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.
August – October 2016
Our online courses can be accessed from anywhere. The classes are facilitated so need to be completed within the specified dates; however there is no specific time when you need to be online. You will need access to the internet and an email address, but no special computer skills.
Management of exposures – online $385
22 August – 2 October
A six week course providing an overview of the management of needlestick and other exposures to blood and body substances that could potentially contain blood borne pathogens, such as hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or HIV.
For Health workers or managers involved in managing exposures, or developing policy
10 October – 20 November
A six week course providing an overview of current treatment issues in the management of HIV infection and disease.
For Hospital and community pharmacists
Free for NSW participants ($250 for others)
12 September – 9 October
A A four week course covering recognising oral health problems in people living with HIV; nutrition, oral health and HIV links; practical advice for immediate relief and prevention of oral health issues; screening tools and referral pathways for treatment
For non-dental health workers (doctors, nurses, allied health professionals) and health promotion staff working with people with or at risk of HIV infection