This module is designed for post registration Nurses, Midwives, Allied Health Professionals and other professionals who have responsibility for educating and mentoring students on health professional programmes. The module can be assessed at either Level 6 or 7.
It enhances skills in and knowledge of supporting student learning and development in clinical practice, developing leaders with the skills and confidence to act as a role model, supporting the professional development of students, colleagues and the work of organisations.
This interprofessional education module complies with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) (2008) "Standards to Support Learning and Assessment in Practice", enabling those registered with the NMC to be included on the mentor register.
Members of the allied health professions registered with the HCPC or BASRaT are also welcome to undertake this course.