Practical Procedures and Skills for Advanced Practitioners Course – Thursday 4th May 2023 09:00-15:00 (South Tees staff only)

Available for South Tees staff only

Event details

  • Date: 04 May 2023
  • Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Address: STRIVE Academic Centre, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW
  • Category: Simulation

Booking is closed for this event

Course overview:

A one-day course that will support attendees to develop a range of clinical and practical skills. The course focuses on developing the clinical skills and competencies that are essential in advanced clinical practice

Key Learning Outcomes:

The following practical skills are covered on the course: 

  • IV cannulation including the use of ultrasound to assist insertion
  • Arterial blood gas sampling
  • Injection of local anaesthetic to skin
  • Introduction to suturing and knot tying
  • Perform and interpret peak flow
  • Interpretation of spirometry
  • Urethral catheterisation (male)
  • Urethral catheterisation (female)

Target Audience:

This course is aimed at allied health professionals and nurses who are either in advanced clinical practice training or who are preparing to develop their advanced clinical practice knowledge and skills

Education events and conferences team, STRIVE Academic Centre

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All cancellations need to be made through your account.  For those who do not attend without cancellation, your line manager will be notified and a possible charge may be incurred.  All paid events have a strict cancellations policy.

Certificates and feedback:

Upon completion of this course a certificate will be available for you to download from your account along with any other post course information.  Please ensure you complete your feedback so we are able to continuously improve our training.

Other information:

If you are a non-medical registrant who is eligible for Continual Professional Development (CPD) funding this course will account as part of your annual allowance.