CALHN Nursing Education Courses

Annual Update Day

Program Outline

The Annual Update Day is primarily aimed at Nursing Staff whom work as a casual, weekends only, permanent night duty, return-to-work and staff in areas who do not have access to traditional ‘double-staff’ time.

Content Covered

Current CALHN strategies that affect nursing practice, including but not limited to:

  • Practical basic life support
  • Practical manual tasks
  • Medication safety
  • Complex behaviours - de-escalation
  • Hospital acquired infections
  • Towards zero harm / Communicating for safety
  • Update / Sunrise tips and tricks
  • Wellbeing and self care

Course Pre-Requisites:

Please ensure you have updated the modules listed within the last 12 months prior to attending the workshop.

They can be accessed on Learning Central (Refer to Learning Central for additional CALHN Mandatory Learning)

1. Medication Safety 
https://lms.learningcentral.org.au/totara/program/view.php?id=13

2. Fire & Emergency Safety
https://lms.learningcentral.org.au/totara/program/view.php?id=8

3. Manual Tasks Theory
https://lms.learningcentral.org.au/totara/program/view.php?id=11

4. Basic Life Support Theory
https://lms.learningcentral.org.au/course/view.php?id=416

5. Introduction to Challenging Behaviours - Mandatory completion before attending
https://lms.learningcentral.org.au/course/view.php?id=369&section=0

Open to all Nursing Staff across CALHN

2021 DATES (0800hrs to 1600hrs)

Thursday 15th April - TQEH - Applications are now closed

Friday 23rd April - RAH - Applications are now closed

Thursday 13th May - TQEH - Applications close 30 April 2021
Thursday 27th May - RAH - Applications close 14 May 2021
Tuesday 15th June - RAH - Applications close 4 June 2021
Thursday 24th June - TQEH - Applications close 11 June 2021
Thursday 1st July - RAH - Applications close 18 June 2021
Wednesday 28th July - TQEH - Applications close 16 July 2021
Friday 6th August - RAH - Applications close 23 July 2021
Wednesday 25th August - TQEH - Applications close 13 August 2021
Tuesday 21st September - RAH - Applications close 10 September 2021
Tuesday 12th October - TQEH - Applications close 1 October 2021
Friday 29th October - RAH - Applications close 15 October 2021
Tuesday 2nd November - TQEH - Applications close 22 October 2021
Thursday 18th November - RAH - Applications close 5 November 2021
Wednesday 1st December - RAH - Applications close 19 November 2021 

Application form

Return completed registration form to: NursingEducation.Applications@sa.gov.au

Incomplete forms will be returned to the applicant and bookings will not be processed until the form is complete. 

 

For more information please contact:

Ann McPhedran - Nurse Educator

Ann.McPhedran@sa.gov.au

Ph: 8222 7224 I  Pager: 47671