Health professional development

Explore our range of short courses in health.

Our Community and Primary Care, and Acute and Urgent Care Workforce courses are designed for registered healthcare practitioners to develop new skills.

Our suite of multi-professional modules, listed below, has been co-designed with employers to meet key workforce demands.

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Workforce transformation courses

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of professional short courses for you and your organisation, which aim to develop new skills or refresh current knowledge.

Select a topic below to view courses:

Health Professional Development timetable

View the Health Professional Development timetable for 2023/24 (PDF).

Please note you will only be able to view your timetable on your Professional Development Dashboard, and not on MYUWE or Blackboard.

How to apply

Course dates are now located on each individual module course entry page; these can be found when you click the Apply Now button.

Our courses often reach full capacity quickly. If there is no availability for the course you are trying to apply for, we publish new dates in May each year.

Read the FAQs on applying and registering for a Health Professional Development course (PDF).

Fees, funding and how to apply
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Helping you to go even further

The modular nature of our professional course portfolio allows you to take a range of modules and individual study days on a standalone basis. Or over time you can work towards a named award:

Find out how to gain academic credit for your learning and the qualification that this can lead to.

Bespoke training for your organisation

We also offer tailored professional development courses to meet the specific needs of your organisation. We work with local trusts and organisations to deliver courses and workshops in-house or on our campuses. This can be a very cost-effective way to meet the training needs of your organisation. Contact us to find out more:

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