Advanced clinical skills: respiratory OR gastro-intestinal system Short Course

Advanced clinical skills: respiratory OR gastro-intestinal system Short Course

The aim of these workshop is to offer health professionals knowledge and skills on physical examination of the gastro-intestinal or respiratory system.

 

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course

LEVEL:Short Course / CPD

STUDY MODE: None

DELIVERY METHOD: Campus

COURSE LENGTH: Half day workshop

SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: Friday 6 December 2019, 1pm-4pm (Workshop on Respiratory Physical Examination)

Entry Requirements:

This workshop has been developed for health care professionals working at an advanced level or towards an advanced level of practice.

Maximum number of participants: 20

Course Content

This workshop will comprise of three parts: an introduction to respiratory or gastro-intestinal signs and symptoms; demonstration of a respiratory or abdominal physical examination; and the opportunity for supervised practice of demonstrated skills.

Who should attend?

  • Practitioners working in acute, primary or community settings interested in advancing their role. Especially those caring for patients with respiratory and/or gastro-intestinal needs
  • Practitioners interested in a foundation for the Nurse Practitioner degree or Advanced Practice masters or ahead of the Non-Medical Prescribing programmes
  • Practitioners wanting an update on existing skills

Learning Environment & Assessment

Attendance without examination

Academic Expertise

The facilitators (Gillian Armitage and Allan Gardner) have a wealth of experience and knowledge on teaching the above skills and have taught the skills of physical examination since 2003 at UCLan.

 

Learning outcome & aims

On completion of the workshop(s) all participants should be able to:

  • Offer a sound understanding of the anatomy of the gastro-intestinal system or the respiratory system
  • Have a working knowledge of undertaking taking a physical gastro-intestinal or physical respiratory examination

 

Testimonials

Attendee feedback from last workshop session:

‘Very informative and interactive’

‘Excellent’

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Email: SFFTeam@uclan.ac.uk
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

WORKSHOP COST: £45

How to Apply

Book your place via our Online Application System.

If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us: email healthcpd@uclan.ac.uk or call 01772 893836

 

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk