Enhance your skills and knowledge with our short courses. Offered both on campus and by distance learning, we tailor our courses to your needs.
With a wide range of courses across our faculties, you're sure to find the course for you.
Join us for an outstanding educational course delivered by Professor Iris Grunwald, Interventional Neuroradiologist.
Make safety and quality of care an intrinsic part of your clinical practice. Improve your ability to continually revaluate and enhance care. Learn strategies to support improvements in acute care practice.
Make safety and quality of care an essential part of your clinical practice. Improve your ability to continually revaluate and enhance care. Learn strategies to support improvements in acute care practice.
Enhance your management of patients with swallowing issues, prevent problems such as aspiration pneumonia and learn to provide the right nutrition for recovery.
Become an effective communicator in your field. Enhance your patients’ care and wellbeing, and eliminate the serious consequences of poor communication.
Non-Medical Prescribing prepares you to prescribe medicines from the BNF, within your area of competence, and to assist you in extending your practice. You’ll learn to prescribe safely, appropriately and cost-effectively, as both an independent and supplementary prescriber.
“Enhance the quality of diabetes care for your patients and implement the latest guidelines when working with adults or children with diabetes”
Our course will enhance your understanding and knowledge of how to care for a patient spanning both the acute and chronic respiratory spectrum. It will enhance your understanding as to the complexity of Respiratory Diseases/ illnesses, and will increase your knowledge in relation to current assessment and management options. Finally you will have an increased understanding as to the importance of working with other members of the multidisciplinary team and consider the impact of living with a respiratory disease upon patients, carers and the NHS.
Enhance your nursing or AHP skills by improving your decision-making. Gain the know-how you need to provide same-day consultations for patients. Become more confident as you offer treatment and referrals.
This Level 7 module with an emphasis on healthcare management is designed to provide you with concepts, models and techniques which will enable you to improve the service provision of health and social care. It is designed to be delivered face to face and via distance learning.
Our workshop aims to expose you to the principles of incident management and the tools available to conduct an RCA that can be used to explore system failures and expose learning opportunities.
Learn the systemic approach to relationships and how they relate to people’s actions and communications. Develop different perspectives and new approaches to your work as a professional working with families, couples and individuals. Gain a level of professional accreditation, and potentially start on the road to becoming a qualified family therapist.
Do you work in a context which involves antenatal or newborn screening? Our distance-learning course will provide you with a wide range of higher-level screening skills. You’ll enhance your decision-making about screening and deepen your understanding of the conditions you’re looking for.
Managing risk is an important part of being a social worker. On this course, you’ll deepen your understanding of the complexity of risk. We'll explore the contested nature of risk, to help you better understand your personal and professional attitudes to it. We'll also discuss and apply, critically, models of and approaches to risk assessment.
You will explore the relevant skills required when working with children and young people. Our two day workshop is particularly aimed at level 2-4.
Asthma is a very common respiratory condition. The key pathophysiological feature of Asthma is variable airflow obstruction. This commonly causes symptoms such as wheeze, breathlessness, chest tightness and/or cough.
Develop a greater understanding of branding and marketing on the internet. Learn basic methods that will help you manage and maintain digital engagement with your customers.
Practise your English and art skills in our workshops and classes, while exploring UK culture with trips to art galleries and museums. Recommended for students with IELTs 5.0 or equivalent standard of English.
Deepen your understanding of cancer and the various conventional and complementary treatments. Explore the physical and emotional effects of treatments on the individual and their families, and how these impact on quality of life. Learn to manage site-specific tumours. Consider the relationship between treatment and ethics.
Recognise cardiac arrhythmias and what they mean, and why immediate and effective treatment is essential. Learn how to prevent harm to the patient. Explore different cardiac arrhythmias, and how to perform and interpret them using electrocardiograms. Understand the investigations and strategies used to diagnose and manage cardiac arrhythmias.