Healthy Child Programme E-learning Course

This high-quality resource has been developed by leading child health experts in the UK. Accessible online, it is an ideal learning resource for busy healthcare professionals.

Lisa Bayliss-Pratt
Director of Nursing, Health Education England

Healthy Child Programme | Training for healthcare professionals

Healthy Child programme healthcare e-learning course
  • Relevant to all healthcare professionals who work with children globally
  • Comprehensive training that covers all aspects of child health
  • Developed by leading child health experts in the UK

Multi-professional training in child health

The Healthy Child Programme is a high-quality learning resource for healthcare practitioners who care for young children under the age of five. It is ideally suited to health visitors, nurses, midwives, general practitioners, paediatricians, obstetricians, dieticians and speech/language therapists. 

A comprehensive course for health visitors, doctors and nurses globally

The programme covers a wide range of topics, including health promotion, common health issues, positive parenting, development and behaviour, language and safeguarding. The learning content is highly engaging, with animations, videos, case studies and questions to help stimulate reflective thinking and support your learning. There are also links to further recommended reading resources.

Convenient, easy access

Developed in the UK, the programme has been written by a team of authors and editors drawn from across the healthcare professions. Accessible online, the course material can be used in conjunction with the other programmes in the Healthy Child 0-18 Series: the Healthy School Child Programme (5 to 12 years) and the Adolescent Health Programme (13 to 18 years).

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Healthy Child - Single-user access for 12 months £75* ah 1

Full Healthy Child series

Special Offer, usually £225


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Multiple or multi-year licences are available. Please contact us for further details.

Access for NHS staff

If you work for the NHS and have an NHS email address, please register for the programme via: