Midwifery programmes: NMBI standards and requirements
The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) is responsible for the standards and requirements for undergraduate midwife registration programmes. These are designed to provide guidance to Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and associated health care providers (AHCP) involved in the education of midwives in relation to the development, delivery and evaluation of undergraduate midwife registration programmes.
The academic standard for the programme shall be at bachelor’s degree level, Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications.
This document outlines standards and requirements for: