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Building a recognised and visible advanced practitioner workforce is a priority for the NHS; there is a clear and identified need for highly experienced clinicians who are trained to an advanced level of practice.

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FAQs on the delivery and take-up of Centre endorsed credentials

These key messages and frequently-asked questions (FAQs) accompany the release of new Centre-endorsed credential specifications. The material explains the Centre’s […]

Launched today – Advanced Clinical Practice in Midwifery Capabilities Framework

Health Education England (HEE) has published the Advanced Clinical Practice in Midwifery Capabilities Framework which will enable organisations to put […]

Registration is now open for our Advancing Practice Conference 2022 – Empowering People, Transforming Care

Our flagship event, the annual conference, is our premier learning and networking opportunity at the cutting-edge of the Advancing Practice landscape is now open for registrations.

Second and third cohorts announced for the ePortfolio (supported) Route

The Centre for Advancing Practice is delighted to announce that funding has been secured for a second and third cohort to go through the ePortfolio (supported) Route.

Governance of advanced practice in health and care provider organisations

Credible governance of the processes for developing and implementing advanced practice in health and care provider organisations is central to […]

Ophthalmology Webinar May 2022

Ophthalmology Webinar May 2022- Register via the link in the document

A new ePortfolio for Advanced Practitioners launched today

A supported ePortfolio route for advanced practitioners has launched yesterday.  It will enable the education and training of Advanced Practitioners to be recognised by the Centre for Advancing Practice and help individuals working in advanced practice roles to be […]

Conference 2021

HEE’s Centre for Advancing Practice Conference 2021, Extraordinary People, Extraordinary Care, took place on 8th and 11th November 2021. This […]

Rosalind Franklin Programme – Funded places available

We are delighted to announce that we have secured funding for a number places on the NHS Leadership Academy Rosalind Franklin […]

Deep dive into the East of England (EoE) Faculty

The regional team or East of England Regional Faculty was established in January 2021. Since then, we have established Advanced Practice ICS meetings in each of the six systems. The aim is to provide oversight and strategic vision for workforce development, training, and to develop governance of the advancing roles in a consistent way.