Within the legislation establishing NIPEC as an executive
Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB) there is a responsibility to
- Promote the professional development of Nurses and Midwives.
- Provide advice and information on matters relating to
nursing and midwifery.
Within NI, Nursing/Midwifery courses are held at the three
universities, Nursing Education & Development Consortium North &
West, the Beeches Management Centre, and RCN as listed below.
Queen's University of Belfast
University of Ulster
Nursing Education And Development Consortium
North And West
(based at Altnagelvin Hospital and Antrim Hospital)
(based at Craigavon
Area Hospital and Knockbracken)
Contact details for these organisation, are available by
here. You will also find additional
information in the