Taught course

General Practice Nursing

Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences

Entry requirements

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery committee and proof of employment in a primary care setting.
  • IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.

Months of entry


Course content

This blended learning programme is an excellent opportunity for any nurse new to general practice.

The pathway encourages the practice nurse to develop basic skills and enables each student to enhance their development with pertinent modules choices such as minor illness and contraception.

The core module of this programme (General Practice Nursing) links to the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP, 2012) General Practice Nurse Competencies.

Information for international students

Because this pathway is part-time and requires a current NMC registration and access to a primary care environment, this pathway is not suitable for the international market.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Further details of qualification

The General Practice Nursing course is a blended learning module which only expects Nurses to attend 1 day a week for 6 days in total, the rest will be completed on line through on line learning opportunities.

Course contact details

Gill Roberts
+44 (0)1248 383544