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This Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting course from Leeds Beckett University provides registered nurses and midwives with the opportunity to become a specialist community public health visitor on the third part of the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) register.

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Combining both theory-based and practice-based learning with this Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting course from Leeds Beckett University , you will examine the complexities of delivering health and social care services, especially in relation to professional health visiting. 

You will develop the confidence and expertise to be able to take on leadership roles, influencing and implementing public health policies that will help children, young people and families improve their life chances.


As a specialist community public health visitor, you will be able to work within a variety of different communities and population groups. 

You could help to meet the increased demand for primary care leaders and community public health coordinators working across a diverse range of healthcare settings. After qualifying, you could complete a dissertation in order to achieve a masters in health and community care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Building Community Capacity in Public Health
  • Understanding Social Research & Evaluation
  • Leadership, Management & Enterprise
  • Therapeutic Relationships for Healthcare Practitioners
  • Specialist Focus Health Visiting Modules:
  • Professional Development in Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Most courses don't have fixed application deadlines. But, our courses are popular - they can fill up quickly. It's best to apply as early as possible.


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Selection Criteria

We may use selection criteria based on your personal attributes; experience and/or commitment to the area of study. This information will be derived from your personal statement and reference and will only be used if you have met the general entry requirements.

  • DBS Check

Satisfactory enhanced criminal history checks will be required by all applicants prior to acceptance on the course, (processed through the University only). The University is unable to accept DBS checks obtained through another institution (this includes those registered with the DBS Update Service); the checks undertaken by the University are appropriate to the course of study and relevant regulated activity placements. 

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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