The BMS Principles and Practice of Menopause Care (PPMC) training programme delivers comprehensive evidence-based, peer reviewed education based on the BMS Vision for menopause care in UK.

The PPMC comprises a comprehensive range of resources, together with progressive theory courses and practical training components designed to reflect modern NHS practice and meet the ever-increasing requirement for quality menopause education:

  • The BMS Principles and Practice of Menopause Care Resources Toolkit for HCPs in both primary and secondary care – GPs, practice & specialist nurses, gynaecologists, SRH specialists, pharmacists, O&G/GP trainees, physiotherapists – plus those working in other areas to support women and their partners.

    The Toolkit will equip everyone with a general understanding of the menopause – its diagnosis and management.

  • The BMS Principles and Practice of Menopause Care course for HCPs seeking an in-depth and comprehensive grounding in menopause care. This course is suitable for doctors, nurses and pharmacists wishing to understand the essential foundations of menopause care.

    Apply now for a BMS PPMC course.

  • The BMS Certificate in the Principles and Practice of Menopause Care for doctors and nurses who undertake menopause consultations in general practice, including NHS and private clinics. It is also suitable for pharmacists (clinical and independent prescribers).
  • The BMS Advanced Certificate in the Principles and Practice of Menopause Care for doctors, independent nurse prescribers and pharmacist independent prescribers who wish to provide specialist menopause care, including management of complex cases, and who may have career ambitions to lead a menopause service.

    Apply now for the competency-based practical training – PPMC Certificate or Advanced Certificate.

    All competency-based training is managed via the BMS e-portfolio, an easy-to-use online tool. View the PPMC curriculum (PDF, 515KB).

Download PPMC curriculum PDF