HIV, HEPATITIS & INFECTION CONTROL COURSES
The Albion Education is committed to offering the best in professional staff development and training to meet the needs of people who work in clinical care, health management, health promotion, education and welfare. Courses are conducted by experienced clinicians and educators who are recognised experts in their fields.
Semester 1 (2018) Courses
12 March – 8 April 2018
The ABC of ARVs: HIV treatment for HCWs.
A four-week interactive, facilitated online course providing an overview of current treatment and related issues in the management of HIV infection and disease
9 April – 20 May 2018
Management of exposures to bloodborne pathogens COST: $385.00
A six-week interactive, facilitated online course providing an overview of the management of needlestick and other exposures to blood and body substances that could potentially contain bloodborne pathogens, such as hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or HIV.
4 May 2018
Nutrition in Chronic and Advanced Liver Disease COST: $190.00
A one day workshop providing an update on liver disease, treatments and nutritional management of advanced liver disease.
14 May – 24 June 2018
The ABC of ARVs: HIV treatment for Pharmacists
A six-week online course providing an overview of current treatment issues in the management of HIV infection and disease
21 May – 24 June 2018
HIV and Ageing COST: $190.00
A four-week interactive, facilitated online course providing skills and resources for health and community workers with older, HIV-positive clients. By 2025, over 50% of people living with HIV will be over 55 years old: this course will equip you to work holistically with this growing demographic.
25 June – 28 June 2018
HIV Nursing Practice Workshop COST: $300.00
This comprehensive and practical workshop is for nurses who work or are preparing to work, with HIV positive clients and wish to increase their knowledge and skills. The workshop recognises the unique role and knowledge of nurses in HIV care.