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We offer flexible, accessible CPD training, enabling you to learn at a level and pace that suits you.

Our CPD courses have been designed in collaboration with health and care organisations for everyone working within a healthcare environment or with a need to develop their knowledge and deliver greater compassionate care.

Whether you’re a current, lapsed or future care giver or clinical practitioner, you will need to maintain a CPD portfolio in order to obtain, maintain or revalidate your registration with your professional body. You may be looking to advance your career, become a leader within your chosen field, or return to practice.

At UEA, we pride ourselves on delivering the highest standard of education, supporting you to reach your full potential and achieve your career aspirations – at whatever level that may be. 

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  • Supporting your development: our dedicated team will help find the right career pathway for you. Our personal advisors will help you to reach your full potential. 
  • A great learning environment: located at the heart of the Norwich Research Park. You’ll have access to world-class facilities, services and equipment, designed with education, collaboration and innovation in mind.
  • Develop your Network: Learn with like-minded, career-focused professionals from across a wide range of disciplines and widen your network and your horizons. Be part of a supportive, interprofessional community of health and medical professionals.
  • Accessible, flexible, affordable: Learn via workshops, masterclasses, study days, short courses or online modules. Study individual modules or all the way up to Master's. We run a wide range of affordable, accessible courses developed to enhance your career and earning potential.

Our programmes will help you to achieve your goals. We will develop your skills, enhance your confidence, and support your development to enable you to become a respected healthcare professional and champion of compassionate care.

Looking to move onwards and upwards?

You could be a healthcare assistant, care worker, early career health worker or former nurse looking to get back into practice. You may be interested in:

  • Return to Practice Nursing
  • Mental Health for Children and Adolescents
  • Communication Skills
  • Emotional Resilience

Thinking about becoming a specialist practitioner?

With some experience under your belt and a drive to deliver the highest levels of care, you might be considering becoming a specialist clinical practitioner and a leader within your chosen field. You may be interested in:

  • Leadership in Dementia Care
  • Advanced Practice
  • Innovation and Practice 

Ready to become tomorrow's leader?

You are eager to develop your career and keen to lead and support others to perform at their best. You may be interested in:

  • Mentorship Preparation Programme
  • Leadership and Management in Practice
  • Transforming the Service
  • Masters in Clinical Education

Passionate about finding innovative solutions?

You like asking questions and finding new ways of thinking and doing things. You’ll be keen to acquire knowledge and evidence which will impact on the future of the NHS and find solutions to tomorrow’s healthcare challenges. You may be interested in:

  • Transferrable Skills for Research
  • Leadership and Management in Practice
  • Introduction to Research Methods 
  • Further Quantitative Research Methods  

What our students say

“The best thing about my CPD course was interprofessional learning; meeting the variety of professions and finding out how much teaching varies across disciplines… The environment on campus is great! Having trained in central London (in White Chapel) the contrast and views are incredible!”

Sarah Hills, Practice Development Nurse at James Paget University Hospital (studied Masters in Clinical Education, 2014)

Useful links

NHS - Health Education England

Health & Care Professions Council

Nursing and Midwifery Council

Royal College of Nursing

General Medical Council

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