Copyright and Disclaimer.

The material on this site is subject to the copyright protection of Health Education England  unless otherwise indicated. The copyright protected material may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium for research, private study or for internal circulation within an organisation. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Where any of our copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged. The permission to reproduce protected material does not extend to any material on this site that is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders. We encourages users to establish hypertext links to the site.


All links from this website are selected using our links policy. Links are provided for information and convenience only. We cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to, or the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement. Please note that these websites may deal with privacy differently, and we accept no responsibility or liability for the privacy practices, or the content of any linked site. 

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. The pages must load into the user’s entire window. 

Every effort is taken to ensure that the information contained on this website is both accurate and complete. If you do come across any broken links we would ask that you report them here.


We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites to which it links. We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.

Intellectual Property

The names, images and logos identifying Health Education England are the proprietary marks of the NHS. Copying our logos and any other third party logos accessed via this website is not permitted without the prior approval of the relevant copyright owner.

Virus Protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus programme on all material downloaded from the internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system that may occur while using material derived from this website.


Documents can be downloaded from this site free of charge and without our permission, to file or printer. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately, and not being re-used or re-published in any way. This permission does not extend to any material on our site, which belongs to someone else, for example where it is identified as being the copyright of someone else.


Please note that sending an email, or submitting information via an online form, cannot be made totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect all personal data and private information, we cannot ensure the security of any information in an email or an online form, whilst this is being transmitted to us.