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.

Children and Young People

  Course title Qualification  
Advancing Assessment in Infant Mental Health University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Advancing Paediatric Physical Assessment Skills University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Assessment in Infant Mental Health University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Care of the Neonate in High Dependency and Special Care University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Care of the Neonate in Intensive Care University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Developing Knowledge and Understanding of Safeguarding Children and Young People University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Enhancing Competency for Practitioners Working with Children and Young People who Require High Dependency or Emergency Care University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Managing Symptoms in Minor Childhood Illness University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Neonatal Intensive Care University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Neonatal Special and High Dependency Care University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Paediatric Assessment University Certificate in Professional Development: View course

Continuing Workforce Development brochure

The Continuing Workforce Development brochure is now available
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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.