UWS is a leading provider of education for the health sector. We are Scotland’s largest provider of health, nursing and midwifery education; our graduates make a phenomenal contribution to the healthcare and wellbeing of communities across Scotland, UK and countries across the globe.
We offer a module specifically designed for those who want to commence a career in either adult or mental health nursing now, or in the future, by undertaking our BSc Adult Nursing or BSc Mental Health Nursing.
Other modules are designed for qualified nurses, midwives or other healthcare professionals to develop skills along their career journey. Courses may be delivered alongside our full-length programmes, or as stand-alone training sessions. Courses currently delivered cover topics including:
Leadership & management in healthcare
Elderly care, including dementia education & training
Integrated Care & practice improvement
We run many single day skills sessions for healthcare professionals, including on topics such as telephone triage, anaphylaxis, ear care, cervical screening, and programmes for non-medical organisations in health & wellbeing, mental health and employee welfare.