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CPD for Non-Medical Prescribers Study Day

Learn about the course below
One half day
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We’re planning to teach through a flexible combination of online and face to face learning for the first few months of the new academic year. If you’re thinking about starting with us in autumn 2020 or spring 2021, check back for more detail on arrangements for this course in July and August, and see our current plans for teaching and learning.

Explore contemporary issues and challenges related to prescribing practice in this short course designed for a wide range of professionals who are looking to meet the NMC requirements for continuing professional development in prescribing practice.

Why attend the CPD for Non-Medical Prescribers Study Day at Middlesex University?

Taught by an experienced practitioner over half a day at our state-of-the-art London campus, this course focuses on different clinical, legal and professional issues depending on which session you choose to attend.

Structured as a rolling program that can be accessed in an order, these half-day courses tackle a range of subjects including pharmacology, long-term conditions, adherence, repeat prescribing, consent, prescribing for children, and more. There is also the option to create a bespoke study day according to your needs.

What will you study on the CPD for Non-Medical Prescribers Study Day?

This course has been designed to assist you in meeting the NMC requirements (2008) for continuing professional development in relation to prescribing practice.

Each study day has been designed to facilitate practitioners in meeting their own CPD requirements through a flexible and student-centred approach to contemporary topical issues. Available on different days that can be taken in any order, this rolling program of study sessions features different options of content:

  • Safe and effective non-medical prescribing for common childhood conditions
  • Non-medical prescribing update for health visitors
  • Revision of psychopharmacology of drugs used in mental health care
  • The law, ethics, accountability and professional practice in prescribing
  • Safe prescribing: refresher for all prescribers and those who have not been actively prescribing
  • Prescribing in sexual health
  • Prescribing contraception

To be eligible for these study days, you must be a qualified prescriber, V100, V150,V300.

To apply, please email our NHS study days team.

There are several funding options available:

  • receiving course fees via CPPD contracts between NHS trusts and Middlesex University
  • paying your own fees
  • sponsorship by your employer (but not under a CPPD contract).

For more information for any of these options, including fee rates for self-funding/employer-sponsored students, please visit our dedicated funding page.

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