Family Planning NSW Reproductive and Sexual Health for Midwives
- : Ashfield NSW 2131
Who would benefit from this course
Midwives and Registered Nurses working in and around the maternity field.
Scholarships covering tuition fees are available for this course. Applying for a scholarship does not secure a place in the course. Registering and paying in full will secure course entry for eligible applicants. Successful scholarship recipients will be refunded their course fees. Scholarships are now closed.
This course aims to increase midwives’ ability to provide holistic care for women and their families during the reproductive continuum.
This course consists of a 16 week online eLearning program providing participants with a greater understanding of reproductive and sexual health issues with a 2 day interactive workshop in Week 8.
Develop skills in cervical screening
Increase your understanding of STIs in the perinatal period including taking a relevant history
Gain confidence in educating women on their postnatal contraception choices
Broaden your skills in caring for women with a disability
Explore trauma informed care
Please note: This course does not contain a clinical component, however it will be combined with a Cervical Screening Module with practice on anatomical models and also practice patients for cervical sampling simulation.
|Pre-course activities||Online course activities open 8 weeks prior to workshop date|
|Face to face workshop||Attendance at a two day workshop in week 8|
|Clinical training||No clinical component|
|Assessable tasks||Online tasks and assignments|
Online course begins 19 September 2018
Wednesday 7 - Thursday 8 November 2018
01 September 2018
Course fee includes both Reproductive and Sexual Health: An Australian Clinical PracticeHandbook 3rd edition and Contraception: An Australian Clinical Practice Handbook 4th edition.