Immunisation and Vaccination Training

This course will familiarise participants with current vaccinations, administration of vaccinations and a brief overview of the emergency management of anaphylaxis.

Suitable for: GPs, registered nurses and experienced health care assistants.

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AIM

To provide an immunisation update on the latest developments and vaccination specifically relating to children and travel. The course is interactive and includes workshops and discussion.

OBJECTIVES

  • Identify the role and importance of immunisation update and vaccination.
  • Identify the aims of immunisation, describe national policy and schedules and deal with variations to the schedule.
  • Outline the legal framework of Immunisation.
  • Outline the correct storage and holding of immunisations.
  • Highlight importance of patient consent and recording.
  • Outline a brief overview of the management of anaphylaxis.

Please note: Delegates must have previous experience in administering injections before attending this training.

For those that have had no previous experience in administering immunisations/vaccinations, following this training delegates would need to shadow a qualified member of staff administering immunisations/vaccinations in their work place and then be supervised administering immunisations/vaccinations themselves until deemed competent by their supervisor.

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Describe the Childhood Immunisation schedule for 2019.
  • Review recent issues relating to vaccination schedules.
  • Describe travel vaccines available.
  • Critically analyse best methods used in the administration of vaccinations.
  • Discuss storage (including cold chain), holding, consent and recording.
  • Discuss the legal aspects of PGDs.
  • Manage anaphylaxis according to Resuscitation Council UK guidelines (2008).
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2

Sep

Immunisations and vaccinations

Belfast

£144.00

Wednesday, 2 September 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

  • £144.00 incl. VAT

Wed 2 Sep 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

This course will familiarise participants with current vaccinations, administration of vaccinations and a brief overview of the emergency management of anaphylaxis. Delegates must have previous experience in administering injections before attending this training. For those that have had no previous experience in administering immunisations/vaccinations, following this training delegates would need to shadow a qualified member of staff administering immunisations/vaccinations in their work place and then

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15

Oct

Immunisations and vaccinations

Belfast

£144.00

Thursday, 15 October 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

  • £144.00 incl. VAT

Thu 15 Oct 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

This course will familiarise participants with current vaccinations, administration of vaccinations and a brief overview of the emergency management of anaphylaxis. Delegates must have previous experience in administering injections before attending this training. For those that have had no previous experience in administering immunisations/vaccinations, following this training delegates would need to shadow a qualified member of staff administering immunisations/vaccinations in their work place and then

Cost

£144.00

Time

9.30am – 4.30pm

Accredited by

6 CPD Hours