Continuous professional development opportunities for members of the UK Paediatric Educators Network

CPD from Staffordshire University

Human factors  – We are delighted to be launching three newly revalidated Human Factors for Patient Safety courses in Health, Education, Policing and Sciences.

Three years MSc

One year PGCert

13 weeks Human Factors and Ergonomics module


CPD Courses Available more details can be sought from

chi-cpd-opportunities-brochure-web-june-22.pdf (


Please also see details for simulation in practice courses

2024 MSc Simulation Based Education (SBE) flyer  

Sim Based Education – Link


Link for the PgCert/MSc in Medical Education:

These are the links to individual modules within the course (they are all distance learning).

Note: The application links are out-of-date, but the modules should be available in the next academic year


Step Up to Master’s – A free course for those seeking a taster of Level 7 study. The date for the next iteration is not confirmed, but is likely to be Term 3 of academic year 2024/25:


Information available online for the prescribing course: Independent and Supplementary Nurse Prescribing (

Note: There is a page for the health assessment courses, which is mentioned in the prescribing info you can view this by scrolling and reviewing the bottom section where there are supporting documents

Clinical Holding 

Clinical Holding Guide – Evidence-based Holding for Clinical Procedures

Nurturing Effective Care

Supporting the emotional wellbeing of children and adults with severe and profound intellectual disabilities

Online and In person courses