Current CPD

Semester 1 Modules (October 2020 to January 2021)

  • HEAL403 Negotiated Work-based Learning – Developing Practice Skills (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • 1 Context of Advanced Practice (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL415 Therapeutic Communication Skills for Advanced Practice (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL429 Introduction to critical clinical reasoning and thinking for healthcare professionals (Level 7, 5 credits)
  • HEAL434 Critical clinical reasoning and thinking for healthcare professionals (Level 7, 10 credits)
  • 1 Generating and Using Professional Evidence (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL447 Clinical Skills and Diagnostics (Adult Cardiovascular and Respiratory in Acute and Long-Term Conditions) (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL449 Fundamentals of Medical Image Interpretation (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL462 Managing Risk and Vulnerability in Clinical Settings (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • Context of Advanced Practice (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • Generating and Using Professional Evidence (Level 7, 20 credits)

 

Semester 2 Modules (February to May 2021)

  • Context of Advanced Practice (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL401 Development of Leadership Skills in Health and Social Care (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • 2 Context of Advanced Practice (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL435 Clinical Skills and Diagnostics (Adult Neurology) (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL436 Critical clinical reasoning and thinking for healthcare professionals (Level 7, 10 credits)
  • HEAL440 Generating and Using Professional Evidence (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL441 Managing Complexity in Clinical Environments (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL443 Supporting Learning in Professional Practice (Multi-professional Support of Learning and Assessment in Practice) (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL446 Negotiated Work Based Learning – Developing Practice Skills (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • HEAL460 Introduction to critical clinical reasoning and thinking for healthcare professionals (Level 7, 5 credits)
  • HEAL703 Management of the Critically Ill Patient (Level 7, 30 credits)
  • ORTH403 Ophthalmic Care of Patients with Special Educational Needs (SEN) due to Neurological Impairment (Level 7, 30 credits)
  • ORTH408 Medicine Exemptions for Orthoptists (Level 6, 15 credits)
  • PHTY405 Diagnosis and Triage of Spinal Musculoskeletal Conditions (Level 7, 20 credits)
  • RAD751 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Radiotherapy (Level 7, 20 credits)

 

Modules running over both Semester 1 and 2 (October 2020 to May 2021)

The School also offers two Non-Medical Prescribing modules which, when taken together, can be used to gain recognition with both the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as non-medical prescribers. 

  • HEAL444 Non-Medical Prescribing (Independent and Supplementary Prescribing) (Level 7, 30 credits)
  • HEAL445 Essentials of Pharmacology for Non-Medical Prescribing (Level 7, 10 credits)

 

 

Forthcoming CPD

Liverpool Arthroplasty Image Interpretation Course – What are we looking for? (In association with the Arthroscopy Care Practitioners Association (ACPA). Thursday 10th and Friday 11th September 2021. (Planned venue: University of Liverpool)

This two-day event is suitable for health practitioners providing care for hip, knee and shoulder arthroplasty patients.

Indicative content:

  • Principles of IRMER
  • ABC of X-rays and basis of image interpretation
  • Complications of Hip and Knee Replacements Part 1
  • Complications of Hip and Knee Replacements Part 2
  • Indications for and Complications of Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Developing Competencies for Image Interpretation
  • Practical workshops

 

Cost: ACPA members (membership number required) £345; for non-ACPA members £375.

For further information, please email: cpd@liverpool.ac.uk.

Final date for booking: Monday 25th July 2021.

 

Past bespoke CPD

Cancer study day for primary and community care practitioners in Cheshire and Merseyside (funded by Health Education England)

Course evaluation: 98% of attendees stated the course was excellent; 99% of attendees would recommend the course.

 " Very Informative "

   " Very organised programme and day "

  " Very Knowledable and experinced speakers "


Bespoke Image Interpretation (Introduction and Refresher) for practitioners based in walk-in centres (funded by Health Education England) for Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust.

Course evaluation: 100% of attendees stated the course was excellent; 100% of attendees would recommend the course.

 " Very good session "

" Refresher course was very helpful "


Bespoke Clinical skills (abdomen, cardiovascular, MSK and neurology) for community practitioners for Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust.

Course evaluations (for all three areas): 100% of attendees stated the course was excellent; 100% of attendees would recommend the course.

 " MSK: well organised; very informative; appropriate for practice "

" Cardiology: excellent study day; great delivery; expertise fantastic; appropriate to practice "

" Abdomen: excellent study day; beneficial for instructor to share own practice; presenter – excellent; insightful "

"Neurology: excellent and informative study day; vision aspect really useful; well organised "