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: Microsurgical Skills for Theatre Nurses

Workshop
Available (nurse) Suitable for: Theatre Nurses and Nurses Assisting on ENT and Eye Surgeries, and Neurosurgeries

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.
Saturday
Mar 16
2019

The Cutting Edge: Peripheral Nerve Block

Workshop
Sold out (doctor)Sold out (nurse) Suitable for: Emergency Physicians, General Practitioners, Emergency Department Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
Friday
Mar 22
2019

The Cutting Edge: Introductory GP Wound Suturing

Workshop
Sold out (doctor)Sold out (nurse) Suitable for: General Practitioners, GP Registrars, GP Trainees and Nurse Practitioners
Wednesday
Mar 27
2019

Core Skills: General Surgery Trainee Workshop

Workshop
Available (nurse)Available (observer)Sold out (doctor) Suitable for: RACS General Surgery Trainees. Limited places are available for Service Registrars with strong surgical experience.
Friday
Mar 29
2019

Core Skills: Vascular Surgery Workshop

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: Vascular and General Surgery Trainees SET 1-4, Service Registrars with strong surgical experience. Limited Observer positions are available.
Saturday
May 18
2019

CTEC Conference: Critical Care Medicine

Conference
Suitable for: Generalist based hospital doctors (Consultants, Trainees, RMOs, Interns, Registrars, Junior Doctors), Surgical Doctors , ICU Doctors, Anaesthetists, GPs (Rural and Metro), Nurses (Limited places), Medical Students (Limited places still available)
Thursday
May 30
2019

The Cutting Edge: Emergency Procedures

Workshop
Available (doctor) 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 8
2019

The Cutting Edge: Practice Nurse Skills Training Workshop

Workshop
Sold out (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.
Wednesday
Jun 12
2019

GI Skills Training: Endoscopy Nurse Training Workshop

Workshop
Available (nurse) Suitable for: Western Australian Endoscopy Nurses - Enrolled Nurses and Registered Nurses
Tuesday
Jun 18
2019

Core Skills: Plastic Surgery Upper Limb Workshop

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse) Suitable for: Junior and Senior Trainees and Service Registrars with an interest in Plastic Surgery. Limited Theatre Nurse positions are available.
Thursday
Jun 27
2019

Core Skills: Laparoscopic General Surgery

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: RACS Junior General Surgery Trainees and Service Registrars with strong laparoscopic experience. Limited Observer positions are also available.
Saturday
Jul 27
2019

CTEC Conference: Bariatrics

Conference
Suitable for: General Practitioners, GP Proceduralists, Consultants, Trainees, Junior Doctors, Anaesthetists, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Medical Students
Saturday
Aug 3
2019

The Cutting Edge: Peripheral Nerve Block

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse) Suitable for: Emergency Physicians, General Practitioners, Emergency Department Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
Tuesday
Aug 13
2019

Advanced Vascular Surgery: Anatomical Approaches Workshop

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: Consultants, Advanced and Intermediate Vascular Trainees. Consultants & Advanced General Surgical Trainees. Theatre Nurses are welcome in the role of assisting and scrubbing for workshop participants.
Saturday
Aug 24
2019

CTEC Conference: Emergency Surgery

Conference
Suitable for: Consultants, Trainees, Registrars, Junior Doctors, Anaesthetists, GPs and GP Proceduralists. Nurses, Paramedics, Allied Health Professionals and Medical Students also welcome (limited places)
Wednesday
Sep 4
2019

GI Skills Training: Endoscopy Nurse Training Workshop

Workshop
Suitable for: Western Australian Endoscopy Nurses - Enrolled Nurses and Registered Nurses
Friday
Sep 27
2019

The Cutting Edge: Essential Surgical Skills

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse) Suitable for: General Practitioners, GP Registrars and Nurse Practitioners (Rural and Metro)
Thursday
Oct 17
2019

Core Skills: Workshop in Neck Dissection for Thyroid Carcinoma

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse) Suitable for: Senior Practical Session: Fellows and Consultants in Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery. , Junior Practical Session: Limited places are available for RMOs, Service Registrars and SET Trainees in General Surgery and Head and Neck Surgery, Limited places are available for Theatre Nurses in the role of assistant
Friday
Nov 1
2019

Core Skills: ENT Sinus Surgery Workshop

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: RACS Surgical Trainees in ENT, Registrars, Fellows, Junior Consultants, Limited Observer positions and limited assistant positions for Theatre Nurses are also available . This workshop is immediately followed by the Core Skills: Facial Plastic Surgery workshop. Participants are welcome to register for both workshops.
Friday
Nov 22
2019

Core Skills: Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills

Workshop
Available (doctor)Available (nurse)Available (observer) Suitable for: Senior SET Trainees and Consultants in Colorectal Surgery. Theatre Nurses in assisting and scrubbing for workshop participants. Limited Observer positions are available.

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