Taught course

Critical Care

Institution
University of Chester · Faculty of Health and Social Care
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

For our course, we require that the applicant must be a registered practitioner with a minimum of 12 months’ postregistration experience in a critical care area. Successful completion of a degree at 2:1 or equivalent is also normally required for postgraduate-level study.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care incorporates the latest simulation techniques, which will enable you as a practitioner to link theory to practice.

Competence and knowledge for excellence in Critical Care practice is changing. The introduction of the National Standards and Competencies for Critical Care Education has underpinned this Graduate Certificate in Critical Care and has enabled students to access a programme at the forefront of Critical Care education.

Competence and knowledge for excellence in Critical Care practice is changing. The introduction of the National Standards and Competencies for Critical Care Education has underpinned this Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care, which is a course at the forefront of Master’s-level education.

The Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care incorporates the latest simulation techniques, which will enable you as a practitioner to link theory to practice. By combining these techniques with rigorous academic theory and practice competencies, you will develop into a competent and effective nurse within the critical care environment.

During the course you will have access to our library and e-library, enabling you to access extensive online resources and support materials.

Completing this course and exiting with a formal certificate in Critical Care will be an exciting and valuable opportunity for students. The course website is available through CPD-Apply.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Health and Social Care Admissions
Email
hscadmissions@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511000