Professional Midwifery Advocate Preparation

Continuing Professional Development (short course)


12 weeks

Module code: MOD006864

Module level: 7

Module credits: 30 credits


Develop your clinical leadership skills as a midwifery practitioner, enabling you to undertake the role of Professional Midwifery Advocate (PMA).

Full description

Who should attend?

You 'll be a current midwifery practitioner, registered as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).


11 May 2022
1 June 2022
6, 13, 20 July 2022
Face to face, on Chelmsford campus:
18, 25 May 2022
8, 15, 22, 29 June 2022

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?

Fees & funding

Course fees

30 credits (Level 7) for courses starting in 2021/22


30 credits (Level 7) for courses starting in 2022/23


Funding for CPD

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

Contact details

Karen Bartholomew

CPD Admissions team

Entry requirements

You 'll be a current midwifery practitioner, registered as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).

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