covering the key habits of improvers, how to create conditions for learning and improvement, resilience, and system leadership

Full information about the programme is available in the information pack here.

If you are interested in applying, we would welcome a further discussion ahead of your application, and you can arrange this via the email address bellow.

To apply, please complete the application form and return to Wendy Stobbs at by 5:00pm on 5 May 2017.

Applicants must have the support of an Executive Sponsor or their line manager in order to apply.


  • Month:
  • Theme:
    Building Capability for Improvement
  • Level:
    Level 3