Resources for healthcare professionals

NHS inform provides information on: 

  • how to get the vaccine
  • information about the diseases the vaccine protects against
  • side effects 
  • immunisation leaflets for parents and carers

View the Men ACWY vaccine section of NHS inform.

Training for healthcare staff 

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) provides training and guidance for healthcare staff on Turas about the:

  • Meningococcal ACWY (MenACWY) vaccine
  • Meningococcal B (MenB) vaccine

View guidance about the meningococcal vaccine on Turas

Patient Group Direction template 

Read the PHS Patient Group Direction template for the administration of the Meningococcal group ACWY vaccine.

Vaccine for young people resources

Resources are available. These include approved images and animations about vaccines for young people.

View the vaccines for young people resources.

Last updated: 11 December 2023