Healthy School 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 School Child | Essential healthcare training

Healthy School Child programme healthcare e-learning course
  • Multidisciplinary learning for healthcare professionals working with school-age children
  • Highly engaging content with photographs, questions and case studies
  • Written and peer-reviewed by leading child health experts

Multi-professional learning on child health and wellbeing

The Healthy School Child Programme is designed for healthcare professionals who care for children aged 5 to 12.

This comprehensive e-learning resource explores the role of the school-based team in assessing and supporting the health needs of children. It covers a wide range of topics, including common medical and development issues, communicating with children and special needs. The high-quality content is relevant to school nurses, general practitioners (family medical practitioners) and paediatricians.

Comprehensive training on child health issues

The programme is packed with interactive features, such as case studies and self-assessment questions, to stimulate thinking and reinforce understanding on key themes. Written by leading child health experts, the programme has been developed in the UK by a consortium led by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

Easy online access

This learning resource is available online so you can study at home, in work or even on the move and fit the learning around your busy professional life. It can be used in conjunction with the other programmes in the Healthy Child 0-18 Series: the Healthy Child Programme (0 to 5 years) and the Adolescent Health Programme (13 to 18 years).

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Access to the full programmeCost
Single-user access for 12 months £50*

*excluding VAT where applicable

To purchase a licence, please click on the Buy Now button below. Multiple or multi-year licences are available. Please contact us for further details.

Buy the full Healthy Child series at a discounted rate

The full suite of Healthy Child e-learning programmes (including Healthy Child, Healthy School Child and Adolescent Health) can be purchased at a discounted rate of £150 (+VAT). This represents a significant saving on the cost of buying the programmes individually.

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Special programme offerCost

Full Healthy Child series

  • Healthy Child (0 to 5)
  • Healthy School Child (5 to 12)
  • Adolescent Health (13+)

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Access for NHS staff

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