• Course

4.5 hours

Practice nurses, Other healthcare professionals


On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Identify the causes and consequences of childhood obesity and how to diagnose and prevent it
  • Use the “6As” model of counselling to better manage paediatric obesity
  • Understand recent evidence regarding the management of children with feverish illness and apply this knowledge to your practice
  • Understand the clinical features, investigations, and management of a child with a UTI in the acute and long term setting
  • Know the current immunisation schedule for children, contraindications of immunisation, and be able to explain the myths around immunisation to parents.


Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning courses 5.5 credits, 5:30 hours This course is accredited to the combined value of the modules it contains.