21 May 2020 Montagu House, London
Media training course


This focused, expert-led training course is open to only 12 attendees.  The content will equip participants with the skills they need to get key messages across simply, clearly and honestly. This course has been designed with a particular emphasis on TV and radio interview techniques, for those in senior infection prevention and control roles, who may need to represent their organisation in the media, for example DIPC's (or equivalent). Expect a challenging, fun and extremely useful day. 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. 

After the course each attendee will receive: 

  • Handout booklet
  • Wallet-sized top tips card
  • Copy of radio/TV interviews
  • 12 months free phone-based support (including interview dry-runs)
  • Training certificate

The course will be delivered by former BBC journalist Mark Breasley. Mark and his team have decades of media experience between them and specialise in health and the NHS. 

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A deposit payment of £100 is required by credit or debit card at the time of booking to secure a place on the course.

An invoice will be issued for the balance of the registration fee and full payment is required at least 2 months prior to the course start date, or the place will be cancelled. If, at the time of booking, the course start date is less than 2 months away, full payment will be required by credit or debit card.


Non-members can join the Society to be immediately eligible for the member registration rate.

Cancellation or non-attendance

Cancellations or transfers will be accepted in writing by email to admin@his.org.uk up to 1 months prior to the course. In the case of cancellation 1 month prior to the course start date the £100 deposit will not be refunded. 

No refunds or course transfers will be permitted less than 1 months before the course start date.

Certificate of attendance

A Certificate of Attendance will be provided after the event for delegates who attend the full day.

Photography and videography

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