The second phase of EPNS training courses took place in Alicante: 7–10 May 2019. A great success, with a stimulating programme, lots of delegate interaction and plenty of networking. Sincere thanks to Ass Prof Coriene Catsman- Berrevoets and Prof Francisco Carratala for their wonderful organisation, and all the faculty members for delivering an excellent programme. Special thanks  to all the participants for their enthusiastic contributions.