Well Women's Screening Course
- : Sydney, NSW
Registered nurses, midwives and enrolled nurses.Course description
This course is designed to help registered nurses, midwives and enrolled nurses develop confidence and competence in the provision of cervical cancer screening. History taking and breast awareness will also be covered in this course.Entry requirements / eligibility
All nurses and midwives must hold current registration with AHPRA.Learning outcomes
- To demonstrate ability in obtaining an accurate well women’s history
- To demonstrate confidence and competency in cervical cancer screening
- To be able to discuss breast awareness
Commences 6 weeks prior to workshop, which must be completed before the workshop.
|Examination||Online examination, which must be completed before the workshop|
Attendance at a one day workshop
Workshop time: 8:45am - 4:30pm
|Clinical training||Up to two days of supervised clinical training at a Family Planning NSW clinic|
A Statement of Attainment will be issued upon successful completion of the online exam and demonstrating clinical competence in cervical screening during supervised clinical training.
Updated course coming in 2018 - watch this space for course dates. Free to all participants. This course is fully funded by the Cancer Institute of NSW.