Introduction Courses for Nurses & HCAs

All our Introduction courses are designed to support clinicians in the work place.

June 2018

COPD Introduction

This will be our only COPD Introduction this year.
Monday 4, Jun
0930 - 1630

Spirometry Workshop

Tuesday 12, Jun
0930 - 1630

Diabetes Introduction

This introduction into diabetes is for qualified nurses and HCAs as an insight into what diabetes means and how it is treated. 'We will consider the types of diabetes, current NICE recommended treatments used and why target levels are important to try and help prevent diabetes acute and chronic complications As part of the treatment plan, we will consider the current healthy eating plan Care planning will be discussed and what this means in practice There will be plenty of time to look at case studies and chance to debate / discuss our current practice'
Friday 15, Jun
0930 - 1630

July 2018

Basic Wound Care

Thursday 12, Jul
1330 - 1630

Venepuncture Introduction

Thursday 12, Jul
0930 - 1630

September 2018

Ear Syringing Introduction/Update

HCAs can attend this course as an Update provided they have previously attended at 2 Day Introduction course (not necessarily with CTL). Nurses can attend this course either as Introduction or an Update, please state which when booking.
Tuesday 11, Sep
0930 - 1630

October 2018

BP & ECG Workshop

Thursday 4, Oct
0930 -1230

November 2018

2 Day Leg Ulcer Management, Doppler & Bandaging

Day 1
Wednesday 7, Nov
0930 - 1630
Day 2
Wednesday 14, Nov
0930 - 1630

Basic Wound Care

Thursday 8, Nov
1330 - 1630

Venepuncture Introduction

Thursday 8, Nov
0930 - 1630

Cancer a Long Term Condition - a guide for General Practice

To enhance the knowledge, skills, attitude and confidence of Practice Nurses & HCAs to take a more active role in managing cancer as a long term condition. Biology of cancer and management of - chemo, surgery and radiotherapy. Treatment side effects - short term and late effects, - physical, social & psychological. What is happening in secondary care to support cancer patients. The national picture. Survivorship agenda, holistic assessment, recovery package. How primary care can support this.
Wednesday 14, Nov
0930 - 1630

Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

Thursday 15, Nov
0930 - 1630

December 2018

Diabetes Introduction

Friday 7, Dec
0930 - 1630

January 2019

Asthma Introduction

Tuesday 22, Jan
0930 - 1630