The programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills to pursue accreditation as an Advanced Nurse/Midwife Practitioner. The programme also leads to registration as a nurse prescriber. The outcomes of the programme include development of a portfolio of advanced practice competencies required for registration as a Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioner (RANP) or Registered Advanced Midwife Practitioner (RAMP) with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI). Modules include ones that prepare students for advanced practice in their specialist area, for instance, physical assessment skills and clinical decision making. Modules are assessed using a combination of coursework, OSCE and clinical assessments.
3 Good Reasons To Study This Course
1. Externally approved: the course is approved by the NMBI.
2. The course has a clinical focus, offering opportunities to develop specialist skills.
3. Flexible learning: Blended learning is an innovative and flexible approach to learning, making it possible to combine working full-time with studying.