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Professional Update Workshops

CPD and short courses (workshop)

Half day, 1 day


These workshops are aimed at established practitioners - update your knowledge of immunisation and vaccination. Our informative and interactive study days will incorporate any recent changes and highlight their impact in practice.

Immunisation and Vaccination Update

This workshop provides 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.

You will be emailed a pre-course booklet with links to relevant information, in accordance with the Health Protection Agency recommendations.

Indicative content:
  • the aims of immunisation
  • maintenance of the cold chain
  • types of vaccines
  • promoting uptake
  • new developments
  • consent and legal issues
  • anaphylaxis management

Who should attend?

Immunisation and Vaccination

You must have already undertaken an introductory course before attending this update.


Dates for future workshops are to be confirmed.

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?

Fees & funding

Course fees

Half-day CPD course, 2023-4


Full-day CPD course, 2023-4


Funding for CPD

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

Contact details

Entry requirements

Immunisation and Vaccination

You must have already undertaken an introductory course before attending this update.

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