Foundations of Improvement Science in Healthcare

"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach him to fish and he will feed himself for a lifetime."
Chinese Proverb.

Learn the core skills of Improvement Science in less than 1 month.

Individual FISH Courses

Designed for self-directed learning as part of a personal development plan. This is a facilitated distance-learning course is more convenient and affordable than traditional face-to-face training.

Included are the on-line FISH course with formative assessment, and remote support by an experienced Improvement Science Practitioner (ISP).

FISHees who complete the on-line course are awarded a Certificate of Achievement and are entered onto the Register of Healthcare Improvement Practitioners.

And the perfect way to practice is a One Day Flow Design workshop. Click here for details.

FISHees are encouraged to complete Improvement Science Practitioner and an project.

How to Get Started

Register, log on and start the on-line course now at FISH On-Line.
The first module is complimentary and takes only about 30 minutes to complete.
Module 1 is gentle ... the rest of the programme gets progressively more challenging and increasingly more valuable!



"This was the best training course I have ever been on." ML (Business Analyst)

"This was the best management training I have ever had." RB (Consultant Anaesthetist)

"Inspiring!" PM (Consultant Surgeon)

"Very interesting and inspiring."LH (Access Manager)

"Every member of the team energised and up-knowledged."SK (Consultant Pathologist)

"The PostIt® Note exercise was my biggest ďAhaĒ moment on a combination of levels. Iím still smiling at the simple elegance of this particular exercise and the depth of learning I am getting from it." PD (Consultant Paediatrician)

"I found it fascinating. It was challenging. A Gantt chart is my new favourite chart." AW (MRI Radiographer)

"The most intense, rewarding and challenging CPD I have ever done. And yes, value for money, definitely, especially given how much email support I've had. Given the on-line courses that are out there, FISH is another scale of magnitude of value." ZN (General Practitioner)

"I found this foundation course very interesting and it did make me realise that the best answer is not always the first one you think of." WC (Support Services Development)

"Basically a new approach to understanding processes. Very useful investment of time - stimulating and keen to put principles in practice." PH (Consultant)