What is RCN Learn?
Who is RCN Learn aimed at?
Why has it been developed?
How will I know the information is accurate and up to date?
The RCN and RCNi are committed to providing a quality assured, inclusive, supportive and inspirational learning environment, for the health and social care workforce who are encouraged to share their knowledge, skills and experience.
Each resource has been developed by clinical experts, and/or professional leads who are experts in a particular area. All resources have been peer-reviewed and quality assured and are regularly audited to ensure they reflect the latest evidence-based practice. Resources will be mapped to the NMC Future Nurse Standards.
What resources and courses can I access on RCN Learn?
RCN Learn offers you a wide range of resources to support your professional development, including the tools to support revalidation and career progression. Learning resources, modules and programmes count towards CPD hours of study and annual training requirements, while some larger modules may offer academic credits.
How can I search for resources and courses on RCN Learn?
What formats are the resources and courses available in?
How do I save content to my dashboard?
Access to RCN Learn
How do I access RCN Learn?
Can I access courses without being an RCN member or RCNi Plus subscriber?
Yes - there are a selection of educational products and services available for purchase without the need to be an RCN member or RCNi Plus subscriber. For example, you may be able to access larger modules and programmes of learning (some accredited).
How can I find RCN Learn via the RCN website and RCNi website?
What are the levels of access?
RCN Learn is available to RCN members, non-members, organisations, stakeholders, and RCNi Plus subscribers. Access will require registration for all users and offers the following benefits:
Users registered with a free account can access a selection of learning resources and guidelines, save resources to read later, and browse the full list of resources and courses available on RCN Learn. Registration is free, and you only need an email and password to access.
RCN members can access hundreds of learning resources and save resources to read later. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registrants may also access the RCNi Revalidation Portfolio for revalidation and to log CPD hours.
RCNi Plus subscribers can access all RCNi Plus content and save resources to read later. Subscribers can benefit from thousands of RCNi peer-reviewed articles and learning modules. Subscribers can also access their RCNi portfolio for revalidation and career development, and benefit from thousands of RCNi peer-reviewed articles and learning modules.
Who has access to the RCNi Revalidation Portfolio?
The sign-in process
Do I need different login details to access the RCN, RCN Learn and RCNi websites?
No. There will be just one set of login credentials to gain access to all RCN and RCNi webpages, and you only need to log in once in a session. You can log in with your email address or membership number.