Applicants must be registered on the appropriate part of the NMC Register for their chosen pathway. Ideally, practitioners will have a minimum of two year’s relevant post-registration experience and support from a sponsoring trust. Applicants must also have successfully completed a degree in Nursing or a health-related field, or equivalent.
It is essential that you have a clean driving licence, and that you have access to a car for travelling and work purposes within practice.
Months of entry
The course provides opportunities for the development of a critically informed understanding of contemporary issues in community and primary care and encourages an interprofessional approach to the study of Specialist Community Public Health Nursing practice.
This is an NMC-approved course for registration to the SCPHN register, composed of 50% theory and 50% practice, which are integrated across the duration of the course.
We offer a quality experience in a supportive and friendly learning environment, with highly qualified, experienced and dedicated lecturers who make a real difference in educating and shaping future public health practitioners.
You will also spend some time gaining experience in an alternative practice setting that is considered important or that may be a potential area of responsibility.
There is a period of ten weeks at the end of the course, enabling you to consolidate your education and competence in your field of practice.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Health and Social Care Admissions
- +44 (0)1244 511000