Advanced Practice (Midwifery)

M.Sc/P.Grad.Dip: 2 years part-time / P.Grad.Cert: 1 year part-time


This course prepares suitably qualified, experienced midwives, who wish to pursue a career as an Advanced Midwife Practitioner, to develop their knowledge, skills and attitudes. The course provides the student with a broad-based education experience incorporating the key concepts of person centred care, autonomy and empowerment, professional ethics, consultation and collaboration and professional leadership thus enabling them to practice at the highest professional standards across the spectrum of care.

Career Opportunities 

Graduates of this course will be eligible to apply to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland for registration as a Registered Midwife Prescriber (RMP). Applicants who already have a Masters in Midwifery and who are active as a Registered Midwife Prescriber (RMP) may be eligible to complete a one year Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Practice (AMP).

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Study Advanced Practice (Midwifery/Nursing) at Trinity

Overview of Programme and Application requirements

Course Details

Next Intake

September 2023

Course Director

Prof Valerie Smith

Closing Date

30th June 2023

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Admission Requirements

Students will be required to undergo Garda Vetting, see for further details.

Course Fees

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Telephone Number

+353 01 896 2692

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