Health Visiting FAQs
Q – Do I have to undertake a clinical attachment/placement?
Yes. The placement area depends on your past experience. You may want a clinical
placement close to home but you can practice in other trusts – the Higher Education Institute
will arrange this.
Q – How many clinical hours do I need to complete?
This depends on the length of time you have been out of practice for courses at Teesside
University. At Northumbria University all lapsed registrants have to do 100 hours in the first
Q –Does the RTP course guarantee me employment when completed?
The course does not guarantee employment but it reactivates your professional registration so
you can apply for advertised vacancies.