Date lodged: 3 August 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how many health visitors have completed Registered Specialist CPH Nurse – Health Visitor training in each of the last six years.
Answered by: Shona Robison 29 August 2017
The numbers competing Registered Specialist Community Public Health Nurse – Health Visitor training in each of the last six years at 18 July 2017 is contained in the following table:
Numbers Completing Health Visitor Training
*Data from 2011 to 2015 – NHS Education for Scotland Nursing & Midwifery Annual Statistical Supplement available on request from NHS Education for Scotland
**NHS Education for Scotland management information
In addition to the above course, students can choose the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Generic course. The total number of students who completed both courses from 2011 to 2016 is 658.