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Sep 2024 - May 2025

Emergency cases can be some of the most challenging and rewarding patients to deal with in practice

The Emergency and Critical Care Nurse Certificate (NCert) and Veterinary Paraprofessional (VPPCert) Online Learning Programme will increase your knowledge and confidence, enabling you to act swiftly and calmly, resulting in a positive impact on the clinical outcome of your emergency patients. The programme is designed to expand the emergency and critical care nursing knowledge and skills, improving your confidence in this area and appropriate for general practice and referral nurses.


What you’ll learn... 

  • Emphasis will be on understanding the fundamental principles of nursing patients that present as emergencies and how best to nurse them to optimise their care and welfare.  

  • This course will cover a range of topics, and each module will focus on specific areas of emergency and critical care.  

  • The aim is to confidently apply the knowledge you have learnt, promote best practices and positively engage in emergencies ensuring your patients receive the highest quality care. 


Why choose this programme? 

  • By studying part-time, at your own pace, this programme allows you to effectively manage your work-life balance while taking essential knowledge back to practice immediately. 

  • In this entirely online course, you will study nine modules on alternating months, with additional Study Skills modules to help develop your reflective skills and enable time for consolidation and revision of your learning.  

  • Delegates will also receive the RECOVER initiative online modules for both Basic Life Support (BSL) and Advanced Life Support (ALS) complementary * 

At the end of the programme, you can also attend one optional practical day led by one of the course authors.   


*Please also contact us for details about our Save a Life Today: CPR in association with RECOVER (Interprofessional) short courses which will be a beneficial addition to your emergency and critical care skills in practice for those completing the full programme, the optional practical day and Save A Life Today: short course will be at an exclusive discounted price. 

See our pricing tab for Early Bird discounts and payment plan options

Key features of this programme

Support and guidance from a specialist Module Tutor in emergency and critical care
Multiple learning processes
100% online, Interactive and engaging modules
Dedicated Programme Coordinator
Accredited CPD
12-month subscription to the RCVS Knowledge Library

Programme Details

Module Summary


The Course Includes

Venue: Online
Date: Sep 2024 - May 2025

NCert/VPPCert in Emergency and Critical Care Nursing

12 Modules
9 Online sessions
3 Webinars
1 Optional Practical Attendance Module
NCert/VPPCert in Emergency and Critical Care Nursing
Price From £3,489.00 + VAT
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Approved by RACE for 106 CE credits