Taught course

Education for Healthcare Professionals

King's College London · Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery

Entry requirements

Applicants must be qualified healthcare practitioners. NMC registrants must have been registered for a minimum of two years for the practice teacher qualification and three years for the teacher qualification. A minimum of a BSc (Hons) 2:1 or equivalent is required. Applicants also need to meet additional eligibility requirements for the for the Teaching and Learning for Healthcare Professionals module. More information can we found here.

Months of entry


Course content

A programme for qualified healthcare practitioners to acquire advanced understanding, knowledge and skills to engage in academic practice within HE and clinical practice. Students successfully completing Teaching & Learning for Healthcare Professionals and Principal Methods of Healthcare Research (PG Cert Education for Healthcare Professionals) may apply for teacher (NMC).

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

Staff from contracted Trusts are eligible to have their study funded, subject to agreement by their manager. Students not sponsored by their employer may wish to pursue other sources of funding. See website for further details.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
+44 (0) 20 7848 3571