CPD and learning for nurses: how to access the training you need
Professional development options, your rights to study and training time at work, and your employer’s obligations, including clinical supervision
In the middle of a staffing crisis, carving out time for professional development may be a struggle.
But such study is an essential part of any nurse’s career – whether because of the requirements of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) revalidation process or an individual’s desire to pursue new interests or specialisms.
What are the requirements for revalidation?
All nurses, midwives and nursing associates must follow the NMC’s revalidation process to maintain their registration and show they are keeping their skills and knowledge up to date.
Among the requirements is that in