Nursing/Midwifery (Medicinal Product Prescribing)

Nursing and midwifery

Entry requirements

To be eligible for the programme you must:

  • Be registered as a nurse or midwife on the Active Register of An Bord Altranais.
  • currently be employed as a nurse or midwife.
  • Have a minimum of three years post-registration clinical experience (within the past five years) with at least one year in the area in which prescribing is proposed.
  • Have competencies recognised at Level 8 of the NQAI Framework.
  • Demonstrate continuous professional development and the ability to study at Level 8.
  • Have the support of your employer to undertake programme.
  • Have the nomination and confirmation of a designated medical practitioner mentor.