Community Formulary Prescribing (V150)

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Chelmsford

Module code: MOD001933

Module level: 6

Module credits: 15 credits

Register your interest by contacting cpd@anglia.ac.uk and we'll be in touch as soon as applications are open.

Alternatively, if you are a specialist community practitioner nurse, you can apply for our Community Practitioner Nurse Prescribing module

Number of places: 15

Overview

If you’re a registered nurse and don’t hold a specialist practitioner qualification, this course will prepare you to prescribe safely, appropriately and cost-effectively from the Nurse Prescribers' Formulary (NPF) for Community Practitioners.

Full description

Who should attend?

Registered nurses who do not already hold a specialist practitioner qualification.

Dates

Register your interest by contacting cpd@anglia.ac.uk and we'll be in touch as soon as applications are open.
Alternatively, if you are a specialist community practitioner nurse, you can apply for our Community Practitioner Nurse Prescribing module

Chelmsford

September 2018 - FULL
3, 10, 17 and 24 September 2018
1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 October 2018
5 and 12 November 2018
Plus an exam day (TBC) and ten days of clinical placement

January 2019 - FULL
28 January 2019
4, 11, 18 and 25 February 2019
4, 11, 18 and 25 March 2019
1, 8 and 29 April 2019
Plus an exam day (TBC) and 10 days of clinical placement

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care is the largest in ARU, with over 7,000 students. Our Faculty is teeming with expertise and primed to meet the demand for creating health professionals, teachers, doctors, scientists and educators for the three districts we serve: Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough.

We have been training undergraduates for professional roles for over 25 years, with a reputation for quality, dedication and ambition balanced with student satisfaction.

We know that to give our students the very best experiential learning, prior to getting into the workplace, simulation is second to none, for safe, realistic, learning environments. We have invested heavily in purpose built simulated wards, science labs and skills space, to support or students through their learning.

Where can I study?

Chelmsford
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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Fees & funding

Course fees

15 Credits (Level 6)

£1,156

Funding for CPD

Please ask your manager or Education Lead about available funding before you apply.

Contact details

Amanda Drye
amanda.drye@anglia.ac.uk
01245 695317

CPD Admissions
01245 687141
cpd@anglia.ac.uk

Entry requirements

To access this course, you will:

  • have been qualified as a registered nurse for at least two years
  • intend to practice in an area of clinical need for which prescribing from the Community Formulary will improve client/patient care and service delivery
  • have practiced for enough time (normally at least two years) for you to be deemed competent by your employer in the area in which you intend to practise during the course
  • prove that you are capable of studying at minimum Level 6 (degree level)
  • demonstrate good numeracy skills
  • have the support of your employer, including an identified prescriber who has agreed to provide 65 hours’ supervision for you during the course
  • hold a satisfactory current, enhanced-level Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
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