The HFMA has a wide range of education, training and career development offerings to support NHS finance staff and other managers and budget holders working within the health service. Whether you want to complete online bitesize courses, a full diploma qualification, or explore training opportunities for staff in your organisation, there is something for you. Find out more below about the different options available.
HFMA qualifications March intake
Applications are still open for our March 2024 intake. There are a range of bursary funding options available.
Online learning and qualifications
Find out more about our extensive range of online bitesize courses and professional qualifications in healthcare business and finance subjects.
HFMA bitesize provides a range of online CPD accredited courses, covering essential healthcare business and finance subjects. Courses vary in level.
Our qualifications and online courses support both finance professionals and other managers and clinicians across primary and secondary care, to develop the right skills to effectively manage the healthcare business.
Bursaries and funding
Bursaries are currently available for the HFMA qualifications, via the South West, East of England and Midlands Regional Finance Academies. Find out more about how to apply for funding.
Professional development and training
We offer a range of different professional development programmes and training for individuals and NHS organisations.
HFMA coaching is an independent coaching service dedicated to healthcare leaders. Working with an HFMA coach will create space to build the clarity, insights and tools that you need to boost your performance and impact.
Our free mentoring service is available to all full HFMA members, and individuals from ONF level 1 accredited organisations.
The HFMA's NHS operating games are unique and interactive training days for NHS staff and suppliers. The operating games give the perfect balance of knowledge transfer, real life examples and fun to deliver training sessions that improve financial awareness and collaboration.
Our 3 year NHS training scheme based on work placements in a variety of healthcare organisations within your region. Find out more about outstanding development opportunities which will challenge you and reward you every day.
Supporting and developing the NHS Finance community. One NHS Finance brings together three national programmes: Future-Focused Finance, the National Finance Academy, and the Finance Innovation Forum. Find out more about what programmes ONF offer.
SDN provides NHS organisations with comprehensive and relevant staff development opportunities, designed specifically to meet the needs of your staff, tailored to your region. Register for SDN events across the South West, South East and Midlands regions at the One NHS Finance website.
NHS finance jobs
Find your next career move with the HFMA jobs board, or advertise a job for your NHS organisation.