Midwife post-RGN programme registration: standards and requirements

midwife post-rgn registration coverThese standards and requirements set out the educational standards and requirements for midwife post-RGN registration education programme. They are an addendum to the standards and requirements for midwife registration education programme.

These are designed to provide guidance to education providers and health care institutions involved in the education of nurses in relation to the development, delivery and evaluation of midwife post-RGN registration programmes.

The minimum academic standard for the programme shall be at the higher diploma level, Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications.


The document outlines:

  • Minimum entry requirements.
  • Syllabus / indicative content.
  • Theoretical and clinical instruction.
  • Standards for the approval of educational programmes.

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Midwife Registration Education Post-RGN Programme Standards and Requirements

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