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Specialist Skills Post Registration Development (SSPRD) 

Previously known as Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

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The Department of Health Sciences provides a range of modules (short courses) and study days to meet the learning needs of nurses, midwives, paramedics and other practitioners who work in primary and secondary care, mental health, social care, and public health settings.

Whatever your reasons to study, we have an excellent reputation for developing your knowledge and skills and enabling you to become a more confident and competent practitioner and helping you to make a direct and positive impact on the quality of the service you provide.

At the Department of Health Sciences we offer a:

  • flexible portfolio of modules, short courses and study days to fit around your personal and professional life
  • portfolio of study opportunities that promote career development and best practice in patient/client care
  • stimulating environment with a strong reputation for teaching and research excellence.

Visit our funding page for information on funded places and to apply.