Nursing Paramedical Services / Supplementary Medicine Emergency Clinical Care
The Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care incorporates the latest simulation techniques, which will enable you as a practitioner to link theory to practice. Competence and knowledge for excellence in Critical Care practice is changing. The introduction of the National Standards and Competencies for Critical Care Education has underpinned this Graduate Certificate in Critical Care and has enabled students to access a programme at the forefront of Critical Care education. Competence and knowledge for excellence in Critical Care practice is changing. The Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care incorporates the latest simulation techniques, which will enable you as a practitioner to link theory to practice. By combining these techniques with rigorous academic theory and practice competencies, you will develop into a competent and effective nurse within the critical care environment. During the course you will have access to our library and e-library, enabling you to access extensive online resources and support materials. Completing this course and exiting with a formal certificate in Critical Care will be an exciting and valuable opportunity for students.
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Students must be a registered practitioner with a minimum of 12 months’ post-registration experience in a critical care area. Evidence of study at degree level is required. Students should be working within a critical care environment for a minimum of 18 hours per week with access to Level 3 patients during the duration of the course to undertake the competencies associated with the module assessment.
From a teaching college, to becoming the University of Chester, over 180 years of academic growth has allowed the University to offer an extensive selection of postgraduate courses and research options across a number of specialist sites. This includes five sites in and around Chester, a campus in Warrington, a University Centre in Shrewsbury, and a new health and nursing education facility, Marriss House, in Birkenhead. Through the work of...more
Full time | 1 year | OCT-19
Part time | 6 years | OCT-19