HFMA Intermediate Qualifications


Explore our intermediate qualifications

Choose to study one module for a certificate or three modules for a full diploma (3 modules) to suit your individual career path. The programme covers key aspects of healthcare such as how finance works, management skills and governance in the NHS. All qualifications are delivered online with regular weekly live evening sessions from tutors, providing a flexible approach to studying alongside your busy career work commitments.

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Intermediate diploma in healthcare business and finance

This flexible diploma programme has been carefully designed with NHS partners to help learners develop their knowledge and skills of the fundamentals of NHS business and finance.


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Who is it for?

The HFMA intermediate qualifications have been designed for professionals who feel they could benefit from a greater understanding of the fundamentals of healthcare business and finance. They offer significant value to those already working in finance or administration as well as clinicians, contract or project managers and those involved in corporate governance. They also offer possible progression onto HFMA's advanced qualifications with a route into an MBA in healthcare finance.

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Governance and risk management in the NHS

Consider how planning, reporting and governance arrangements help NHS organisations to develop a framework for decisions

Intermediate award course

from £699 +VAT

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How finance works in the NHS

Learn about the ways that healthcare in the UK is structured and funded

Intermediate certificate course

from £850 +VAT

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Management skills

Gain greater self-awareness and understanding of relevant skills that will enable you to manage and lead effectively

Intermediate award course

from £699 +VAT

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