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.

Diagnostic Radiography/Medical Ultrasound

  Course title Qualification  
Certificate in Intravenous Administration for Radiographers University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Core Emergency Medicine Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Deep Venous Thrombus Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Focused Negotiated Study in Medical Ultrasound Practice University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Focused Obstetric Ultrasound Assessment of Growth in the Third Trimester University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Forensic Imaging in Mass Fatalities University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
General Medical and Gynaecolgical Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Lower Limb Musculoskeletal Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Medico-Legal Issues in Forensic Imaging Practice University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Minimally Invasive Autopsy University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Obstetric and Gynaecolgical Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Paediatric Forensic Imaging University Certificate in Postgraduate Professional Development: View course
Principles of Ultrasound Science and Technology (Clinical Award) University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Renal and Hepato-biliary Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Shock and Focused Echo Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate Continuing Education: View course
Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Ultrasound University Certificate in Postgraduate 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.