Events Calendar

Feb
2
Wed
2022
UWE / Bristol Enhancing Practice in Burn Care Course @ Virtual Online Course
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm

Enhance your knowledge and skills in BURN CARE with this 40 credit Level 3 / Level M ONLINE module.

Suitable for all members of the Burn Care Multidisciplinary team providing pre-hospital, hospital and/or community care including Paramedics, Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Dietitians, Psychologists, Counsellors, Theatre Practitioners and other professions allied to medicine.

The course covers the whole burns journey using a variety of different virtual learning approaches. On completion of the assignments, successful students will gain 40 credits towards a Degree or Masters Programme.

Closing Date for applications: 31st January 2022.

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Course information/ application form: Enhancing Practice in Burn Care – Professional course – UWE Bristol: Courses

Feb
11
Fri
2022
University of Manchester Burns Course: Burn Rehabilitation @ Virtual Online Module
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – Apr 29 @ 5:00 pm

Unit Overview

The Burns Rehabilitation Unit will cover topics such as scar management, psychology, pain management, return to work/school and social reintegration

It is a single unit with curriculum covering both paediatric and adult aspects of burn injury care

It is open to all members of the burn care team as well as other health care professionals who have regular contact with burn patients

Academic Study

This is an online module which will include participating in an interactive programme of study combining e-learning, on-line taught lessons, self-directed study, debates, discussions, placement/practice learning and completing summative assessments

Where and when?

The unit will run for a total of seven weeks, each date for a full day commencing 11th February 2022.  Dates are all Fridays and are as follows:

11th & 25th February
11th  & 25th March
1st, 22nd & 29th April

A minimum 80% attendance is required to complete the course.

 What qualifications/entry requirements do I need?

 Level 6 Study
A minimum of DipHE in a health-related subject (Level 5)

Level 7 Study
A minimum of a degree in a health-related subject (Level 6)

How much will it cost?

If you are already working in burns within the Northern Burn Network the course is free.  If you would like to apply and work within the Northern Burn Care Network, you should request an expression of interest form from manchesterburnscourse@mft.nhs.uk the completed form should be returned to the same email address by no later than 21st January 2022

Applicants from outside the Northern Burn Care Network should apply direct to the University of Manchester at cpd.nursing@manchester.ac.uk

What qualification will I get?

Academic study affords 20 credits for level 6 and 15 credits for level 7

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May
18
Wed
2022
Introduction to Burn Care Course @ Medical Academic Unit, Broomfield Hospital
May 18 @ 9:00 am – May 20 @ 5:00 pm

Who is it for?

  • Nurses
  • HCA’s
  • Physio’s
  • All staff with an interest in burn care

Led by specialists in their fields the agenda will include…

  • Fluid management and wound assessment
  • Pain management and nutrition  Smoke inhalation
  • Dressings and surgical management
  • Mental health and psychological therapies
  • The patient experience
  • Infection Prevention and sepsis
  • Scar management
  • Electrical and chemical burns

And many more.

Cost   Course Only – £300    Accommodation may be available  – e mail for further details and price

To secure your place or for further information please contact Penelope.clarke@nhs.net

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