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 (2017) Courses
20 Feb – 19 Mar 2017
HIV and Hepatitis C testing. Informed consent and giving results. COST: $175.00
A four week interactive, facilitated online course providing information about current guidelines and best clinical practice for health workers managing clients who present for HIV and/or hepatitis C testing.
20 Feb – 2 Apr 2017
Management of exposures to blood borne 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 blood borne pathogens, such as hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or HIV.
27 Feb – 9 Apr 2017
The ABC of ARVs: HIV treatment for pharmacists COST: $385.00
A six week course providing an overview of current treatment issues in the management of HIV infection and disease.
6 April 2017
Infection Control for Cleaners of Health Care Facilities COST: $95.00
A half day workshop providing up to date information on infection control practices for cleaner of health facilities.
27 Apr 2017
Introduction to Infection Control for Nursing COST: $190.00
This one day course is designed for nurses who are beginning practitioners in the field of infection control or who are required to take some infection control responsibilities in the course of their work.
28 April 2017
Nutrition in chronic and advanced liver disease COST: $190.00
A one day workshop providing an introduction to nutritional issues in advanced liver disease.
15 May 2017
Introduction to Prevention of Infections for Dental Assistants COST: $190.00
This one day workshop providing up to date information on the prevention and control of infections for dental assistants.
12 Jun – 16 Jul 2017
HIV for health care workers: ASK COST: $150.00
“ASK” stands for “Acquire Sensible Knowledge”. A five-week interactive, facilitated online course providing an introduction to HIV issues and clinical care.
26 Jun – 29 Jun 2017
HIV Nursing Practice Workshop COST: $300.00
This four days workshop recognises the unique role and knowledge of nurses in HIV/AIDS care.