CPD Points 12 | Duration 2 Days | £239.00 per delegate
Our HCA immunisation training course is ideal for Healthcare Assistants who are looking to assist with seasonal flu clinics and give pneumococcal and shingles vaccinations.
This course covers the clinical skills needed to administer injections, along with the theoretical and legal background. Constantly updated with the latest information, the training covers influenza, pneumococcal, shingles and more. It’s based around the National Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training and the RCN and MDUs position on healthcare assistants involved in immunisation. All participants leave the course with an individual Patient Specific Direction (PSD) protocol and a competency based framework to work to under the supervision of a mentor.
This pneumococcal, influenza and shingles immunisation training involves a practical session and is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners.
(99%) * Based on evalutations completed at the end of each course.
Public Health England and the Royal College of Nursing recommends that HCAs who are new to Immunisation must attend a 2 day Immunisation training course. Thereafter yearly updates are recommended.
Yes, this is vitally important and you will leave the course with a competency framework which you will need to work through with a suitable mentor back in your place of work.
In order to work through your competency framework you will need support from a qualified nurse or doctor back in your place of work.