Continuing Professional Development

The University of Chester offers a range of courses and bespoke CPD specifically designed to enhance your professional development.

Short courses and programmes leading to undergraduate and postgraduate awards are generally organised into three distinct areas of delivery:

CWRS (Centre for Work Related Studies) CWRS is an interdisciplinary Centre, one of the largest of its kind around the globe, offering negotiated, work-based learning programmes across the professions including nursing and health care (non-clinical), education, and business, leadership and management. CWRS received a special commendation by the UK body for Higher Education quality, and was showcased to all UK universities including Oxford and Cambridge by the UK funding body for Higher Education.
Education and Children's Services Offers professional development for teachers, teaching assistants and graduate professionals in the children's workforce.
Health and Social Care Offers specialist nursing and midwifery post-registration programmes.