Focus on CRN processes & systems - including CPMS.

Attribution costs for Research and Development

Working in the CRN includes 'Funding Flow for Future Health'  which will give you a better understanding of where our funding goes and how it flows through the system. 

What's the course about?

Have you ever wanted to get involved in research, but didn’t know where to start?

Are you interested in supporting the delivery of patient focused research in the NHS?

Are you a researcher who would like to involve patients and carers in your research, but don’t know how to recruit and make best use of their skills and experiences?

This workshop will outline the different types of research methods and terminology used in research, how patients, carers and researchers can work together to support the delivery of research that is patient focused, as well as exploring the issues related to becoming and being involved in research.

Who is it for?

People interested in getting involved in research and researchers interested in involving patients and carers in their research.

How do I find out more?

Find out more: here 

Find out where courses are running: here


If you can not see a course running in your area please contact the patient and public involvement team for further advice:  crnppie@nihr.ac.uk


You will need to set up an account on CRN Learn to access these materials. 

  • If you have a CPMS account, you can use the same details to log into CRN Learn, using the 'Log in' button in the top right hand corner of this page. 
  • If you don't we suggest you read Getting started – essential information before registering for an account.  

For more support to access these learning materials, visit the CRN Learn Help pages. 

For CPMS specific queries contact supportmystudy@nihr.ac.uk.