Skills Update for Nurses course (SUN)

Course Details

A one day, clinical skills focused training date for Registered Nurses and Nursing Assistants incorporating refresher sessions such as; MEWS, Resuscitation, Picc Line Management, Medication Management, Blood Transfusion, Tissue Viability, Mentorship Update etc.

 

This is a compulsory course that individuals should attend on alternative years to Mandatory Training (once every 2 years).

 

DATETIMELOCATION
18/06/201908.45-17.00Lecture Hall, Education and Training Centre
19/07/201908.45-17.00Training Room 1, Education and Training Centre
20/08/201908.45-17.00Lecture Hall, Education and Training Centre
19/09/201908.45-17.00Training Room 3, Education and Training Centre
25/10/201908.45-17.00Training Room 1, Education and Training Centre
28/11/201908.45-17.00Training Room 3, Education and Training Centre
18/12/201908.45-17.00Training Room 3, Education and Training Centre

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • Improved knowledge, understanding and confidence in a range of subjects relevant to clinical practice.
  • To be aware of changes in legislation and best practice in relation to the course contents.
  • Improved patient safety by covering topics that are high on the risk and safety agenda.

 

Cost

Free for internal Nursing staff

 

How to Book

Places can be booked via ESR self-service (similarly to Mandatory Training). Please contact the PDN team on Ext: 4009 or via email coc-tr.PracticeDevelopmentTeam@nhs.net if you have any queries and please ensure your Manager can release you from duty to attend.