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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Oct
26
Wed
2022
Introduction to Burn Care 3 Day Course @ Medical Academic Unit, Broomfield Hospital
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – Oct 28 @ 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
  • Infection Prevention and sepsis
  • Scar management
  • Electrical and chemical burns

And many more.

Cost   Course – £300 pp   This course carries 22.5 CME points

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

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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
3
Fri
2023
Manchester Burns Course: Burn Rehabilitation @ Virtual
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – Apr 21 @ 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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