Continuing Professional Development (short course)
Module level: 7
Module credits: 30 credits
You can also take this module as part of our PG Cert Neonatal Care to gain an award.
Critically analyse, appraise and evaluate the concept of neonatal special and transitional care and the needs of the infant and their family in a holistic manner
Comprising theoretical and practical components you’ll critically analyse, appraise and evaluate the concept of neonatal special and transitional care and the needs of the infant and their family in a holistic manner.
Using a critical approach to contemporary evidence, you’ll consider and analyse nursing and medical interventions that may be used in the special or transitional care setting to ascertain appropriateness, effectiveness and best practice.
Back in your clinical setting, you’ll hone your skills in patient assessment, interventions and transitional care. You’ll be encouraged to review the provision of special and transitional care in the light of supporting evidence, and to critically reflect on current practice.
Registered nurses and midwives who are working in high-dependency or intensive neonatal care settings.
The dates below are provisional. However, the sessions will be delivered on a Tuesday and will consist of a mix of online workshops, lectures, and face-to-face skills.
Online workshops and lectures
Face to face skills – Chelmsford campus
The Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care is the largest in ARU, with over 7,000 students. Our Faculty is teeming with expertise and primed to meet the demand for creating health professionals, teachers, doctors, scientists and educators for the three districts we serve: Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough.
We have 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 to give our students the very best experiential learning, prior to getting into the workplace, simulation is second to none, for safe, realistic, learning environments. We have invested heavily in purpose built simulated wards, science labs and skills space, to support our students through their learning.
Study at a time that suits you, using our learning management system.
Please ask your manager or Education Lead about available funding before you apply.
CPD Admissions Team
To join this course you'll be a registered nurse or midwife working in a high-dependency or intensive neonatal care setting, with the appropriate experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level 7.
Short course continuing professional development (1 day)
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