Revalidation articles

Nurse prepares paperwork for revalidation

How to revalidate: a step-by-step guide for nurses

Your guide to the NMC revalidation process from start to finish in 8 reader-friendly sections

Practice-related feedback: Published paper proves value of innovative student support

Alison Finch, lead nurse for nursing and midwifery revalidation, reflects on the value of supporting students to develop clinical-academic careers

Practice-related feedback: Giving people with dementia a voice on visiting hours

Improving access for carers of patients with dementia meant staff nurse and PhD student Liz Charalambous sought feedback from rarely heard voices

Revalidation video

Watch our animated guide to revalidation

Our short film explains the revalidation process

Continuous development

Revalidation process gives specialists a chance to shine

As the first tranche of staff renew registration this month, cancer nurses explain why a new system was needed

Patient feedback

How nurses are preparing for the revalidation process

Five nurses from across the UK discuss their plans for renewing their registration, continuing professional development and building their portfolios

Reflective writing

An introduction to revalidation

Why revalidation, why now?

Reflective practice

Revalidation and reflective practice

Alison Finch explores how reflection is an important aspect of the re-registration process and suggests ways that managers can help nurses to make the most of it

Revalidation workshop

Registrants’ guide to revalidation

Beverley Marriott explains why nurses and midwives should not feel too anxious about renewing their registration and offers them some tips for completing the process

Helen Goldsmith

Afraid of revalidation? Let us put you at ease

Alison Moore seeks to offer reassurance to nurses working for GPs, agencies, care homes and prisons


Revalidation offers nurses and midwives opportunities

As the first tranche of nurses go through the new system, primary care professionals explain its significance


First wave of nurses apply for revalidation

All nurses and midwives must have reflective discussions about their work to demonstrate they are still fit to practice

All set for a challenge

The revalidation process will eventually become part of who we are as nurses, says RCN Nurse...

Record as you learn

Mandy Day-Calder outlines the importance of having a clear and accurate portfolio that...

Revalidation support for agency workers

Some agency nurses may feel they are on their own as they get ready for revalidation, but it...

Revalidation is a rewarding experience

Prison nurse Julia Hagger discusses her role in piloting revalidation and dispels some myths...

Big lessons in revalidation from Welsh pilot

Most participants in a huge pilot in Wales coped well with the new system – but for some, it...

Revalidation: implications for senior nurses

CPD article about revalidation and its implications for senior nurses