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Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses - 30 CPD Accredited CSTF Aligned E-Learning Courses

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£49.99 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
8 hours
No formal qualification
30 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses - 30 CPD Accredited CSTF Aligned E-Learning Courses

Welcome to MHC Training Solutions' online Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses Package. These e-learning courses are suitable for nurses working in clinical settings NHS Trusts, private hospitals, agency nurses and the community.

Study method - Online, self-paced (8 study hours)

Course format - Online (24/7 access), modular

Course Duration - Part-time (1 year access)

Qualification - Certificate of completion

Course Delivery – via desktop PC/MAC, laptops, tablets or smart phones

This Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses Package was developed to meet the required learning outcomes in the Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), Resuscitation Council (UK), the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) revalidation and NMC Code of Professional Conduct and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) recommendations for health and social care providers.

Online assessment

On completion of each of these Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses, you will be required to complete an online assessment (pass mark of 80%).

If you don't pass the first, don't worry! You can take the online test as many times as you need with no extra charge.


On successful completion of each of the Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses, you will be able to download, save and/or print a quality assured CPD certificate. Our CPD certificate can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit (recognised internationally).

All of our online training courses and programs are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Course aims and objectives

MHC Training Solutions' online Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses Package for registered nurses helps nursing staff to meet the statutory requirements of the NHS and private healthcare sector and professional code of conduct, including:

  • Standards set by the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) and Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
  • The Care Quality Commission (CQC) guidance for nurses and nursing locums
  • Skills for Health's UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF)
  • NHS frameworks' guidance for locum and agency nurses

Why is Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses important?

This Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses e-learning package for nurses covers all the legislative and medico-legal requirements for nurses to work safely and efficiently, as well as minimising litigation.

Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses - meeting employers' legal obligations

MHC Training Solutions' Agency Nurses Online Mandatory Training courses help UK employers and employees alike to fulfill their legislative obligations. Our mandatory and statutory courses for agency nurses provide the essential knowledge and understanding as required by regulatory authorities.

This Mandatory Training for Nurses Package for agency & locum workers e-learning package covers all the legislative and medico-legal requirements for doctors, nurses and other NHS professionals to work safely and efficiently, as well as minimising litigation.


30 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service


What is covered in this online Mandatory Training Package?

Our Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses Package covers the following modules:

  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • Key Legislation and National Guidelines
  • Understanding your Role and Responsibilities
  • Criminal Convictions
  • Fitness to Practice
  • CSTF Health and Safety and Welfare, including:
    • Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
    • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations
    • Display Screen Equipment
    • Risk Assessment
    • Waste Management
    • Bullying and Harassment
    • Stress Management
  • CSTF Information Governance CSTF, including:
    • Caldicott Principles
    • Confidentiality
    • Information Security
    • Data Protection
    • Record Management
    • Counter Fraud
  • Documentation and Record Keeping
  • CSTF Conflict Resolution CSTF, including:
    • Effective Communication
    • Handling Violence & Aggression
    • Managing Risk, Minimising Restraint
    • Lone Workers
  • Complaints Handling
  • Consent Training
  • CSTF Equality, Diversity and Human Rights
  • CSTF Safeguarding Adults Levels 1, 2 & 3
  • CSTF Safeguarding Children Levels 1, 2 & 3
  • CSTF Preventing Radicalisation Levels 1 & 2
  • Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)
  • Mental Health Act
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Learning Disability Awareness
  • Dementia Awareness
  • CSTF Infection Prevention and Control Levels 1 & 2, including:
    • MRSA
    • Blood Borne Viruses
    • Exposure Prone Procedures
    • Spillages and Body Fluids
    • Sharps Management
    • Clinical Waste Management
  • Food Safety Awareness Levels 1 & 2
  • CSTF Fire Safety Awareness
  • Manual Handling Objects Level 1
  • CSTF Moving and Handling of People Levels 1 & 2
  • CSTF Resuscitation - Basic Life Support (BLS) Levels 1 & 2, including:
    • National Early Warning Score (NEWS)
    • SBAR
    • First Response

You will be provided with all the individual modules listed below. You can however choose the statutory and mandatory training modules that are most suited to your specific clinical environment. If you are a locum doctor, locum AHP or agency nurse, please check with your locum or nursing agency agency regarding the specific mandatory training modules you require to meet the compliance requirements.

What is the Skills for Health’s UK ‘Core Skills Training Framework’?

There is increasing recognition that there are wide variations in the quality and consistency of healthcare training provided across the UK.To minimise these challenges, MHC Training Solutions works with various UK health and social care organisations to develop statutory and mandatory training courses in line with Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF).

This includes mandatory training courses in the Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework – CSTF Statutory Mandatory Training Subject Guide Version 1.3 , Skills for Health Clinical Care UK Core Skills Training Framework Subject Guide April 2015 and other awareness courses for health and social care workers.This mandatory training for agency nurses E-Learning package was developed in line with the Skills for Health CSTF learning outcomes.


It is beneficial to also look at the following courses:

  • CPD Courses for NMC Revalidation for Nurses

Why choose MHC Training Solutions’ online training courses?

MHC Training Solutions is a leading provider of accredited mandatory training courses including health and safety courses, healthcare training courses, health and social care training courses, home care training, online training courses, management courses and clinical skills workshops among many others.

There are other benefits of choosing MHC Training Solutions’ as your e-learning training provider, including:

  • It is a National Skills Academy for Health national delivery partner
  • free blended learning environment for individuals and meeting UK compliance requirements
  • An approved UK training centre
  • Over 1000 online CPD courses
  • Internationally recognized CPD certificates
  • SCORM compliant e-Learning courses
  • TIN CAN compliant e-Learning courses
  • organizations to support existing training
  • competitively priced online training courses
  • immediate access to online learning materials
  • minimize travel costs and man hour costs of classroom training
  • minimize hours and days spent away in classroom training
  • download or print CPD certificates on completion
  • UK accredited e-learning provider
  • Ofqual accredited qualifications
  • Free blended learning environment to support existing training
  • Substantial cost reductions (no travel fees & other expenses)
  • Embrace the benefits of e-Learning for healthcare providers
  • Online training only takes as long as the learners needs
  • Low carbon footprint through e learning
  • Repository of online learning materials and assessment
  • Fully qualified and experienced trainers, instructors and assessors
  • Subject matter experts and content developers
  • Convert your existing classroom courses to e-learning courses
  • All training courses based on latest guidance and best practice

Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses - 30 CPD Accredited CSTF Aligned E-Learning Courses

Who is this course for?

Who is this online Mandatory Training Package for?

This Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses Package should be completed by registered nurses, agency and bank nurses working in NHS Trusts and private hospitals, including:

  • Registered General Nurses (RGNs)
  • Registered Mental Health Nurses (RMNs)
  • Registered Learning Disability Nurses
  • Locum and Agency Nurses
  • Bank and Temporary Nurses



To complete these Mandatory Training for Nurses, you will need access to a computer device, e.g., desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone device.

Career path

Career path

Our Mandatory Training for Agency Nurses are suitable for:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • General Nurses (RGNs)
  • Mental Health Nurses (RMNs)
  • Learning Disability Nurses
  • Locum and Agency Nurses
  • Those who are looking to improve their knowledge of the subject area
  • Those whose jobs require periodic continuing professional development (CPD)

Questions and answers

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Lynn asked:

Are there any other costs involved with this course other than the initial fee for example to have the certificate or book requirements etc?


Good afternoon Lynn, Thank you for your question. Please note that there are no any other cots involved with this course other than the initial fee. You only pay the indicated price for the online course materials, assessment and certification. Should you require any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. Kind regards, Rita Imperium Edge Support Team

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.