Practice Nurse Foundation Programme

Category: GP - Other

Date: March 18th 2014

Location: Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Stapleton, Bristol BS16 1DD

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This innovative, exciting programme will enable development of clinical skills, new knowledge & learning to prepare Practice Nurses for their role in general practice. 

The programme involves:

  • 4 hour introduction to the 12 month online programme resources
  • Only 5 workshops (over 12 months)
  • Competency led (clinical skills achieved in the workplace)
  • Portfolio assessed 
  • Provision of workplace support for practice nurse team
  • Opportunity for accreditation (20 credits L3 /LM)


28th January 2014 (Introduction ½ day)

Following workshop dates can be attended individually:

18th February 2014- Clinical Skills e.g. ECG, Phlebotomy, STI screening

18th March 2014- Immunisations/ Vaccinations

20th May 2014 - Wound Care Management

24th June 2014 - Ear care

23rd September 2014 - Physical Assessment

9th December 2014 (Submission date for module applicants) 


£80 per individual day

£553 full course without credits

Additional cost for accreditation 

To book places please contact the CPD team by E-mail 

Telephone +44 (0)117 32 81161

For further course information, please see the following link: