Postgraduate Certificate Neonatal Intensive Care
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
We provide you with the skills employers are looking for so you can move forward with your career.
About the course
Course description 2017
If you’re working within neonatal intensive care, this course gives you the opportunity to advance clinically and professionally.
You’ll focus on the specialist knowledge and skills necessary for managing, promoting and delivering safe evidence-based care that addresses the physiological, psychological and cultural needs of neonates and their families.
Clinical experts in neonatology and other related fields contribute to the course, reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of real practice.
- Intensive Care of the Newborn
- High Dependency Care of the Newborn
- Concepts Care of the Newborn
Teaching and assessment
You’ll learn through lectures, seminar presentations and small-group work.
Sessions are run by either clinical experts or our experienced lecturers. Each module is assessed by a written assignment.
This is a part-time course
We’re looking for practitioners working within the context of neonatal intensive care who already have a nursing degree.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
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If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or in the East Midlands, funding may be available. Contact us for more information.
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