About us

RCNi Learning is the brand new online learning resource from RCNi. RCNi Learning is designed to help nurses meet continuing professional development requirements and to help students bridge the gap between theory and practice.

RCNi Learning features 135 interactive learning modules on a wide variety of specialties, with additional content to follow. All accredited by the RCN, content is evidence-based and peer-reviewed by nursing and professional experts to ensure it promotes best practice.

RCNi Learning has been created with you in mind. It's simple to use, incorporates multimedia to deepen your understanding, and works perfectly on your smartphone or tablet. The app lets you use it even without access to the internet, so you can learn anytime, anyplace.

UK subscribers can save their completed modules into their RCNi Portfolio as evidence for revalidation.

Subscribe here to access the full catalogue of modules.

Alternatively, you can register here for our three free modules.

Our organisation

RCNi is a wholly owned, yet independently run, subsidiary of the Royal College of Nursing. We are committed to being an essential nursing resource, inspiring and informing the whole nursing team to deliver best practice and exceptional patient care. Our resources provide nursing staff with insight and practical information to support their career development and meet revalidation requirements.

We have offices in London and Cardiff. Each of our journals has an editorial advisory board of clinical experts, many of which are international. We have an international network of sales professionals working with institutions overseas via our sales partner BMJ.

RCNi is the brand name of RCN Publishing Company Ltd. Registered office: Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G ORN, UK.

Other resources from RCNi

RCNi Journals

We publish 11 leading nursing journals. They are available in printed or as digital versions accessible via any device. RCNi Journals all contain relevant news and analysis, latest best practice and double-blind peer reviewed clinical and research articles written by experts in their fields.

Among these is Nursing Standard, our flagship weekly journal, read by more nurses than any other nursing weekly outside of the United States.  Nursing Standard covers all nursing issues and specialties and has a history of campaigning to support nursing professionals.

Our other journals are all dedicated to a particular nursing specialty:

Cancer Nursing Practice is the leading journal dealing with all aspects of cancer and palliative care in children and adults.

Emergency Nurse provides timely information about treatments, techniques, research and evidence based practice to professionals working in urgent care settings everywhere.

Evidence-Based Nursing collates and reviews the latest and most important research papers on evidence based practice from around the world.

Learning Disability Practice is a unique journal aimed at professionals working with people with intellectual disabilities in all settings, and promoting best practice in care.

Mental Health Practice covers all aspects of mental health nursing and patient care.

Nursing Children and Young People provides information and best practice for nurses and students working with babies, children and teenagers.

Nursing Management focuses on management trends and best practice in nursing leadership.

Nursing Older People contains essential information for nursing professionals working with older people.

Nurse Researcher is the only international journal publishing invaluable practical information on different methodologies of research in nursing.

Primary Health Care contains authoritative content for nurses working in community and primary care settings.

rcni.com

An RCNi Journal subscription comes with unlimited access to the following resources on rcni.com:

RCNi Hub – our online community forum is a safe platform for nursing professionals everywhere to exchange ideas, opinions, inspiration and advice

CPD articles – access thousands of peer-reviewed continuing professional development articles that cover every specialism

Interactive CPD – we have over 600 interactive CPD exercises that you can complete and save to your portfolio as evidence of personal learning

Students – our dedicated student section contains invaluable support, advice and clinical materials ideal for students doing research, on placement, studying or about to qualify

FREE to view (requires registration):

Daily news – we publish news as it happens along with insightful analysis and opinion

Opinion – insightful comment and reflection about nursing and health care. Our contributors come from all levels of the health professions (and elsewhere)

Revalidation - Our revalidation section provides nurses and midwives with everything they need to know about the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s revalidation requirements for remaining on the register

RCNi Portfolio

RCNi Portfolio is available on its own or part of an RCNi Journal or RCNi Learning (UK only) subscription. Our portfolio has been built around the NMC’s specific revalidation requirements so nurses can easily store and track their evidence. RCNi Portfolio also comes with 50 interactive training exercises that helps nurses build their personal CPD hours right away.

RCNi Events

Jobs Fairs

We organise five recruitment fairs annually. These events are an opportunity to meet employers face to face and to attend our free seminars about finding a job and revalidation. You can find out how to register for these events through our RCNi careers section plus access other valuable content about developing your career. We also have a dedicated Jobs Fair website.

Nurse Awards

We organise an annual Nurse Awards that recognises, rewards and showcases incredible commitment, innovation and excellence in nursing practice. Entries can be self-nominated or nominated by a colleague and the Awards culminate in a glittering ceremony attended by nursing VIPs. Award winners go on to inspire others with their work and influence politicians and senior healthcare figures. Information about entering the Awards and about previous winners’ work can now be found on RCNi, or via the dedicated Nurse Awards website.

Revalidation Webinars

We host regular webinars on revalidation to help nurses understand the process and how it will affect them. The webinars include an overview of the process, a question and answer session with our revalidation expert and an introduction to RCNi Portfolio.

RCNi Books

The Principles of Nursing Practice

Developed by the Royal College of Nursing in collaboration with patient and service organisations. This essential guide comprises a nine-part series describing the Principles of Nursing Practice.

Safeguarding adults at risk

Recognising abuse of older people is not easy. The Safeguarding adults at risk book focuses specifically on nurses' care, roles and responsibilities when dealing with older people who might be at risk.

A Time to Speak: Diary of an NHS Whistle blower

An account of what happened as Graham Pink tried to uphold the nurses' Code of Conduct and make a stand on behalf of his vulnerable patients.

Nurses' Voices from the Northern Ireland Troubles

Over the course of 30 years, more than 3,600 people were killed and tens of thousands injured during The Troubles in Northern Ireland. For the healthcare professionals who cared for the victims, the worst of times brought out the best in people.

RCNi Careers

RCN Bulletin

RCN Bulletin places the latest nursing job vacancies in front of all RCN members every month.

rcnbulletinjobs.co.uk

rcnbulletinjobs.co.uk connects nurses and healthcare professionals to the best nursing vacancies in the UK and abroad. With a wide selection of nursing jobs available, RCN Bulletin Jobs is the only website you’ll need to find the nursing job that’s right for you.

Our organisation

RCNi is a wholly owned, yet independently run, subsidiary of the Royal College of Nursing. We have offices in London and Cardiff. Each of our journals has an editorial advisory board of clinical experts, many of which are international. We have an international network of sales professionals working with institutions overseas via our sales partner BMJ.

RCNi is the brand name of RCN Publishing Company Ltd. Registered office: Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G ORN, UK.

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