Courses

  • 1 eLearning

    Clinical Vaccinology Update – 7th December 2020

    This annual event was held virtually, welcoming both domestic and international speakers. Topics included COVID-19 vaccine development and safety, influenza, measles and vaccine communication. For details of the full program please review the course material below.
  • 1 eLearning

    Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA) – (Standalone Course – NOT for COVID-19 elearning competency)

    This course has been designed to provide information on Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration, SIRVA. At the completion of this course the immunisation provider will be able to:
    • Identify what SIRVA is and how to prevent it with correct vaccine administration
    • Identify how SIRVA is diagnosed and treated
    • Recognise anatomical landmarks used to identify correct injection sites
    • Identify how to report SIRVA
         
  • 1 eLearning

    Use of Multi-dose Vials – (Standalone Course – NOT for COVID-19 elearning competency)

    This course has been designed to demonstrate the safe preparation and storage of vaccines from multi-dose vials. At the completion of this course, the immunisation provider will be able to:
    • Correctly prepare vaccines from multi-dose vials that require reconstitution
    • Correctly prepare vaccines from multi-dose vials that do not require reconstitution
    • Identify the principles of infection prevention and control required when accessing multi-dose vials
    • Identify the importance of labelling and storage of multi-dose vials
    • Understand the difference between an expiry date and a use by date
  • 1 eLearning

    Vaccination Procedures (Standalone Course – NOT for COVID-19 elearning competency)

    This course has been designed to provide an overview of the correct processes of immunisation. Following the completion of this course, the immunisation provider will be able to:
    • Identify the principles of the cold chain
    • Identify the importance of pre-immunisation screening and consent
    • Describe a contraindication to vaccination
    • Identify the correct process for administering vaccines to infants, children and adults
    • Understand the requirements of reporting to immunisation registers
    • Be able to identify and manage adverse events following immunisation
    • Understand No Jab, No Pay and No Jab, No Play legislation