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Nursing: Return to Practice Module Certificate of Credit

Location Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Stafford campus

12 weeks

Course Start

Term 1 September 2008 - Stafford and Term 2 January 2009 - Shrewsbury

Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Evidence of registration status with the NMC, satisfactory character reference, Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau clearance and Occupation Health clearance. Informal interview with module leader/tutor. Part of the interview process also requires the student to complete a written and maths exercise. Details of this will be included with the letter inviting the student for interview.

Key Features

The module is a combination of theory and clinical practice and covers a diverse range of subject areas. It is a statutory requirement for Nurses whose registration with the NMC has lapsed following a break in practice and who do not meet the NMC’s PREP requirements to complete an approved Return to Practice course before applying for re-admission to the NMC register.

Students study - 15 level 2 credits

What students say

'I thought the course was excellent, enjoyed it all’. (Student, December 2007)

‘ I thought this was a brilliant course. The theory sessions were very relevant and up-to-date’ (Student, December, 2007)

‘The outside speakers were great and talked to us like adults and fellow professionals’ (Student, December, 2007)

 'I feel that or tutor was very supportive and worked very hard to help us. He is very organised and always got back or sorted out any queries , problems very quickly’ (Student, December, 2007)


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