The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Our Facilities

 Our Facilities

Patient safety and quality care lies at the heart of all healthcare professions. Medical Education Leeds offers healthcare professionals the opportunity to achieve quality patient care through a range of simulated environments and facilities.

Our teaching facilities offer flexible spaces and include:

  • The Leeds Clinical practice centre
  • Post graduate centre
  • The undergraduate Hub
  • Libraries


  • The Clinical Practice Centre based within the Ashley Wing at St James’s University Hospital boasts ten dedicated training rooms – each equipped with wash hand basins, data projectors, white boards, flips charts and cameras. In addition to these rooms the centre also provides two observation rooms with viewing/ control room and a 4 bedded simulated ward.


  • The Leeds Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapy (LIMIT) is based within the clinical practice centre and specialises in the delivery of surgical education and is equipped with a diverse range of facilities and equipment to deliver short practical sessions or full-day specialist conferences requiring practical sessions, lectures and breakout areas.


  • The Postgraduate Centre, based within Littlewood Hall at the Leeds General Infirmary offers an 80 seat lecture theatre, with video conferencing facilities, a large flexible teaching space, 2 seminar rooms and a doctors rest area.


  • Opened in 2015 and based at St James’s University Hospital our state of the art Undergraduate Hub & Teaching Ward provides students with inspiring teaching spaces and access to a variety of learning opportunities – be this small group teachings and simulated scenarios to additional learning opportunities such as the ‘Self directed practice room’ and tailored one-to-one support. The hub provides a warm welcome to all students based at Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust.


  • Based at three sites across Leeds – St James’s University Hospital, Leeds General Infirmary and Wharfedale Hospital, we provide a specialist library service within Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust.  Our library service is “more than just books”, and can help you access relevant up-to-date information to support your day-to-day work, research and professional development.  Our library centres provide fantastic facilities ranging from large flexible learning spaces to individual rooms suited for small group study sessions.