Identifying the sick child Short Course

Identifying the sick child Short Course

Using the ABCDENTT framework to assess children, this workshop aims to increase confidence, skills and knowledge for those involved in assessing sick children in a variety of settings.

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course

LEVEL:Short Course / CPD

STUDY MODE: Part time

DELIVERY METHOD: Campus

COURSE LENGTH: 1 day

SCHOOL: School of Nursing

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: 4th June 2020, 9:30am-4:30pm

Entry Requirements:

Who should attend?
Qualified Staff working with sick children, Practice Nurses.

Maximum number of participants: 20

Course Content

By the end of the workshops participants will:

- Be able to complete a full assessment of a child to recognise those who are sick, not sick and potentially sick.
- Be more confident of issues relating to the sick child and be able to spot deterioration and refer to appropriate services according to findings

Learning Environment & Assessment

Attendance without examination

Academic Expertise

Facilitator/s: Valerie Denieul and Julia Robinson

Valerie and Julia are Lecturers in Children’s Nursing. Valerie has a wide experience of nursing children in acute and high dependency settings. Julia’s background is in paediatric surgical nursing and Health Visiting.

 

Learning outcome & aims

By the end of the workshops participants will:

  • Be able to complete a full assessment of a child to recognise those who are sick, not sick and potentially sick.
  • Be more confident of issues relating to the sick child and be able to spot deterioration and refer to appropriate services according to findings

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

£90

How to Apply

Please book online. 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