63 training courses found
This two-year full-time course is aimed at those who already hold a degree and wish to pursue a career in occupational therapy. By completing the course, you will be eligible to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the College of Occupational Therapists.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Practical Dermatology is for practising General Practitioners or other practising doctors who regularly deal with patients with dermatological problems. This one-year, full-time distance learning course aims to enable doctors to successfully manage dermatological problems in patients presenting to their surgeries.
This part-time Postgraduate Diploma course offers knowledge and expertise in the science and practice of implantology, from theoretical science through restorative treatment planning to clinical practice in the direct management of patients requiring fixed and removable implant-retained prostheses. The course offers you the opportunity to explore and analyse existing and developing theories and concepts underpinning the field of implantology, and it can facilitate professional and personal growth through a wide range of educational and direct clinical experiences.
This one-year programme of initial teacher training/education is specifically designed for those wanting to teach in post-compulsory contexts. It has been designed to accommodate the learning and development requirements of teachers, lecturers, vocational trainers in industry, commerce or other professions such as higher, further, adult, community and nurse education, school sixth forms and for those delivering the 14-19 curriculum within a school or other setting.
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Social Science Research Methods aims to provide advanced training in research methods across the full range of the social sciences. You will be provided with a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge of how to construct effective research studies, of the variety of data collection methods available to the social scientist and of the principal methods of analysing social scientific data.
The distance learning Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) in Glaucoma aims to help eye care professionals to develop the specific skills and knowledge to manage patients with glaucoma. The course modules have been specifically designed to complement the levels of activity and responsibility that ophthalmic nurses, optometrists and orthoptists could undertake in community and hospital practice.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Optometry is a 120 credit Level 7 qualification. It has been designed to meet the continuing education and training needs of the modern eye care professional whilst at the same time achieving a higher degree.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Optometry is a 60 credit Level 7 qualification. It has been designed to meet the continuing education and training needs of the modern eye care professional whilst at the same time achieving a higher degree.
Image appreciation is becoming a more significant feature of healthcare practice across a wide range of roles. This postgraduate certificate course is open to radiographers and a wide range of other healthcare professionals.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes aims to equip healthcare professionals who have a special interest in diabetes with a sound knowledge of diabetes and diabetes-related issues as they present in practice. It aims to do this by providing up-to-date clinical information with treatment and referral guidelines for diabetes and diabetic complications seen in practice.
This part-time Postgraduate Diploma course is for professionals working in mental health, such as mental health nurses, occupational therapists, psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, and social workers, and is designed to help you towards individual practitioner accreditation with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (BABCP). It aims to provide high quality postgraduate training in Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CBT), and is accredited by the BABCP at Level 1.
This course offers clinical photographers the opportunity to extend their knowledge and understanding of the profession and the context in which it is practised. The Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Photography is a 14-month, part-time distance learning course.
The Postgraduate Certificate (PG Cert) in Optometry in Eye Care Governance is a 60 credit Level 7 qualification, which seeks to provide those involved in the governing of eye care in the UK with a professional qualification. Whilst we also run highly successful qualifications for those involved in clinical practice, this qualification is aimed at those who undertake clinical governance and advisory roles in the sector.
The Professional Doctorate is a doctoral qualification that is fully equivalent to the PhD, but substantially different from it in that it is strongly professionally oriented focussing on ‘applied’ rather than ‘pure’ research. While the PhD is essentially a pre-service degree aimed at preparing candidates for a research-based career, the Professional Doctorate is a more in-service orientated degree concerned to address the career needs of practising professionals, particularly those in or who aspire to senior positions within their professions.
The aim is to offer an academic overview of the main research and statistics topics so that healthcare professionals are able to appraise evidence appropriately for application to practice. It does not provide a step by step guide on how undertake specific statistical tests but teaches why certain tests are used and how results should be interpreted.
The School of Optometry and Vision Sciences undertakes highly successful Continuing Education and Continuing Professional Development courses for optometrists and for physicians. These cover all aspects of optometry, including contact lenses and related corneal physiology, the detection and management of glaucoma, diabetes and age-related ophthalmic disorders, the management of low vision and the theory and use of new ophthalmic diagnostic instrumentation.
This part-time Postgraduate Certificate course is for professionals working in mental health, such as mental health nurses, occupational therapists, psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, and social workers, and is designed to help you towards individual practitioner accreditation with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (BABCP). It aims to provide high quality postgraduate training in Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CBT), and is accredited by the BABCP at Level 1.
This Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Toxicology is a one year full-time distance learning course for medical personnel. It is particularly designed for clinical pharmacologists in training, specialist trainees in accident and emergency medicine or acute medicine and other disciplines, and those intending to enter or already working in the pharmaceutical industry.
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The Postgraduate Diploma in Neonatal Medicine is open to all qualified medical doctors, nurse practitioners and other health professionals. This two-year part-time distance learning course focuses on the study of problems and approaches specific to neonatal health.