Practice Education and Supervision in Social Work

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Chelmsford, Cambridge

Module code: MOD002225

Module level: 7

Module credits: 30 credits

Number of places: 30


Step up to a higher level of professional practice by becoming an effective social-work educator. Explore the theories of learning, teaching, assessment and supervision, and apply them to your daily practice in the workplace. Become an accredited Stage-2 practice educator, able to assess both student and qualified social workers.

Full description

Who should attend?

To access this course, you must:

  • be a social worker registered with the HCPC
  • have at least two years’ practice experience as a social worker.


This course is now full on the following dates. Please email to register your interest in future dates.

30, 31 August 2017
29 September 2017
27 October 2017
1 December 2017
23 February 2018
23 March 2018
20 April 2018
11, 18, 25 September 2017
23 October 2017
27 November 2017
26 February 2017
26 March 2018
23 April 2018

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.

Explore our Chelmsford campus

Lord Ashcroft Building on our Cambridge campus

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

Explore our Cambridge campus

Fees & funding

Course fees

30 Credits (Level 7)


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

Contact details

Prospera Tedam (course tutor)
01223 698007
CPD Admissions
01245 686868

Entry requirements

To access this course, you must:

  • be a social worker registered with the HCPC
  • have at least two years’ practice experience as a social worker.
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