Continuing Professional Development (short course)
Module level: 6 and 7
Module credits: 30 credits
Our module provides qualified nurses with a foundation for delivering safe, ethical and evidence-based care for service users.
Primary care and community settings include walk in centres, community teams, nursing homes, sexual health, diabetes, dermatology and other community led clinics, integrated care centres, substance misuse centres, occupational health providers and indeed any other area where nurses are delivering care and treatment from a setting other than acute care hospitals.
This module provides an opportunity to learn about the relationship between the community environment and health needs, working with families, individuals and other services to deliver the best possible health care and treatment combining this with Health Promotion, prevention and early intervention.
We’ll cover topics to aid transferability of existing skills and the development of new ones, including:
Suitable for qualified nurses.
The module has a Practice Component, therefore an experienced mentor will need to support you in meeting the required competencies.
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.
Our striking, modern campus sits by the riverside in Chelmsford's University and Innovation Quarter.
Guild House is our dedicated healthcare campus in the historic city of Peterborough.
If you require NHS contract funding, please speak to your manager before applying.
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