Introduction Courses for Nurses & HCAsAll our Introduction courses are designed to support clinicians in the work place.
This course is designed for HCAs and Nurses new to this topic. It includes why we need spirometry, airway obstruction in asthma and COPD, identifying if it is asthma or COPD, using a spirometer in primary care and the first steps in interpretation.
Tuesday 19, Nov
0930 - 1630
This course is a basic guide to dermatology for HCAs and Nurses new to this subject. It will include: 1. Recognition of normal moles and how to recognise melanoma. 2. Recognition of normal warts, BCC's, verrucas and other more unusual growths that require referral. 3. Eczema and psoriasis in babies, children and adults - basic recognition and treatments. 4. Common rashes - how to recognise and how to treat (including common childhood diseases and notifyable diseases). 5. Psychology - coping with living with a skin complaint and how it effects families.
Thursday 23, Jan
0930 - 1630
Minor Illness Consultation Skills
Consultation skills for Minor Illness Practitioners. This course covers consultation models and skills required to assist you in gaining the maximum out of your minor illness consultations.
Friday 20, Mar