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Dermatology for Community Healthcare Professionals CPD at The University of Manchester
Dermatology for Community Healthcare Professionals
Our CPD units will help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to manage skin diseases in the community.

Dermatology for Community Healthcare Professionals / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

Degree awarded
RCGP CPD points (GPs/GP trainees) or uncredited
12 hours of e-learning plus 1-day practical
Entry requirements

GPs, pharmacists and nurses must have specific professional registration and experience to apply for these units. See the Professional entry qualification section for more details.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

You can apply and pay online via the  University e-store , selecting the corresponding option for your desired learning method. Contact us if you have any problems.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications earlier if the course is full.

Cost: £250 for registered GPs and £225 for GP trainees, pharmacists, registered nurses and physician associates.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning

Course overview

RCGP and Salford Royal Foundation Trust logos
Course content is accredited by the RCGP and residential learning takes place at Salford Royal Foundation Hospital for the blended learning option.
  • Improve referral and care pathways for patients with common skin problems if you are a registered GP, GP trainee, pharmacist, registered nurse or physician associate.
  • Take one unit or combine two or all three, depending on your interests.
  • Earn CPD points through our RCGP -accredited curriculum.
  • Learn in new purpose-built educational facilities at Salford Royal Foundation Hospital through our blended learning option.


The fees below relate to the price per unit taken. Units can be taken as standalone courses or in any combination as desired.

  • Online learning only: £200 per unit
  • Blended learning: Registered GPs - £300 per unit, all other applicants - £250 per unit

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health