How to become a midwife in the UK

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If you want to know more about how to become a midwife, then you’ve come to the right place. This section contains several in-depth articles about starting your journey into midwifery.

Becoming a midwife means undertaking professional education at degree level. Some midwives are qualified nurses who have chosen to change career direction and undertake the extra study necessary to be registered as a midwife. Others begin their career by working their way up via a range of roles, such as support roles that do not require qualifications, before going on to study for a registered midwifery degree.

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