Wounds Central| Membership Portal

Add or modify
a course

Add or modify
a conference

 

WP&R

Wounds Australia Journal
"Wound Practice and Research"

Articles, Book Reviews,
Case Studies, Product Reviews and more...

 

Wound Management Courses

To advertise a course or conference please complete the online form. This form can also be used to modify or remove existing course listings

Higher Education

Postgraduate Studies in Wound Care: Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma & Masters of Wound Care

Contact: Postgraduate Course Coordinator
Monash University (Parkville),
381 Royal Parade,
Parkville 3052
Victoria, Australia

Phone: (03) 9903 9509
Email: pharmacy.postgrad@monash.edu.au
Website: www.monash.edu.au/pharm/



 

Short Courses

Sydney Adventist Hospital Wound Conference 

Hosting Organisation: Sydney Adventist Hospital

Location: Wahroonga, NSW 2076 
Venue: Clinical Education Centre 
Date: 23 June 2017
Time: 9am - 4pm

Brief Course Synopsis: The Patient, Their Wound & The Future 

Target Audience: Wound Care Nurses/Clincians 
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Meredith Ivers
Phone: 02 9487 9211
Email: meredith.ivers@sah.org.au
Website: www.sah.org.au/conferences


Advanced Debridement Skill Course - 2017 

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd

Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Dates: 25 - 26 August 2017
Time: 9am - 5pm

Brief Course Synopsis: The HEMI Advanced Wound Debriding Skills Course is designed for wound care professionals who wish to supplement their practical wound debridement skills with more formal training that is conducted under expert guidance. In particular, this includes preparing the wound bed to heal using conservative sharp debridement. Wound biopsy techniques and suturing skills will also be practiced in the course.   

Target Audience: RN's Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, GP's, Podiatrists & JMO's   
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Email: hemi-australia@bigpond.com
Website: www.hemi-australia.com


Nurse Practitioner & Advanced Nurse Specialist Forum 

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Dates: 22 - 23 September 2017
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Mantra on Russell

Brief Course Synopsis: The Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Wound Specialist Forum is an innovative educational program for experienced health professionals specialising in the management of complex wounds and tissue repair. It is expected that clinicians attending the Forum are well experienced in the practice of wound management and already understand the fundamentals of tissue repair.
The Forum further develops and builds on the knowledge, values, skills, networking and practice of the advanced wound clinician as defined in the ANMC competency standards for Nurse Practitioners. 

Target Audience: NP's, Nurse Specialists  
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Phone: 0450 445 201
Email: hemi-australia@bigpond.com
Website: www.hemi-australia.com


HEMI Advanced Woundcare & Pressure Injury Course 

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Dates: 20 - 21 October 2017
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Mecure North

Brief Course Synopsis: This Advanced Wound Care Course & Pressure Injury Course is a well-recognised and innovative educational program for health professionals involved in the management of wounds and tissue repair.
The course sets out to improve wound care by exploring the current pathophysiology of wound and tissue repair, determining the principles of wound healing, examining the latest information on wound microbiology, updating knowledge on the prevention and management of pressure injury in patients with or without diabetes, expanding practical experience of wound pharmaceutical, dressings and bandages utilisation and providing an opportunity to interact with like-minded wound care providers.
The Advanced Wound Care & Pressure Injury Course is conducted in a collegiate environment where discussion and mutual support is emphasized and the attendee is encouraged to actively participate in the interactions to ensure maximum benefit at an individual level. 

Target Audience: NP's, RN's, Nurse Specialists, Podiatrists, Registra's , EN's Stomal Therapists 
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Phone: 0450 445 201
Email: hemi-australia@bigpond.com
Website: www.hemi-australia.com


Advanced Wound Care & Pressure Injury Course  

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd

Location: Sydney, NSW
Dates: 3 - 4 November 2017
Time: 9am - 5pm

Brief Course Synopsis:This Advanced Wound Care Course & Pressure Injury Course is a well-recognised and innovative educational program for health professionals involved in the management of wounds and tissue repair.
The course sets out to improve wound care by exploring the current pathophysiology of wound and tissue repair, determining the principles of wound healing, examining the latest information on wound microbiology, updating knowledge on the prevention and management of pressure injury in patients with or without diabetes, expanding practical experience of wound pharmaceutical, dressings and bandages utilisation and providing an opportunity to interact with like-minded wound care providers.
The Advanced Wound Care & Pressure Injury Course is conducted in a collegiate environment where discussion and mutual support is emphasized and the attendee is encouraged to actively participate in the interactions to ensure maximum benefit at an individual level. 

Target Audience: NP's, RN's, Nurse Specialists, Podiatrists, Registra's , EN's Stomal Therapists,   
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Phone: 0450 445 201
Email: hemi-australia@bigpond.com
Website: www.hemi-australia.com


Ausmed - Wound Management - The Next Step

Hosting Organisation: Ausmed Education

Location / Dates/ Venues: This seminar is held regularly throughout the year in many cities throughout Australia. For more details please visit our website. (www.ausmed.com.au/course/basic-wound-care)

Brief Course Synopsis: This seminar aims to teach nurses and other health professionals (e.g. pharmacists, doctors) who work in clinical practice, up-to-date, evidence-based care and management of people who experience complex wound pathologies. This more advanced seminar also familiarises nurses and other health professionals with a range of assessment tools that can be useful to determine the aetiology of a wound and how to use assessment findings to implement the latest evidence based care.

Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Registered Midwives
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details:
Email: ausmed@ausmed.com.au
Phone: 03 9326 8101
Website: www.ausmed.com.au/course/wound-management-the-next-step-2014-program


Ausmed - Wound Management and Skin Integrity

Hosting Organisation: Ausmed Education

Location / Dates/ Venues: This seminar is held regularly throughout the year in many cities throughout Australia. For more details please visit our website. (www.ausmed.com.au/course/basic-wound-care)

Brief Course Synopsis: The aim of this foundational wound care program is to provide nurses in the clinical setting with the latest information on best practice care in wound management, including wound assessment, pathophysiology, dressing selection and evaluation of healing. Wound Management and Skin Integrity is an essential seminar for nurses, pharmacists and other health professionals.

Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Registered Midwives
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details:
Email: ausmed@ausmed.com.au
Phone: 03 9326 8101
Website: www.ausmed.com.au/course/basic-wound-care


HEMI Advanced Wound Management Courses 

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd 

Dates: Various
Time: Various
Location: Various Locations through out Australia

Brief Course Synopsis: HEMI Wound Management Courses are well recognised for their innovative educational approach to the management of wounds and tissue repair. A range of courses set out to improve wound care by exploring the pathophysiology of wound and tissue repair, determining the principles of wound healing, examining the latest techniques in wound healing and tissue repair, expanding knowledge of wound pharmaceuticals, dressings and bandages.

Some courses also provide upskilling in wound debridement, biopsy techniques and suturing. All courses are conducted in a collegiate environment where discussion and mutual support is emphasized and the attendee is encouraged to actively participate in the interactions to ensure maximum benefit at an individual level.

HEMI courses target nurses with experience in wound management, wound specialist nurses, nurse educators, nurse practitioners, podiatrists and other health professionals involved in wound management. 

Senior Faculty speaker will be Professor Donald MacLellan BSc MD MBA FRACS 

Please visit our website www.hemi-australia.com for further information and course registration

Target Audience: RN's Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, GP's, Podiatrists & JMO's 
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to face 

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Email: hemi-australia@bigpond.com
Phone: 0450 445 201
Website: www.hemi-australia.com


World of Wounds/LaTrobe University

Courses Offered:

  • Wound Fundamentals (one day) course
  • Wounds Comprehensive (four day) course
  • Wound Debridement Workshop (one day) course
  • Custom designed education is also available

All courses are run at the Alfed Clinical School, Alfred Hospital Melbourne. Please see the link for further information; www.worldofwounds.com

Contact: Melinda Brooks
Coordinator: Wound Education
World of Wounds - Latrobe University
Melbourne, Victoria 3086

Phone: 0433 254 696
Email: M.Brooks@latrobe.edu.au
Web: www.worldofwounds.com



Wound Management Education Consultancies

Hosting Organisation: RDNS SA Ltd

Location: South Australia
Dates:
Negotiated to suit
Venues
: I come to you

Brief Course Synopsis: RDNS wound education consultancies provides flexible, on-site delivery of wound management education tailored to meet your needs. Sessions are delivered by Sue Templeton, Nurse Practitioner Wound Management. Choose from a wide range of topics. Country consultancies can be negotiated.  

Target Audience: Nurses, General Practitioners
Course Level:
Certificate of Attendance 
Delivery Method: Face to face

Contact Details: Sue Templeton
Email: sue.templeton@rdns.org.au
Phone: 1300 364 264


Wound Management in the Primary Health Care Setting 

Hosting Organisation:The Benchmarque Group

Location / Dates/ Venues: Choose your date & time: Group Bookings
Choose the time that suits your group. 
Venue of your choice: We deliver the course at your chosen site. 

Brief Course Synopsis: The Benchmarque Group Wound management program covers a comprehensive care plan with consideration of all factors contributing to and affecting the wound and the patient. 

This one-day workshop includes the following topics: 
- Aseptic dressing change
- Wound types:
- Skin tears
- Surgical wounds
- Burns
- Lacerations and Abrasions
- Practical Session
- Case Studies

These skills and knowledge acquired in this 40 hour program include:
- A detailed Anatomy and physiology related to wound management including medical terminology and pathophysiology
- Chain of infection
- Compliance with current infection control practices and guidelines
- Confidentiality and privacy
- Documentation principles
- Historical development of contemporary wound management strategies
- Pharmocodynamics and pharmokinetics

Apply professional standards of practice:
- Take into account opportunities to address waste minimisation, environmental responsibility and sustainable practice issues
- Undertake wound assessment
- Use wound care techniques - asepsis, debridement, packing a wound, specimen collection, wound cleansing
- Undertake infection control risk assessment in relation to clients and self.

The program is delivered as a one day face to face workshop with students completing a post course assessment portfolio.

Delivery of Course: One (1) Day face to face + Self Directed Learning Package This Wound Management course is available for group bookings only.

Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Nicole Wheals 
Email:courses@benchmarquegroup.com.au
Phone: 1300 855 568
46 Dover Street
Cremorne Victoria 3121 

Website: www.benchmarquegroup.com.au/course/apply-principles-of-wound-management-in-the-clinical-environment/ 


Wound Management Resource Program

Hosting Organisation: The William Light Institute

Location: South Australia
Venues: William Light Institute Adelaide SA

Brief Course Synopsis: The Wound Management Resource Program is a self paced online modular program which is integrated with face to face clinical skills workshops. 
This program in endorsed by European Wound Management Association, and has been allocated 112 Continuing Professional Development points by the the Australian College of Nursing. 

Target Audience: Registered or Enrolled Nurses or other qualified health care professionals
Course Level:
Certificate of Completion (includes assessment component) 
Delivery Method: Blended Learning

Contact Details: Director of Nursing Programs 
Email: info@wli.sa.au
Website: www.wli.sa.edu.au

 


website by StCS