Specialist Community Public Health Nursing
Why choose this course?
A health visitor or school nurse is a qualified nurse or midwife with post-registration experience who has undertaken further education and training to become qualified in child health, health promotion, public health and education
Health visiting and school nursing plays a key role in the evolving public health environment and this is an excellent opportunity for those with the motivation to develop a career in this field.
The programme is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and successful completion leads to registration on part 3 of the NMC register.
The programme comprises 50% theory and 50% SCPHN health visiting/school nurse practice with a supervising Practice Teacher and/or mentor.
This course is also available as a part-time modular route (April 2018 entry). For further information please contact Janet Gargiulo, Programme Leader for Public Health Nursing.