Fundamentals of Practice Nursing (General Practice Nurse Foundation Programme)

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Chelmsford, Cambridge

Module level: 6 and 7

Module credits: 30 credits

Overview

Are you a qualified nurse who is brand new to Practice Nursing, or have been working in General Practice for less than a year? Our course will give you the fundamental skills to provide safe, effective and evidence-based care for your patients.

Full description

Who should attend?

You'll be a qualified nurse, who is new to General Practice or has been employed there for less than a year.

Please note: this module has a practice component; you'll need to be working in a GP practice and have an experienced practice nurse to act as a mentor, who will support you in meeting the competencies in the practice portfolio you will submit for assessment.

Dates

Chelmsford

You will be required to attend two consecutive days for the Cervical Screening workshop, which will be confirmed by your tutor.
24 September 2019
1, 8, 15, 22, 29 October 2019
5, 12, 19, 26 November 2019
3 December 2019
Assessment: 17 December 2019

Chelmsford

You will be required to attend two consecutive days for the Cervical Screening workshop, which will be confirmed by your tutor.
21, 28 January 2020
4, 11, 18, 25 February 2020
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 March 2020
Assessment: 21 April 2020

Cambridge

9, 10, 11, 12, 13 March 2020
18, 19, 20, 21, 22 May 2020
Assessment: July 2020

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 our 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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Cambridge
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

Course fees

30 Credits (Level 6)

£2,312

30 credits (Level 7)

£1,417

Funding for CPD

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

Contact details

Janet Sinclair-Hilton
01245 684693
janet.sinclair-hilton@anglia.ac.uk

CPD Admissions team
01245 686868
admissionscpd@anglia.ac.uk

Entry requirements

You'll be a qualified nurse, who is new to General Practice or has been employed there for less than a year.

Please note: this module has a practice component; you'll need to be working in a GP practice and have an experienced practice nurse to act as a mentor, who will support you in meeting the competencies in the practice portfolio you will submit for assessment.

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