It is important you receive an non-medical prescribing (NMP) information pack / details of dates and NMC requirements BEFORE you submit an online application. Please e-mail email@example.com to request an information pack for NMP (V300 or V150).
You are not guaranteed a place on the course until completion of the information pack.
The V150 Nursing and Midwifery Council programme Prescribing for Practice is suitable for nurses who wish to gain the skills and knowledge for prescribing from the Community Practitioner's Formulary. On successful completion, the practitioner will meet the required professional standards for Non-Medical Prescribing from the Community Practitioner's Formulary.
There are a number of ways of studying the Non-Medical Prescribing courses. However the number of days for the programme is set by the professional standards.
This course, V150 comprises one module which when successfully completed enables the practitioner to meet the required professional standards for Non-Medical Prescribing from the Community Practitioner’s Formulary.
V300 comprises the following two modules:
Module 1 - The study of Advanced Pharmacology.
Module 2 - Non-Medical Prescribing Practice for Non Medical Prescribers.
Students find the award is enjoyable and satisfying but identify the hard work to meet the professional requirements which are required for patients
This award supports health careers towards specialist and advancing practitioner roles.
For the V150 applicants must fulfil the Nursing and Midwifery Council entry requirements and have a NHS funding agreement.You must have practiced for a sufficient period to be deemed competent by your employer in the area you intend to practice to undertake the programme. This would normally be for a period of 2 years. You must also provide evidence of your ability to study at minimum academic level 6 [degree].
The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages
These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2015/6. If you have any queries regarding the fees listed please contact
These fees are for the current academic year only. Any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.