Events Calendar

Sep
21
Wed
2022
University of East Anglia Advanced Burn Care Course @ Virtual
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm

This module enables learners to further develop their advanced burn care skills and enhance their theoretical knowledge to underpin practice (CC3N, January, 2019). The credits obtained at Level 7, can be used toward the MSc Advanced Professional Practice Programme. The module will be hosted and delivered completely online by Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Trust with UEA quality and assessment oversight.

The Module content is aligned to the British Burns Association Burns Care Standards (BBA, 2018) and will embed clinical knowledge to achieve CC3N Advanced Burns Competencies (CC3N, 2019) on completion of the module.

To Apply
https://myuea.force.com/apply
Module fee: £736.00 payable to the London & South East Burns Network.

Application closing dates:
31 July 2022 for September cohort

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Sep
30
Fri
2022
Manchester Burns Course: Principles & Practice of Burn Care @ Virtual
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – Dec 16 @ 4:45 pm

Unit Overview
This original and informative unit will provide the foundation of key burn injury knowledge and burn management principles from which to facilitate current best practice in Burn Care for people who work in burns services within the Northern Care Network.

Unit Content
The curriculum covers all aspects of both paediatric and adult acute burn injury management including:
Burn aetiology; Management of acute and procedural pain; Surgical intervention procedures and early excision; Wound healing and appropriate dressing selection; Calculation of depth and total body surface area; Management of chemical and electrical burn injuries; Psychological difficulties experienced by burn patients and practical solutions; Physiotherapy/occupational therapy for the burned patient and early rehabilitation measures; …and much more

Qualifications / Entry Requirements
Level 6 Study:
  Minimum of DipHE in a Health Related Subject (Level 5)
Level 7 Study:  Minimum of a degree in a Health Related Subject (Level 6)

Qualification Achieved
Academic study affords 20 credits for level 6 and 15 credits for level 7.

Cost:  Free of charge if working in burns within the Northern Burn Care Network.  For course dates and expression of interest forms please email manchesterburnscourse@mft.nhs.uk.
If you work outside the Northern Burns Care Network or you do not work in a burns service, please apply to the University of Manchester at cpd.nursing@manchester.ac.uk.

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Jan
11
Wed
2023
University of East Anglia Advanced Burn Care Course @ Virtual
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm

This module enables learners to further develop their advanced burn care skills and enhance their theoretical knowledge to underpin practice (CC3N, January, 2019). The credits obtained at Level 7, can be used toward the MSc Advanced Professional Practice Programme. The module will be hosted and delivered completely online by Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Trust with UEA quality and assessment oversight.

The Module content is aligned to the British Burns Association Burns Care Standards (BBA, 2018) and will embed clinical knowledge to achieve CC3N Advanced Burns Competencies (CC3N, 2019) on completion of the module.

To Apply
https://myuea.force.com/apply
Module fee: £736.00 payable to the London & South East Burns Network.

Application closing dates:
30 November 2022 for January cohort

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Feb
8
Wed
2023
UWE & North Bristol NHS Trust Specialist Courses: Enhancing Practice in Burn Care @ Online
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 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 2023.

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

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Feb
17
Fri
2023
Manchester Burns Course: Burn Rehabilitation @ Virtual
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – May 12 @ 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.

Unit Content
The curriculum covers all aspects of both paediatric and adult rehabilitation from burn injury management specifically:
Ongoing respiratory care; Chronic wound management; Scar assessment and management; Role of pressure garments including hypertrophic scars; Surgical reconstruction; Neuropathic pain; School reintegration; Managing appearance-related concerns; Psychological issues of returning to work/school; Role of the Rehab Team and Rehab Prescription; Work reintegration; Nutritional issues in burn rehabilitation; Scar physiology; Adult and child functional rehabilitation; Role of prosthetics; Outcome measures; Skin camouflage; Post Traumatic Stress; Adjustment issues and depression; Role of the Burns Outreach team; Welfare Rights; Burn Camps

Qualifications / Entry Requirements
Level 6 Study:
  Minimum of DipHE in a Health Related Subject (Level 5)
Level 7 Study:  Minimum of a degree in a Health Related Subject (Level 6)

Qualification Achieved
Academic study affords 20 credits for level 6 and 15 credits for level 7.

Cost:  Free of charge if working in burns within the Northern Burn Care Network.  If you would like to apply and work within the Northern Burn Care Network, please request an expression of interest form from manchesterburnscourse@mft.nhs.uk.  The completed form should be returned by 20 January 2023.
If you work outside the Northern Burns Care Network or you do not work in a burns service, please apply to the University of Manchester at cpd.nursing@manchester.ac.uk.

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Download an Expression of Interest Form