Nurses Certificate in Surgical Nursing
The Improve International NCert(Surgical Nursing) modular training programme has been accredited by ESVPS as being a suitable education programme based on the course content and the calibre of the tutors delivering the taught course.
Candidates are required to study all areas of the course syllabus, which comprises taught and non-taught areas. Full details of the course syllabus will be available from Improve International on registration of the course.
- Practical spot test
- Clinical Audit
- A 25 multiple choice question examination
Frequently asked questions
How long will it take?
Following course completion, candidates have up to four years to satisfy ESVPS assessment requirements and obtain the NCert.
What if I am not successful in passing one of the components of the examination?
Candidates are required to pass all components of the examination to gain the NCert(Surgical Nursing) qualification. Candidates who fail their case report will be given clear indications where they were unsuccessful and guidelines on how to complete their case report to the required standard. Candidates who are unsuccessful in the final examination will be given a breakdown of the areas they were weakest in and additional study recommended. There is a nominal fee to re-sit the final examination.
How do I get started?
Please contact us via email and we will send you a link to register.
FeesPlease contact ESVPS for information on fees.
Examination and Submission Dates
- Registration 28th March 2019
- Clinical Audit 29th August 2019
- Examination and Spot test 27th November 2019