Short courses

Health & Social Care

As a health and social care student you benefit from state-of-the-art facilities in a purpose-built, award-winning environment, which prepares you well for your work placements. We promote evidence-based practice, giving our graduates the most up-to-date knowledge, skills and evidence to deliver care. For us, the key is working directly with service users and carers to develop and deliver courses which meet today’s health and social care needs.

School of Health & Social Care facilities

The School of Health & Social Care has amazing purpose-built facilities simulating practice environments such as hospital wards, dental clinics and social care settings. See how students benefit and prepare for practice.

Acute Care

  Course title Qualification  
Advanced Pathophysiology University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Advanced Physical Assessment and Disease Management Skills University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Advanced Respiratory Disease Management University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Advancing Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Arrhythmia Management University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Assessing and Managing the Deteriorating Adult Patient University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Care of the Acutely Ill Adult University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Developing Treatment Room Skills for Healthcare Assistants in Primary Care University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Enhancing Perioperative Practice University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Enhancing Step 2 Competency in Adult Critical Care University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Infection Prevention and Control University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Introduction to the Management and Administration of Medicines University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Management of Acute Chest Pain University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Physical Assessment Skills (Adult) University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Return to Practice (Degree Level) University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Step 2 Competency in Adult Critical Care University Certificate in Professional Development: View course

Continuing Workforce Development brochure

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Health Education England in the North East Funding

Health Education England in the North East is currently reviewing its commissioned portfolio of education. Once we have confirmation of what has been commissioned we will advertise this on our website. Please note that where those programmes and modules that are not commissioned, applicants will have to fund themselves or gain funding from their employer.