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Guidance and support for student nurses and midwives during COVID-19:

HEIW guidance on how the current pandemic might affect your studies including information on:

  • your education programme
  • finance
  • what actions you may need to take
  • how you can support the health and care system during COVID-19

Emergency standards introduced by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and options available to students.

Emergency standards have been introduced to ensure that:

  • student nurses and midwives in the final six months of their programme are able to complete their training
  • education institutions are able to ensure students get appropriate support and supervision
  • students can use their use their knowledge and skills to support the care of people