Leading and Facilitating Learning in Practice  CPPD

Course Information

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Course Content

This module will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge to work as a practice teacher for specialist practice students (usually health visitors, school nurses and district nurses) during their community placements.  You will be able to facilitate learning for individuals and groups in a practice setting and to apply strategies to monitor, measure and evaluate learning in practice.

Following successful completion of the module you will be eligible to enter the local health service provider register, which is held by your employer, as a practice teacher. You must be in a position to work with a specialist practice student whilst undertaking the module to demonstrate your competence and consolidate your learning.

This module is worth 30 credits.

Module Dates:

This module will not be running in 2017/8. Please register your interest below to be notified once upcoming dates are confirmed.


  • You must be a qualified nurse or midwife either in the UK or overseas.
  • You need to be a qualified mentor and have qualified as a mentor at least 2 years before commencing the course.

English Requirements

For those students whose first language is not English one of the following qualifications is also required:

  • IELTS: 7.0

Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

Application Deadline: