University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Supervision of Midwives

The programme consists of 2 modules: the principles of statutory supervision of midwives; leading and advancing the practice of the supervision of midwives; time is also required for practice development experiences and includes: supervisory visits, including independent midwives, private sector institutions, other NHS Trusts, GP practices, Birth Centres; supervisory reviews; developing strategies for continuing professional development; planning study leave; identifying needs; organising in-service training; participation in audit, an LSA audit of supervision of midwives and standard setting; attendance at either local supervisor of midwives meetings or LSA officers meetings or conferences; attendance at maternity service liaison committees, PCTs and PALS (or similar); attendance at one NMC professional conduct hearing is desirable.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time block-release September 2016 - 1 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Post-Qualification Nursing Admissions
Telephone number: 
01707 285984