Designed to help both nurses wishing to transition into primary care nursing and employers looking to train newly recruited staff, our Practice Nurse Training course is a practical face to face way to introduce registered nurses to practice nursing.
Our Introduction to Practice Nursing course is unique. It combines practical hands on training, the latest academic insight and scenario based training. It is delivered by a combination of current practice nurses and some of the UKs best expert speakers.
Three Day Course - 25th, 26th and 27th February 2024 - Colwall Park Hotel, Worcestershire
Three Day Course - 2nd, 3rd and 4th June 2024 - Colwall Park Hotel, Worcestershire
Three Day Course - March 2023 - 26th 27th and 28th - The Rembrandt Hotel, LondonBOOK COURSE
New Date's Coming SoonBOOK 2 day course
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - YOU NEED TO BE PROVIDING PRACTICAL SAMPLE TAKING IN A SUPERVISED JOB SETTING WITHIN 9 MONTHS OF COMPLETEING THE 2 DAY THEORETICAL TRAINING COURSE WITH US.
Cervical Screening 2 - day course - RCN Accredited - 14 hours Revalidation
Tea / Coffee
Hot lunch and refreshments included.
Please note the requirements of this course
Attendance at both 2 days formal tuition with Practice Nurse Training Ltd.
Once in a new and supervised job setting : - A visit to the Cytology Laboratory via on-line tour facility.
Each student must send in at least 25 samples, 80% of which must contain evidence of transformation zone sampling (on women between the ages of 25 and 50). Practical, supervised sample taking must take place within 9 months from attending the 2-day theoretical training days.
A refresher half day training will be required if this time frame is not met once completing the initial training days.
Overview of the programme of learning
Overview of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme
The Screening Pathway
Local Screening Protocols
Screening intervals and uptake, incl.statistics
Cervical ICE - on line test requests
Emis - Arden's Template
General Practice responsibilities
Barriers to attendance
The Background to Cervical Screening
Aetiology of CIN and cancer Local Lab Lead
Review of Anatomy & Physiology of the Pelvic Organs
Understanding the Test Results and Laboratory Issue
Management of Borderline, Dyskaryosis, CGIN, ?Invasive
Professional Responsibilities and TheoryBOOK 2 day course
Practical Sample Taking
Understanding roles and responsibilities
Role of the Practice/Clinic Nurse
The environment for sampling
Sample taking equipment
Taking a clinical history incl. symptoms
Choosing the speculum
Visualising and assessing the cervix
Squamous columnar junction and Transformation Zone
Suspicions of abnormality
Collecting the sample
Fixing the sample
Practical tips for difficult samples
Labelling the sample vial
Images – what you might see
Ending the consultation
Auditing the adequacy of sampling
Practical Sample Taking & Consultation Skills
Putting theory into practice
Practicing using teaching manikin
Simulation exercises for consultation skills
Personal Training Record Book, Sampling
Audit and Final Assessment Processes
Introduction to Colposcopy and the Management of Women with Abnormal Results Local Colposcopy
The Transformation Zone
Biopsies, excisional treatments, ablative treatments
Risk factors and complications
Femal / sexual health
Review of Learning Outcomes
CIN explainedBOOK 2 day course