Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Units

This page lists links to details of each of our Continuing Professional Development units open to Registered Nurses and Healthcare professionals.

All our CPD units can be taken individually in any combination. Alternatively, related units can be undertaken together as part of a programme: Undergraduate Programmes, Postgraduate Programmes.

Please see our funding page for details of funding options.  Once you have applied online for one of our units, you will be emailed a fees and funding form to complete.

Please note, all CPD units run subject to viability which will be confirmed approximately 6 weeks prior to the start date.

If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions team on 0114 222 2030 or at snm.enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk

Select the level of study you are interested in:

Diploma Level (Level 5)

Chronic Heart Failure (SNM2108)
ECG Analysis and Application (SNM2111)
Identifying the deteriorating patient (SNM2106)
Introduction to Diabetes Care and Management (SNM2204)
Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes (SNM2109)
Practice Based Portfolio Development (SNM2129)
Promoting Evidence Based Practice (SNM2127)
Relationship-Centred Dementia Care (SNM2227)

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Degree Level (Level 6)

To undertake degree level study you will need to have completed 120 credits of study at diploma level.

Advanced Renal Nursing Practice - online (SNM3255)
Care and Management of the Renal Patient - online (SNM3254)
Care and Management of the Person with Chronic Respiratory Disease (SNM3253)
Care of the Critically Ill Neonate (SNM3264)
Cervical Screening for Health Care Professionals (SNM3246)
Chronic Heart Failure (SNM3087)
Chronic Pain Management (SNM3261)
Developing Clinical Practice (SNM3016)
Dissertation (SNM3136)
ECG Analysis and Application (SNM3090)
Evidence Based Stroke Care (SNM3186)
Introduction to Diabetes Care and Management (SNM3187)
Mentorship Preparation Programme (SNM3259)
Nurse/Midwifery Independent/Supplementary Prescribing (SNM3223)
Promoting Evidence Based Practice (SNM3182)
Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient - online (SNM3258)
Relationship-Centred Dementia Care (SNM3248)
Specialist Neonatal Practice: Work Based Learning (SNM3262)
Stabilisation and Management of the Special Care Baby (SNM3263)
Supportive Care at the End of Life (SNM3227)

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Postgraduate Level (Level 7)

To undertake masters level study you will need to have completed 120 credits of study at degree level.

Advanced Clinical Assessment (SNM670)
Care of the Critical Ill Neonate (SNM672)
Care and Management of the Renal Patient (SNM659) (ONLINE)
Child Health Assessment & Applied Pathophysiology (SNM664)
Chronic Pain Management (SNM671)
Education and teaching for health care professionals (SNM661) (ONLINE)
Effective Advanced Practice for Independent Prescribers (SNM667)
Evidence Based Practice (taught SNM6016) (online SNM660) (ONLINE)
Evidence Based Stroke Care (SNM612)
Health Promotion and Education in Practice (SNM609) (ONLINE)
Inclusive of People with Dementia: Involvement and Impact (SNM656)
Leadership and Change Management in Healthcare (SNM639) (ONLINE)
Legal and Professional Issues in Healthcare (SNM633) (ONLINE)
Managing Diabetes as a Long Term Health Condition (SNM614)
Managing Heart Failure as a Long Term Health Condition (SNM611)
Managing Respiratory Disease as a Long Term Condition (SNM615)
Masters Level Study Skills (SNM651) (ONLINE)
Mentorship Preparation Programme (SNM667) (ONLINE)
Nurse/Midwifery Independent/Supplementary Prescribing (SNM624)
Relationship-Centred Dementia Care (SNM650)
Palliative and End of Life Care (SNM644)
Palliative and Supportive Care of People with Dementia (SNM658)
Psychosocial Approaches to the Care and Treatment of People with Dementia (SNM657)
Research Methods (SNM663) (ONLINE)
Specialist Neonatal Practice: Work Based Learning (SNM674)
Stabilisation and Management of the Special Care Baby (SNM673)
Theorising Dementia and the UK Policy Context (SNM655)

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