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Care of the Critically Unwell Woman During the Childbearing Continuum

CPD and short courses (short course)

Blended learning, Chelmsford

12 weeks

Module level: 6 and 7

Module credits: 30 credits


Join our inspiring module offering specialist, professional learning opportunities and we'll develop your in-depth knowledge and skills as well as improving patient safety, when caring for critically unwell pregnant women.

Full description

Who should attend?

You'll benefit from this module as a qualified midwife or health care professional who cares for critically unwell pregnant women as part of your role. You'll need access to an ITU placement during the course.

This is also an optional module for the MSc Advanced Midwifery Practice.


May 2025 intake

Please note: timetables are still to be confirmed, therefore dates may be subject to change.


21 May 2025

25 June

9 July

Face-to-face at Chelmsford campus
9, 10, 12 June (lectures)
11 June (clinical skills workshop)

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?

Tindal Building on our Chelmsford campus

Our striking, modern campus sits by the riverside in Chelmsford's University and Innovation Quarter.

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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 6) for courses starting in 2024/25


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


Contact details

Nina Whittle
[email protected]

CPD Admissions Team
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Entry requirements

You'll be a registered midwife or health care professional who cares for critically unwell pregnant women as part of your role.

You'll need to care for high dependency maternity patients for the duration of the module as well as accessing an ITU placement.

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