Are you eligible for CPD Funding?

Now that we are commencing the new academic year, it is a great time to remind all staff that the Department of Health & Social Care will be once again providing funding for eligible staff to attend CPD courses relevant to their role and development this year.

Courses can be undertaken at any UK educational institute, but training must be completed during the financial year 2023 -2024 and not exceed £333, per each member of staff.

Staff can apply for funds to cover the cost of university modules, training courses or conferences. Funding must be requested before applying for your course. The funds cannot be used for travel, accommodation, refreshments or backfill. Applications for funding are made through your Clinical Educator or Clinical Lead.

Funding is available for the following eligible groups:

Registered Nurses.

Registered Nurse Associates.


The following Allied Health Professionals:

Art therapist

Chiropodist / Podiatrist


Drama Therapist

Music Therapist


Occupational Therapist





Prosthetist / Orthotist


Speech & Language Therapist

If you think that you may be eligible and wish to claim your funding or have any queries, please contact Aidan Blunt: