Technical Skills for Care Workers

Courses that we deliver Non-accredited short courses Technical Skills for Care Workers

This technical skills course is suitable for Enrolled Nurses, Care Workers and for Nursing students.

About this course
This course is aimed at Care Workers and Enrolled Nurses who wish to maintain or refresh their skills.

The workshop includes

  • Vital signs including temperature, heart rate, respiratory rate and blood pressure.
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Tube feeding
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Compression stockings
  • Urinalysis
  • Stoma Care
  • Catheter care
  • Basic wound care
  • Oral care


Course Structure
This course is a full day course consisting of theory, practical skills, scenarios and activities.
A Statement of Participation is issued on completion.

Professional Development
Enrolled nurses may claim 6.5 hours of PD for this course

What do I need to do to enrol?
Contact us for details and to confirm your place.

 

Enrolment requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Course structure

Frequently asked questions
How is the course constructed? The clinical skills course is run from 9.00am to 4.00pm and includes both theory and practical assessment.
How often is the course run?
Monthly or more often as required.

This course can also be conducted onsite at workplaces if appropriatefacilities are available and a minimum number of attendees is achieved.

Costs

Fees are payable on booking your attendance