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Immunisation and Vaccination - Introduction

CPD and short courses (workshop)


1 day

If you have previously attended a full-day introduction you can update your knowledge and refresh your skills on our half-day update workshop

If you're interested in a bespoke delivery for your organisation, please email [email protected]


This workshop will provide you with an overview of the aims of immunisation, maintenance of the cold chain, types of vaccines, promoting uptake, new developments, consent/legal issues and anaphylaxis management.

Full description

Who should attend?

You will benefit from this workshop as a nurse who is new to practice or new to the process of immunisation and vaccination.


Please note: this workshop is delivered face-to-face on campus.

  • 7 November 2023

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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Fees & funding

Course fees

Full-day CPD course, 2024-5


Funding for CPD

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

Contact details

Janet Sinclair

[email protected]

CPD Admissions

[email protected]

Entry requirements

Our short course is for nurses who are new to practice, or new to the process of immunisation and vaccination. You'll be required to carry out immunisation and vaccination as part of your role.

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