Advanced Management of Minor Injuries

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Chelmsford, Cambridge

Module code: MOD001620

Module level: 7

Module credits: 30 credits

9 full study days


If you're a nurse or other health care professional, working in first contact or emergency care setting, this module will provide you with advanced decision making skills, theoretical knowledge and advanced practical skills to work autonomously in caring for patients who present with a minor injury.

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Full description

Who should attend?

Registered nurses or other health care professionals working in first contact and/or emergency care areas.



28 September 2016
5, 12, 19 & 26 October 2016
2, 9, 16 & 23 November 2016


2, 9, 16 & 23 February 2017
2, 9, 16 & 30 March 2017
6 April 2017

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education is the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England, with over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries.

With 95% of our students finding full-time employment within six months of graduating, you can be sure that our courses have been designed with your career in mind. We’ve been educating nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years.

At the cutting edge of research, we offer a range of internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses taught by friendly, supportive and experienced staff.With over 150 research students across our three doctoral programmes (PhD; DProf and EdD), we provide the multi-disciplinary perspective and potential for academic debate that reflects our position as a leader in practitioner-focused and practice-led research studies.

Designed to enhance your learning experience, our facilities include state-of-the-art simulated skills laboratories that mirror real-life clinical situations and UK hospital wards. Our students also benefit from our Early Childhood Research and Resource Centre; a space in which they can experiment with equipment and play activities.

You’ll study in an exciting, modern faculty which has strong links with regional, national and international organisations, including healthcare trusts, social services, local and regional authorities, schools and academic institutions.

Your enthusiasm. Our passion. Your best foot forward.

Where can I study?

Tindal Building on our Chelmsford campus

Our striking, modern campus sits by the riverside in Chelmsford's University and Innovation Quarter.

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Lord Ashcroft Building on our Cambridge campus

Our campus is close to the centre of Cambridge, often described as the perfect student city.

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Fees & funding

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For more information about fees, please enquire with our CPD Admissions Team. Call 01245 686868 or email

If you require NHS contract funding, please speak to your manager before applying.

Contact details

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Ian Mann (Chelmsford)
01245 684169
Nick Pettitt (Cambridge)
01223 698461
CPD admissions team
01245 68 68 68

Entry requirements

  • You’ve been a registered nurse for two years and have been working for at least six months within a first contact, emergency or urgent care setting.
  • You'll have a first class degree, or equivalent, and must be recommended for this course by your manager.
  • Your clinical practice placement must be supported by an appropriately experienced/qualified advanced practitioner, agreed in advance by your manager and the course tutor.
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