Taught course

Emergency Practitioner

Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences

Entry requirements

  • Registration with the NMC/HCPC and proof of employment in a minor injury or pre-hospital setting.
  • IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.

Months of entry


Course content

The purpose of this module is to develop the academic and clinical requirements for the nurse or other allied health professional working in either an Emergency Department, Minor Injury Unit or other pre-hospital environment.

The pathway will enable students to develop graduate, lifelong learning skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and the use of evidence based practice to enhance current professional and academic skills; this in turn will develop transferable skills which will enhance their employability.

The pathway has been designed and based on the Royal College of Emergency Care competency document.

Information for international students

Because this pathway is part-time and requires a current NMC/HCPC registration and access to a minor injury or pre-hospital environment, this pathway is not suitable for the international market.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Further details of qualification

The module runs over 2 semesters with 14 taught days (1 day a week).

Course contact details

Gill Roberts
+44 (0)1248 383544