Please note: We only have waiting list places available at Carlisle and limited places available at Lancaster for 2015 entry.

Over 90% student satisfaction

* Based on results from course - Learning Disabilities Nursing, National Student Survey 2014

Why study with us?

During your nursing studies you will be supported by expert academic and clinical practice staff. This means you are fully prepared for practice as a registered nurse by the end of the course.

We use a wide variety of placement settings to help you gain the appropriate knowledge and skills; different teaching and learning techniques will help you get the most from your studies. Our student support mechanisms are designed to enhance your learning and your personal and professional development. We always know who you are and you won't get lost in the crowd!

What can this course lead to?

This qualification enables you to join the NMC Register so that you can practice as a nurse (learning disability). Career opportunities for qualified nurses are expanding rapidly, and job prospects for our graduate nurses are excellent. This is helped by our partnerships with local, national and international care providers. This qualification gives you access to our range of post-registration courses for your continuing professional needs.

Resources and facilities

Have a look at our learning resources for Nursing.


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