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Join free nursing courses online

This collection of free online nursing courses is designed for nursing continuing professional development (CPD) and nursing training.

Developed by leading medical schools and universities, these courses will help you understand nursing as a profession, and take a look at the latest research and advice on patient care. Through the courses, you can:

Explore the impact of nursing

Understand the history of nursing, and how innovation and changes to healthcare delivery worldwide will affect nursing in the future. Find out how modern, innovative nursing has a direct impact on the quality of people’s lives.

Learn about the latest trends in nursing, looking at topics such as compassionate care; how to help patients self-manage their conditions; and the growth of exercise prescription - using physical activity to treat and prevent disease.

Learn with academic experts and nursing practitioners

On every course, you will learn with academic experts and practising clinicians from some of the world’s best universities and medical schools. But you’ll also be able to meet and share experiences with other nurses and patients worldwide.