Nursing associate

The Nursing Associate is a new nursing occupation, introduced into the health and care workforce to bridge the gap between health and care assistants and registered nurses. It is a highly trained support role that delivers effective, safe and responsive nursing care in and across a wide range of health and care settings. This programme functions as both a stand-alone, as well as a progression route into the Registered Nurse role.

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Find out about the degree apprenticeship route to train to become a Nursing Associate...

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Train to become a Nursing Associate by studying the FdSc in Health Care Practice...

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Want to find out more about becoming a Nursing Associate? Join our pre-study course to see if it's the right fit for you...