The Nurse & the Law

Course Outline

The aim of this course is to introduce the nurse to Health care law, Evidence based practice and re-validation

Who is the course aimed at?

Any nurse working within the health and social care arena

How long is the course?

1 day

What will you learn?

At the end of this course, delegates will be able to:

  • identify key issues in relevant legislation
    • Â relating to mental health
    • data protection
    • moving and handling
    • health and safety
    • manual Handling
    • The health care act
  • Define and identify the need for evidence based practice (EBP)
  • Identify relevant aspects of the NMC code of conduct
  • Appreciate the importance of good Record keeping
  • Show how the Law, EBP and the NMC CoC relate to re-validation


“Trainer was engaging, interesting & relevant. Made enjoyable by such an experienced trainer” – Nurse, Wirral

“Very useful course & mandatory to being a nurse” – Nurse, Merseyside


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