Immunisation foundation course for registered nurses- 16 CPD hours!

The Trainer

Julie Hardman – One of the first qualified practice nurses in the UK. She then went on to become a Practice Nurse trainer, then a lead for
Practice Nurses in a PCG & PCT.
She has worked within quality and education, and helped to develop the
National Curriculum for Immunisers with Public Health England and also
helped with the HCA curriculum.
Julie was a nurse for 44 years and has also been a midwife. She has been
teaching Imms and Vacs for over 24 years. With a degree in General Practice Nursing, a Masters in Education and
currently a Nurse Lecturer on the NMC register, your training is in safe hands
with Julie!


Be able to provide accurate and up to date information about diseases and vaccines

Provide a safe, effective and high standard of care.

To learn how to administer Flu, Covid, Shingles, Pneumococcal, Travel and Childhood vaccinations


  • The aims of Immunisation: national policy and schedules
  • The immune system and how vaccines work
  • Vaccine preventable diseases
  • The different types of vaccines used and their composition
  • Current issues and controversies regarding immunisation
  • Communication with patients and parents
  • Legal aspects of vaccination
  • Medicines management – Storage and handling of vaccines
  • Correct administration of vaccines
  • Anaphylaxis and other adverse events
  • Documentation, record keeping and reporting
  • Strategies for improving immunisation rates

The price

This course costs £300+VAT per person for a full 2 day course, however, if you are interested in booking a bespoke course for your company, we are very happy to discuss discounts. Please contact us at

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