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Core Immunisation Training - MC0020
21st/28th January 2021, 24th/31st March 2021, 1st/9th June 2021 Two Day Course delivered over Two Weeks

This two day short course follows the National Immunisation core training guidelines and is delivered via face to face sessions.

Your workplace must be able to support your clinical practice and you will require to be supervised within your own practice area for the purpose of assessment and competency sign off.

This masterclass includes the national requirements within the face to face teaching session. The topics covered include the following:

  1. The aims of immunisation, national vaccine policy and schedules
  2. The immune response to vaccines and how vaccines work
  3. Vaccine preventable diseases
  4. The different types of vaccines, their composition and the indications and contraindications
  5. Current issues in immunisation
  6. Communicating with patients, parents and carers about vaccines
  7. Legal issues in immunisation
  8. Storage and handling of vaccines
  9. Correct administration of vaccines
  10. Anaphylaxis and adverse reactions
  11. Documentation, record keeping and reporting
  12. Strategies for optimising immunisation

If you have any questions or queries about this masterclass please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

Course Information

Award Type Certificate of Attendance

Delivery Method Directed Study

Mode of Study
Short Course

Location
Coach Lane Campus

Start 21st/28th January 2021, 24th/31st March 2021, 1st/9th June 2021

Duration
Two Day Course delivered over Two Weeks

Sector
Health, Sport and Social Care

The taught session is delivered by a registered practitioner with expertise within the primary care immunisation sphere of nursing.

The face to face session includes seminars, class discussion, interactive video clips and online presentations.

This course is based at our Coach Lane Campus where you will have access to cutting-edge facilities with technology embedded through all aspects of your CPD course.  

Northumbria University has been ranked in the top quartile in the UK for research power in Allied Health Sciences and Nursing. Additionally, more than 80% of our research activity in Allied Health Sciences and Nursing is rated as world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2014).

 

  • Registered nurses
  • Registered nursing associates*
  • Registered midwives
  • Health care support workers

Promote high quality, specialist training that is consistent with national policy recommendations and programme requirements.

£150 open to self funders or employer payment

If you have any questions or queries about this module please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

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