How to become a health visitor
You can get into this job through:
- working towards this role
You can apply for training if you're a registered nurse or midwife. Any branch of nursing is acceptable.
You'll complete a course in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting, approved by the Nursing & Midwifery Council.
Courses can be full time or part time and last between 1 and 2 years.