Updates and Announcements

Keep up to date with updates and announcements from the NMC.


Updated Candidate Preparation Materials

   14 June 2021

Read about the latest additions and updates to ToC support materials.


Latest updates on transitioning to new Test of Competence

   5 May 2021

Link to the new Test of Competence 2021.





OSCE Support Materials

   1 April 2021


Ulster CTC Update - 26 January 2021 - Attending the CTC

   24 February 2021

More information about our measures and guidelines on campus for attending the CTC



NMC Update - 03 Nov 2020

   24 February 2021

The NMC webpage has been updated in regards to the latest government announcement.



Timing change to Assessment Station

   24 February 2021

In response to feedback from candidates, Trusts and Agencies in tandem with test centre examiner observations, the timing for the assessment station is increasing from 10 minutes to 12 minutes.


Postponement of the New ToC

   24 February 2021

The NMC have confirmed the new ToC will be postponed until April 2021, the webpages confirming the new go live date and been updated.


Post COVID 19 OSCE Review

   24 February 2021

Due to COVID 19 a number of minor amendments have been made to the Test of Competence (ToC).


Update: Ulster CTC

   24 February 2021


New Flow information for Candidates

   24 February 2021


Changes to Skills Timings

   24 February 2021

Changes to Skills Timings


New Skills / Scenarios

   24 February 2021


New Adult Nursing Scenario and Skill

   24 February 2021


Change to Station timings

   24 February 2021


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