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CPD Programme

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Personalised CPD Programme for Registrants

We are excited to launch our Continuing Professional Development programme, providing funded education for our nurses, AHPs and midwives within our Trust. The programme will ensure that you receive appropriate CPD over the next 3 years which will align to the strategic objectives of the organisation, enhance your learning and development and ultimately improve patient care. We have developed a suite of modules, masterclasses and webinars that have been developed following consultation with staff delivered by Teesside University.

You will have 100 points to utilise and create a personalised development plan over a 3-year period based on appraisal and career development requirements, these points will not be formally accredited.

Core Modules


Quality Improvement

Health Promotion

Further information on Core modules

Booking & Study Leave Form

Optional Modules

The first list of Optional Modules are now available! See below the current list of optional modules which you can book onto, See in the related publications in the top right the list of dates and remember to fill out the  Booking & Study Leave Form for us to be able to confirm your booking with the University.

Optional Modules now available, Click Here for descriptions of the modules:


Dementia Care Masterclass

Enabling Inpatients: Rehabilitation approach for Nurses

Essential Critical Care Skills

Forensic Radiography


Human Factors

Image Interpretation

Interpretation of Blood Results

Introduction to ECG (NEW)

Introduction to ITU and Care of the Ventilated Patient

Introduction to Nutrition

Neurological Rehabilitation for AHPs

Paediatric Clinical Skills


See below feedback from staff who have attended CPD Programme sessions:

"Presenter was amazing!! - lovely manner, very considerate of people's needs and very informative - loved this session" - Health Promotion - MECC

"It was a good refresher and gave a good insight into blood results interpretation- I think this should be delivered to all pre grad nursing students as I think I would have found this beneficial earlier in my career" - Basic Interpretation of Blood Results

"From this sessions i have improved self-confidence, self-awareness, and self-care, really enjoyed the session and recommend it to other staff members" - Leadership

"The presenter was absolutely great, so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I loved the way she told anecdotal stories which helped us understand how CBT can be applied" - CBT

"Excellent session which i was apprehensive to attend however i found it very useful and the presenter showed great communication throughout the session" - Leadership

"I have recently completed the initial 3 modules of the CPD programme. I would firstly like to say how informative they were and definitely worth doing" - Occupational Health Advisor on the core modules (Leadership, Haalth Promotion & Quality Improvement)

'I would like to thank all the staff for my treatment and their professionalism.'

Patient, Cardiology Department, Bishop Auckland Hospital