Immunology and Vaccination Update for Registered Practitioners Short Course

Immunology and Vaccination Update for Registered Practitioners Short Course

These workshops have been developed for any registered practitioners who have already completed the 2-day foundation training.

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course


LEVEL:Short Course / CPD



COURSE LENGTH: The workshop will run from 1.00 – 4.30pm

SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: 24 September 2020

Entry Requirements:

Who should attend: Any registered practitioners who have previously undertaken comprehensive foundation immunisation training.

Maximum number of participants: 15

Course Content

It is recommended that annual updates should be provided for all immunisers.

These training sessions have been developed around the Public Health England (2018) Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners.

Academic Expertise


Family Community and Public Health Team

The Family Community and Public Health Team have been involved in delivering vaccinations and training to different client groups for a number of years.

Learning outcome & aims

By the end of the workshop participants will refresh their knowledge on the following core areas:

1. Current issues in immunisation
2. Recent epidemiology of vaccine preventable disease
3. Any changes to vaccine recommendations or national policy
4. Update on vaccine ordering, storage and administration
5. Any changes to legislation relevant to vaccination
6. Review of current practice, recent vaccine incidents and identification of areas for improvement
7. Q&A session for problems encountered in practice

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

Course fee: £45

How to Apply

Self-funding applicants please book online at

If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email or call 01772 893836.

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400