In this section you will find resources aimed at trainers.


Resources for Trainers and Facilitators

This section holds resources to support trainers and facilitators to deliver facilitated learning sessions locally.  The learning within the resources mirrors the learning available in all the previous sections

Vaccinating children and young people 5-11 years

The aim of this resource is to help support healthcare practitioners with the knowledge to support safe and effective administration of Comirnaty® 10 micrograms/dose (COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine, Pfizer/BioNTech).

Please discuss your learning requirements with your line manager and ensure that you adhere your local educational and clinical governance policy and guidance, for example undertaking paediatric basic life support.

Core Knowledge for COVID-19 Vaccinators Training Resources


You can find training resources to support the development of core knowledge in this section. You will also find a version control log that highlights any updates made to the resources.

  • These slides are aimed at experienced vaccinators and includes information on what is Coronavirus and COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccination programme, legal aspects of vaccination, TURAS vaccine management tool, reporting adverse events. Audience...

Intramuscular (IM) Injection Technique


This short learning resource and video on intramuscular injections are intended to support practitioners administering COVID-19 Vaccines:

Wider Training Resources

In this section you will find a wider range of learning resources to support your role as vaccinator. 

The following resource topics are accessible on this page: 

  • Children and young people 
  • Pregnancy, breastfeeding and women’s health 
  •  Vaccination, safety and security 
  • Procedural anxiety 
  • Consent 


Children and young people

Pregnancy, breastfeeding and women's health

Vaccination, safety and security

Procedural anxiety


Vaccine Specific Training Resources for COVID-19 Vaccinators
patient receiving vaccination

It is important to note that different COVID-19 vaccines may become available and that they will have different storage, dilution/reconstitution and administration requirements. You must be familiar with the specific recommendations for the COVID-19 vaccine you are delivering. 

You can find learning resources to support the development of vaccine specific knowledge in this section under the following headings: 

  • Pfizer BioNTech (Comirnaty®) COVID-19 Vaccine  
  • AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine  
  • Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine  
  • Third primary dose  
  • Booster programme 
  • Vaccination clinics 

You will also find version control logs that highlights any updates made to the resources. 


Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine  

Third primary dose

Booster programme

Vaccination clinics


In this section you can access the latest webinar recordings and slides. 


Please complete the COVID-19 Vaccinator Training: Trainer’s Evaluation. We value your feedback as this helps improve services and resources offered by NES.