Fundamentals of Anaesthesia

The module is designed for students who have a theatre nursing or ODP background only and provides a basis in anaesthetic theory and practice, enabling the student to acquire essential competencies and a deeper understanding of associated concepts. Students require a Consultant Anaesthetist /Practice assessor must hold a recognised anaesthetic qualification.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with the NMC / HPC or other relevant professional body. ESSENTIAL
  • Undertaken successful level 4/5 academic study. ESSENTIAL
  • Currently be employed in practice and have the support of their manager in undertaking the module. ESSENTIAL

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 3017
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 6

Module leader

Peter Aires/Gemma Halewoodmuse


Semester 1

  • Monday 30th September
  • Monday 7th October
  • Monday 21st October
  • Monday 4th November
  • Monday 18th November
  • Monday 25th November
  • Monday 2nd December
  • Monday 9th December


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