Continuing Education

To enrol for this course please go to the Workday link on the intranet. You will be automatically logged in to Workday (If you are using a shared computer, you must log into the computer with your own network username and password).

Click the Learning Application to access your training. Then go to "Search Learning". In the search icon type in the course title as follows: SVHM Intraveonus Cannulation Workshop. Part 2 of 2. (Practical)

2021 Courses, Workshops and Study Days - A to Z

2-Day ECG Course

The Online ECG course is aimed at registered nurses who care for patients with cardiac monitoring and who are interested in developing their knowledge base and skills when interpreting 12 lead ECG's.

The Course is an 8 week self paced program and it is anticipated that you will be able to commit to 1-1.5hrs per week to complete the components. 

The course cover the following concepts:

The Cardiac Conduction System and Cardiac Monitoring
AV Blocks
Atrial Arrhythmias
Ventricular Arrhythmias
12 Lead ECG and Axis Interpretation
Ischemia and Infarction
Bundle Branch Blocks
Miscellaneous Conditions

You will undertake the course utilising OneNote Classroom under the guidance of a cardiac mentor. The material will also be reinforced with tutorial sessions.

This course costs $50 to undertake but is free for current critical care postgraduate nursing students and critical care PDY participants (please discuss this with your local educators).

To enroll in this course we will direct you away from this site and you will be required to register and pay via our trybooking link. Further information will be supplied to you prior to the commencement date.

Once you have attended this course, your workday training record will be updated by the Education and Learning team.

Please enroll in this course via the following link REGISTRATION

Recognising & Responding to Deterioration in Mental/Physical State

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Advanced Life Support

This study day is most suitable for SVHM staff who wish to gain or consolidate knowledge and skills in adult Advanced Life Support (ALS) or those wanting a comprehensive update. 

Enrolments for this full day course are managed in the Workday Learning application. Please follow this link SVHM Advanced Life Support Study Day (Practical) to register for this training.

Advanced Life Support Refresher

This refresher session is designed for SVHM staff who are ALS certified and require their annual training and assessment.

Enrolments for this refresher session are managed in the Workday Learning application. Please follow this link SVHM Advanced Life Support (ALS) (Enrolment Information) to register for this training.

Advanced Practice Study Day

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note that this course will not be available in 2022.              

Renal Study Day

This one day program aims to develop knowledge base and clinical practice in nursing management of patients with renal disease.

6 CPD hours
Cost - $25 ($20 will be refunded on attendance)
This course is not available to external participants

Wednesday, 16th November, 2022

Advanced Regional Pain Management (ARPM) Course Online

The Advanced Regional and Pain Management Course (ARPMC) is a module based learning package currently available on Workday.
The topics covered in the course include pain education, epidural assessment and management, regional analgesia assessment and management, Patient Controlled Analgesia, ketamine, nausea and vomiting management. 

Ideally, any nurse caring for a patient that requires one of the above analgesic strategies should complete this course.
In particular, only those nurses that have completed the course and the practical component are accredited to give an epidural bolus as per the current hospital policy.

Once you have registered and paid via Trybooking you will receive an email with information in the following week on how to access the course. You can register in any of the dates available. 

In order for participants to become accredited all four modules must be completed. Participants must receive a 100% pass rate in order to proceed to the next module. Upon completion of all modules, participants are then required to make an appointment with an Acute Pain Service Nurse on Pager 1173 for the practical component.

Once the online modules and practical components are complete participants will be fully ARPM accredited.
Cost - $25 - Full refund on completion of course.

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ANUM Study Day

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please be advised 2022 date are yet to be confirmed.

BLS Train the Trainer

To enrol for this course please go to the Workday link on the intranet. You will be automatically logged in to Workday (If you are using a shared computer, you must log into the computer with your own network username and password).

Click the Learning Application to access your training. Then go to "Search Learning". In the search icon type in the course title as follows: SVHM Basic Life Support Train the Trainer Study Day (Practical)

Care of the Older Person Study Day

This one day program is aimed at nurses interested in developing their knowledge base and clinical practice in caring for the older person.

6 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Monday 7th November, 2022

Location
St Georges Hospital
Seminar Room, 283 Cotham Road, Kew 3101

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Deteriorating Patient Study Day

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Diabetes Update

This program allows nurses to expand their knowledge base in Diabetes Management and theory and apply this in a clinical setting.
The course will be delivered on-line with a combination of presentations presented in real time and pre-recorded and prepared programs available to be completed at learners own pace.

6 CPD hours - Equivalent to 1 study day
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Monday 18th July, 2022

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Heart Starter Study Day

This study day is a less intensive alternative to the ECG course. Designed to develop knowledge of common cardiac conditions and treatments and basic ECG interpretation. Topics include:

- Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology
- 12 Lead ECG Interpretation
- Heart Dissection
- Heart Failure
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Acute Coronary Syndrome

6 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25 ($20 will be refunded on attendance)

Friday, 28th October, 2022

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Hepatitis B Course

This one day face to face study day is aimed at staff interested in developing their knowledge base and assessment skills in caring for patients with risk factors for hepatitis.

6 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Thursday 6th October, 2022

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ICU Discovery Program

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Implanted Port Program

This workshop is designed to equip SVHM Registered Nurses and Medical Officers with the knowledge and skills required to competently access and de-access implanted venous ports (IVP).

Enrolments for this workshop are managed in the Workday Learning application. Please follow this link SVHM Implanted Port Workshop (Practical) to register for this training.

Infection Control Study Day

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note that this course will not be available in 2022.

IV Cannulation

This workshop is designed to equip SVHM employees with the knowledge and skills required to competently perform Intravenous (IV) Cannulation.

Enrolments for this workshop are managed in the Workday Learning application. Please follow this link SVHM Intravenous Cannulation Workshop (Practical) to register for this training.

Male Catheterisation

The aim of this workshop is to provide SVHM Nurses and Medical Officers with the knowledge and skill necessary to perform urinary catheterisation of male patients safely and competently.

Enrolments for this workshop are managed in the Workday Learning application. Please follow this link SVHM Male Indwelling Catheterisation (IDC) Workshop (Practical) to register for this training.

Navigating Medical Emergencies in the sub-acute setting

This one day course is aimed at nurses working in the sub-acute setting in navigating the deteriorating patient.
You will be required to attend the Education and Learning Centre for face to face education and simulation training for the entire day.

6 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
(Only for SGH and SVOP staff)
Thursday 23rd June, 2022
Monday 21st November,2022

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Neurosciences Twilight Sessions

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Pain Management Study Day

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Palliative Care Study Day

A one day face to face program aimed at nurses interested in developing their knowledge base and clinical practice in palliative care. Topics to be confirmed.

6 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Thursday, 8th September, 2022

LOCATION
Caratus Christi
Function Room, 104 Studley Park Road Kew

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Preceptorship Study Day

This program is designed to assist nurses in mentoring our junior nursing workforce. Using the preceptorship principles to enable participants to support nurses in different stages of their career development from undergraduate to postgraduate. The course will be delivered face to face for half a day with a combination of presentations presented in real-time and pre-recorded and prepared programs available to be completed at learners own pace.

6 CPD hours  - Equivalent to 1 study day
Monday 19th September, 2022
Monday 24th October, 2022
Monday 28th November, 2022

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Surviving the In Charge Shift

Thank you for your interest in this course. Please note this course will not be available in 2022.

Single Chamber Temporary Pacing Study Day

An exciting educational opportunity to up skill or refresh your knowledge on temporary pacing. Course has been designed for Registered Nurses working in ICU, CCU, Cardiothoracic and CIU

Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Friday 7th October, 2022

Registration not open until July 2022

SafeTALK/Managing Challenging Behaviours Workshop

SafeTALK is an introductory workshop that equips participants with a solid framework for identifying people at risk of suicide. It is well designed to suit nurses in their work with patients and identify those that are at risk: how to discuss the subject of suicide and how to connect someone at risk with someone who can keep them safe.

4 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25 (There is no refund on attendance for this course)
Wednesday 21st September 2022

VAC Workshop

This half day interactive workshop aims to assist nurses to develop specific wound dressing skills when caring for a patient with a VAC dressing/device.
You will be required to attend the Education and Learning Centre for face to face education.

3 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
This course is not available to external participants
Wednesday 28th September, 2022
Tuesday 8th November, 2022

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Venepuncture

Thank you for your interest in this workshop. Please note we no longer facilitate Venepuncture practical sessions. Please contact the competencies PDN in Education and Learning if you require further information on this competency.

VTE Workshop

This 3 hour face to face workshop is designed to increase knowledge and awareness of venous thromboembolism, disease state and prevalence. Participants will be able to better identify patients at risk of developing venous thromboembolism and better select appropriate prophylactic regimens.

3 CPD hours
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Wednesday 13th July, 2022
Tuesday 15th November, 2022

Wound Management Study Day

Participants will be provided with current information to apply and promote best clinical practice when managing patient wounds.
This course will be delivered on-line with a combination of presentations presented in real time and pre-recorded and prepared programs available to be completed at learners own pace.

6 CPD hours - Equivalent to 1 study day
Cost for SVHM staff - $25
$20 will be refunded on attendance
Tuesday 26th July, 2022