Clinical Governance

Policy Audit

Contributes 1 hour to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes an in-depth look at a range of skills and techniques for policy audit.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more, you pass the course and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. 

If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and retake the assessment when you feel confident.


This course aims to consider a range of skills and techniques for policy audit for the introduction of quality improvement measures.


Learners will be able to:

  • Specify the purpose of quality audit processes
  • Identify techniques for gathering and auditing relevant information
  • Explore staff involvement in the auditing processes
  • Define the role of quality circles for whole team participation in quality development initiatives

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • How to develop the practice’s policy audit processes
  • Requirements for keeping effective records of audit processes
  • Use of reflective learning to strengthen the quality of care