Critical Care PGCert

  • Programme duration:   Part-time: 1 year
  • Programme start: September 2022
  • Entry requirements: 12 months experience on a critical care unit and currently working in a critical care unit. Professional health care qualification, registered with Nursing and Midwifery Council or health and Care Professions Council.

Career prospects

The taught postgraduate programmes in the School of Health Sciences provide an opportunity for healthcare professionals to develop, specialise and extend the scope of their skills into new areas, to meet the constantly evolving service demands for advanced practitioners and senior health professionals.

We are offering the opportunity to study a PGCert in Critical Care on a part time basis. The modules have been created to help to develop critical care knowledge, skills and  competencies in order to prepare you to demonstrate leadership, management and team skills. The modules will also help develop the ability to plan and contribute to rehabilitation alongside the wider multidisciplinary team utilising the latest evidence based research to inform current practice.