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This module is for nominated practicing midwives who are eligible to undertake the Preparation of Supervisors of Midwives programme (NMC, 2012). You will have met NMC (2012) requirements and have confirmation of nomination from the Local Supervising Authority Midwifery Officer (LSAMO) to undertake the course.
As stipulated by the NMC (2014) Standard 5 requirement of a minimum 90hrs each for theory and practice, you will need to obtain support and agreement from your sponsoring employer for the protected time.
Explore key issues in the statutory supervision of midwives. On successful completion of the module you will be able to support and develop midwives and the maternity care services and ensure the protection of the public. The Local Supervising Authority Midwifery Officer (LSAMO) will be informed for appointment purposes and the NMC will also be informed as this course is now a recordable qualification.
Who is the module for:
Number of credits and level of study:
45 credits at level 6. The course is also offered as a postgraduate (level 7) award.
St George's, University of London
Pattern of Delivery:
Course length: 10 teaching days
*Dates may change
Ms Georgina Sims (primary)