The phrase ‘I want to be a nurse when I grow up’ is not one that we hear youngsters shouting from the roof tops these days. Yet the love we have with the image and the reality of the nurse as a role and a person has never been higher rated. However, it is now impossible to be just a nurse – there are so many different streams within the healthcare industry. There are fantastic e-earning and online platforms directly geared to the provision of nurse and healthcare training. Geriatric and dementia care, and allied to that would be nutrition and ongoing health training, eventually leading on to end of life care. then of course we have the other end of the life cycle – where it all starts in fact. Midwifery is a very highly skilled nursing role – The training is exhaustive and thorough so that every parent to be is fully confident that they will receive the very best care during pregnancy, delivery and those precious months afterwards. To ensure each nurse and midwife offers this excellence, they require and get thorough online update training at regular intervals.