Nurses

Training for Nurses

CTEC offers skills training workshops for nurses who are required to perform procedural nursing assistance.  CTEC offers workshops to qualified nurses who are looking to learn

  • treatment room skills
  • endoscopy nurse skills
  • theatre/microsurgical skills

The following workshops and educational events are suitable for nursing staff.

CTEC Calendar

Core Skills: Advanced Bariatric & Roux-en-Y Laparoscopic Surgery

Workshop
Suitable for: Consultant Surgeons, SET 5 Surgical Trainees, Theatre Nurses in assisting and scrubbing for participants.Limited Observer positions are also available.
Friday
Oct 20
2017

The Cutting Edge: Essential Surgical Skills

Workshop
Sold out (doctor)Sold out (nurse) Suitable for: General Practitioners, GP Registrars and Nurse Practitioners (Rural and Metro)
Friday
Nov 10
2017

Core Skills: ENT Sinus Surgery Workshop

Workshop
Sold out (doctor)Sold out (nurse)Sold out (observer) Suitable for: RACS Surgical Trainees in ENT, Registrars, Fellows, Junior Consultants, Limited Observer positions are available. This workshop is immediately followed by the Core Skills: Facial Plastic Surgery workshop on 11 November. Participants are welcome to register for both workshops.
Friday
Nov 24
2017

Core Skills: Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills

Workshop
Available (observer)Sold out (doctor)Sold out (nurse) Suitable for: Year 4-5 SET Trainees and Consultants in Colorectal Surgery, Theatre Nurses in assisting and scrubbing for workshop participants, Limited Observer Positions are also available
Friday
Mar 2
2018

The Cutting Edge: Managing Skin and Soft Tissue Injuries

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse) Suitable for: GPs, GP Proceduralists and Remote Nurse Practitioners
Thursday
May 31
2018

The Cutting Edge: Emergency Procedures

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: General Practitioners and GP Registrars. Nurse Practitioners are welcome in the role of assisting the GPs. Limited places are available for Observers.
Saturday
Jun 9
2018

The Cutting Edge: Practice Nurse Skills Training Workshop

Workshop
Available (nurse) Suitable for: Newly graduated nurses, nurses new to the role of procedural assisting, nurses seeking to update their skills and those seeking a position in a General Practice.
Saturday
Aug 4
2018

The Cutting Edge: Peripheral Nerve Block

Workshop
Suitable for: Emergency Physicians, General Practitioners, Emergency Department Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
Friday
Nov 2
2018

The Cutting Edge: Essential Surgical Skills

Workshop
Available (doctor) Suitable for: General Practitioners, GP Registrars and Nurse Practitioners (Rural and Metro)

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