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Education and Training

There are a range of development and training opportunities available to nursing and midwifery staff to support their personal and professional development.

At UHCW we aim to ensure that staff have the knowledge and skills to meet the needs of patients, the service and to ensure that they are competent in what they do and to provide challenging and rewarding careers.

These include clinical skills training such as:

  • Intravenous drug administration
  • Central line care
  • Falls prevention
  • Record keeping
  • High Dependency skills
  • Acutely Ill Management (AIM)
  • Wound management programmes
  • Leadership development

Many of our training programmes include simulation and scenarios.

There is the opportunity to undertake and receive funding for post registration education and to study for academic qualifications at degree and masters level.

Nurses at University Hospital, Coventry, and the Hospital of St Cross, Rugby, have contributed to a prestigious new manual for trainee and practising nurses.