London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Non-Medical Prescribing

This short professional programme validated by theNursing Midwifery Council (NMC), General Pharmaceutical Council (GPC) and Health and CareProfessions Council (HCPC) prepares qualified nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapistsand podiatrists for independent prescribing and radiographers for supplementaryprescribing within a specified field of clinical practice.

Entry requirements

Current registration with an appropriate regulatory body (NMC, GPhC); 3 years post-registration experience; support from the sponsoring organisation; an identified designated medical practitioner; a 1st degree in health care; current DBS clearance.

Course modules

Modules include: pharmacology and applied therapeutics; practical aspects of prescribing; prescribing in clinical practice.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 6 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

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020 7815 6100