Vaccination + Immunisation Training - 2 Day Foundation Classroom Course

The Health and Safety Group Ltd
Delivery Method: Face-to-face

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The need for healthcare professionals with Vaccination + Immunisation skills is already increasing!

Our Vaccination + Immunisation 2 Day Foundation Course follows recommendations from the National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners.

During the course you will acquire the knowledge and practical skills to ensure safe vaccination delivery, recognise and manage anaphylaxis shock and perform basic life support.

WHO IS THIS TRAINING COURSE FOR?

This course is suitable for all healthcare workers with a professional registration, inclusive of, but not limited to: -

  • Nurses
  • Midwives
  • Health Visitors
  • Pharmacists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists

Our Vaccination + Immunisation Foundation Course follows recommendations from the National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners.

You will acquire the knowledge and practical skills to ensure safe vaccination delivery, recognise and manage anaphylaxis shock and perform basic life support.

OBJECTIVES

  • Be aware of the legal aspects of immunisation
  • Demonstrate how to document and report all vaccines given
  • Explain the importance of consent in relation to immunisation
  • Describe and demonstrate effective communication methods with patients, parents, careers and other relevant people regarding immunisation
  • Be aware of current issues and controversies surrounding immunisation
  • Explain the aims of immunisation
  • Describe national vaccine policy and schedules
  • Identify and implement strategies for improving vaccine uptake
  • Explain the immune response to vaccines
  • Describe how vaccines provide individual and community protection
  • Describe and recognise the main features of vaccine preventable diseases and the nature and frequency of their acute and long-term complications
  • Be aware of the different types of vaccine used
  • Be aware of contraindications and precautions when using vaccines
  • Describe complicated vaccine presentations
  • Describe how to manage and report adverse events
  • Describe the importance of the cold chain
  • Be aware of the correct procedure for the storage and handling of vaccines
  • Demonstrate how to recognise and manage anaphylaxis
  • Demonstrate how to safely and effectively perform basic life support
  • Describe effective communication methods with patients, parents and carers and other relevant people about immunisation
  • Demonstrate how to administer vaccinations safely

COURSE CONTENT

Day 1 - Theory (10:30 - 17:00)

This day can be completed online prior to the practical training day OR you can attend day 1 of your training course.

  • Legal aspects of vaccination
  • Current issues and controversies regarding immunisation
  • Documentation, record keeping and reporting
  • Accountability, supervision and delegation
  • Consent and communication with patients/ parents
  • Strategies for improving immunisation rates
  • Vaccine priority groups
  • The immune system and how vaccines work
  • Vaccine preventable diseases
  • The different types of vaccines and their composition
  • Contraindications and adverse events
  • Addressing complicated vaccination presentations
  • Medicines management - Storage and handling of vaccines

Day 2 - Practical (10:30 - 17:00)

  • Recap of Day 1 (Theory)
  • Questions and answers
  • Vaccination administration demonstration
  • Delegate practical vaccination training time
  • Delegate assessments - Intramuscular and Subcutaneous injections
  • Anaphylaxis recognition and management
  • Basic life support demonstration and practical assessment

BENEFITS

  • Covers all core areas of vaccination allowing healthcare practitioners to deliver vaccinations safely and effectively
  • Provides background knowledge to answer parents’/ patients’ questions confidently and accurately
  • Delivers correct vaccination technique (sub-cutaneous (SC) and Intra-Muscular (IM)) observed by a specialist trainer
  • Delegates will receive a competency framework workbook which can be used towards obtaining supervised workplace competencies

Bookable Dates

21st Sep 2021 (10:30)
London Stratford (The Hub), 259 High Street , London, E15 2LS
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7th Oct 2021 (10:30)
Building 5, 566 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London, W4 5YF
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18th Oct 2021 (10:30)
London Stratford (The Hub), 259 High Street , London, E15 2LS
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28th Oct 2021 (10:30)
Pendulum hotel, Sackville Street, Manchester , M1 3BB
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4th Nov 2021 (10:30)
Building 5, 566 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London, W4 5YF
20/20 places left
15th Nov 2021 (10:30)
Pendulum hotel, Sackville Street, Manchester , M1 3BB
20/20 places left
18th Nov 2021 (10:30)
London Stratford (The Hub), 259 High Street , London, E15 2LS
20/20 places left
23rd Nov 2021 (10:30)
The Birmingham and Midland Institute, 9 Margaret Street, Birmingham, Birmingham, B3 3BS
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8th Dec 2021 (10:30)
Building 5, 566 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London, W4 5YF
20/20 places left
9th Dec 2021 (10:30)
Pendulum hotel, Sackville Street, Manchester , M1 3BB
20/20 places left
14th Dec 2021 (10:30)
London Stratford (The Hub), 259 High Street , London, E15 2LS
20/20 places left
15th Dec 2021 (10:30)
The Birmingham and Midland Institute, 9 Margaret Street, Birmingham, Birmingham, B3 3BS
20/20 places left

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