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Advanced Management of Minor Injuries

CPD and short courses (short course)

Blended learning, Cambridge

12 weeks

Module level: 7

Module credits: 30 credits


If you're a nurse or other healthcare professional, working in a first contact or emergency care setting, this module will provide you with advanced decision-making skills, theoretical knowledge and advanced practical skills to work autonomously when caring for patients with a minor injury.

Full description

Who should attend?

Registered nurses or other healthcare professionals working in first contact and/or emergency care areas.


Please note dates are currently provisional and may be subject to change.

Trimester 1: Face to Face

  • 27 September 2024
  • 18, 25 October
  • 15 29 November
  • 6, 20 December

Trimester 1: Online

  • 4, 11 October 2024
  • 1, 8, 22 November

Trimester 2: Face to Face

  • 24 January 2025
  • 14, 21 February
  • 14, 28 March
  • 4, 11 April

Trimester 2: Online

  • 31 January 2025
  • 7, 28 February
  • 7, 21 March

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care at ARU is primed to meet the demand for healthcare professionals, doctors, scientists and social workers in the East of England.

We've been training undergraduates for professional roles for over 25 years, with a reputation for quality, dedication and ambition balanced with student satisfaction.

We know that our students want the very best experiential learning, and we've invested heavily in purpose-built simulated wards, science labs and skills spaces, to support your learning every step of the way.

Where can I study?

Blended learning
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Study through a mix of face-to-face teaching and online sessions.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

30 credits (Level 7) for courses starting in 2024/25


Funding for CPD

Please ask your manager or Education Lead about available funding before you apply.

Contact details

Nick Pettitt
[email protected]

CPD Admissions team
[email protected]

Entry requirements

  • You’ve been a registered nurse for two years and have been working for at least six months in a first contact, emergency or urgent care setting.
  • You'll have a first class degree, or equivalent, and must be recommended for this course by your manager.
  • Your clinical practice placement must be supported by an appropriately experienced/qualified advanced practitioner, agreed in advance by your manager and the course tutor.
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