Short courses

Health & Social Care

The School of Health & Social Care has over 12,000 students on courses ranging from national vocational qualifications to doctoral degrees. Education, training and research are delivered in a multi-professional environment which is essential for modern health and social care practice.

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.

Community/Primary 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
Advancing from Supplementary to Independent Prescribing Certificate of Credit View course
Advancing Non-medical Prescribing University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
COPD and Asthma University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Developing Medicines Management Skills Certificate of Credit View course
Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Management of Tissue Viability and Wounds University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Managing Medication Systems University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Non-medical Prescribing University Certificate in Professional Development: View course
Prescribing from the Community Practitioner Formulary University Certificate in Continuing Education: View course
Recognising Hazards and Risks in the Working Environment Certificate of Credit View course
The Dimensions of Occupational Health Practice University Certificate in Continuing Education: 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.