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Wound Closure for General Practitioners

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
50 hours study
Provider
The Benchmarque Group

Course overview

The Course in Wound Closure develops the knowledge and skills required for Nurses, GPs and relevant Allied Healthcare Workers to safely assess the need for, and perform, wound closure in a variety of settings.

COURSE OUTLINE

As part of this one-day course, you will have the opportunity to explore a range of wound closure and suturing methods and learn the unique benefits and limitations of each wound closure and suturing technique that must be considered in each individual case.

Students are equipped with a Limbs and Things Suture Tutor Plus Hands-on Kit at each face-to-face workshop. The kit contains skin pads, knot tying kit, and a range of equipment used to explore different wound closure techniques. This kit is for students to take home to help reinforce knowledge and support transition into practice.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the successful completion of the Course in Wound Closure, students will have the knowledge and skills to determine the best wound closure technique for each situation to achieve durability and simplicity.

Students will develop the ability to close wounds using a variety of methods and materials including sutures, skin staples, tissue adhesive and adhesive strips.

DELIVERY

  • Online assessment completed via our online learning management system accessIQ
  • One-day face-to-face workshop
  • In-class activities assessed by a qualified assessor
  • A mandatory observed workplace activity.

Available workshop locations

The Course in Wound Closure requires you to complete a 1 day face-to-face workshop. Below are the current available workshop dates, which you will be able to select once you have completed the online component. It’s handy to note though, once you click ‘Apply Now’ you can start the online learning now even if there is not a workshop date that suits you.  The ‘Apply Now’ button will take you to accessIQ, our online learning and assessment platform. Simply log in using your existing details or create a new account, and then follow the prompts to apply. Once you are in IQ, please make sure you add both the online and workshop component to your cart. you will see instructions on how to do this towards the top of the page. Happy learning!

 

MAROOCHYDORE QLD

Maroochy RSL, Maroochydore

08 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

Workshop full

Waitlist available

 

GLADSTONE QLD

Yaralla Sports Club, Gladstone

12 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

ROCKHAMPTON QLD

PHN Central Queensland, Rockhampton

14 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

EIGHT MILE PLAINS QLD

Glen Hotel, Eight Mile Plains

16 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

Workshop full

Waitlist available

 

BRISBANE AIRPORT QLD

Brisbane Airport Conference Centre

21 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

2 places

remaining

 

ROYSTON PARK SA

AMPHEaT (Health Education and Training), Royston Park

23 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

1 place

remaining

 

PARKVILLE VIC

The Larwill Studio, Parkville

25 June 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

PARRAMATTA NSW

Novotel Parramatta, Parramatta

08 July 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

2 places

remaining

 

PARRAMATTA NSW

Novotel Parramatta, Parramatta

12 July 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

SYDNEY NSW

Mercure Sydney, Sydney

15 July 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

SYDNEY NSW

Mercure Sydney, Sydney

16 July 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

MOUNT GAMBIER SA

The Henty

06 August 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

ADELAIDE SA

Rydges Adelaide

09 August 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

BENTLEY WA

Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley

06 September 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

BUNBURY WA

Mercure Sanctuary Golf Resort, Bunbury

14 September 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

 

EAST PERTH WA

Crowne Plaza Perth, East Perth

22 September 2021

8:45AM - 4:30PM

Entry Requirements / Prerequisites
* Registered Nurses
* Enrolled Nurses
* General Practitioners
* General Practice Registrars
* Others on application

Type
Delivery
Title
Wound Closure for General Practitioners
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
50 hours study
Price
595.00
Location
Online
Price:
$595.00
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