Community Nurse Prescribing


Attendance mode

Start date(s)
January, September

5 months

City Campus

Home and EU students can apply

Taught dates - January 2020 intake

  • 27 - 30 January
  • 24 - 27 February
  • 22 - 23 April
  • 11 May - exam and submission

In addition to the 10 taught days and exam day you will be expected to undertake 10 days working with your mentor, and additional personal reading and portfolio development.

Entry requirements

This module is suitable for community nurses who hold a professional registration with the NMC. In addition nurses should have a minimum of 2 years' experience.

All applicants should demonstrate clinical competency in the area of practice in which they intend to prescribe and have support from their employing organisation. Applicants must also have access to an approved Community Nurse Prescriber for mentorship purposes.

Applicants are also required to provide a current DBS check and evidence of the ability to study at an appropriate level.

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