CALHN Nursing Education Courses

Wound Study Days / Workshops 2021 (CALHN)

Aim

CALHN Wound Program Study Days / Workshops aim to improve patient outcomes by increasing the clinical and professional knowledge and practice of wound management.

A blended learning approach is offered with pre-requisites and/or optional self-directed learning opportunities. On acceptance of application the pre-requisites are to be emailed to successful applicants

 

Audience:

Open to CALHN Skin and Wound Assessment Team (SWAT) clinicians and / or other clinicians with an interest in an identified topic related to their work area.

Clinicians with an interest in a SWAT Portfolio can find additional information here 


2021 Study Days and Dates


Skin and Wound Basics Workshop

Introduction to assessment, product choice, pressure injuries and skin tear management

NOTE: Attendance is a mandatory to become a CALHN SWAT Nurse

 DATE OF PROGRAM

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

TIME

  16 April 2021

TQEH

COURSE FULL

0800 - 1600

  08 July 2021

TQEH

COURSE FULL

0800 - 1600

  01 October 2021

RAH

01 September 2021

0800 - 1600

Click here for Skin & Wound Basics Application

Advanced Pressure Injury Workshop (LIMITED to SWAT Nurses)

Increased awareness of pressure Injury pathophysiology and staging including device-related pressure injuries. Best practice including equipment and nutrition.

 DATE OF PROGRAM

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

TIME

  25th May 2021

  RAH

  23 April 2021

0800 - 1600

  27th May 2021

  TQEH

  23 April 2021

0800 - 1600

Click here for Advance Pressure Injury Application


Medical Wound Management Study Day

Wound management in the Medical patient including stoma care, pressure injury, skin care and other wound-related issues.

 DATE OF PROGRAM

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

TIME

  29 June 2021

TQEH

  01 June 2021

0800 - 1530

Click here for Medical Wound Management Application

Surgical Wound Management Study Day

Wound management in the Surgical patient including stoma care, surgical site infections pressure injury and other wound-related issues.

 DATE OF PROGRAM

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

TIME

  13 October 2021

RAH

14 September 2021

0800 - 1530

Click here for Surgical Wound Application

Leg Ulcer Workshop

Leg ulcer differentiation, assessment and management, including bandaging workshop

 DATE OF PROGRAM

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

TIME

  12 May 2021

RAH

12 April 2021

0800 - 1530

   04 August 2021

TQEH

02 July 2021

0800 - 1530

Click here for Leg Ulcer workshop Application


Negative Pressure Therapy Skills Training

Refer to Negative Pressure Course page 

NOTE: Attendance is a mandatory to become a CALHN SWAT Nurse