Sunshine Coast education and training events

Sunshine Coast Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
21-23 August 2017 National Indigenous Drug & Alcohol Misuse Conference The Conference has been formulated to highlight the positive actions and programs being delivered to Indigenous communities, both nationally and internationally, based on the holistic model of care Brisbane Enquire
22 August 7:30am World Suicide Prevention Day Corporate Breakfast Enjoy listening to our Guest Speakers and learn how you can play a role in suicide prevention in your workplace and personal life, while you enjoy a great breakfast in this stunning location. Alexandra Headland Optional $20 donation Roses in the Ocean
24 August 8:30am Sexual and Reproductive Health Update: 50 Years Young and Beyond 1-day workshop for GPs, GP Registrars, Practice Nurses, Midwives, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers, Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Hospital Nurses, School Nurses, Community Nurses, Undergraduate Health Care students who wish to gain knowledge in Sexual & Reproductive Health to answer patient questions who are 50 years young Brisbane $195 True R&R Health Yes
24 August 9am Develop Workforce in a Cultural Context Gympie An innovative strategy rolling out in Gympie from August until November. It aims to bring workforce and community leaders together to collaborate in building a diverse and inclusive sector with a shared purpose of creating a stronger sense of unity within the Gympie child and family support system. Gympie Free Workforce Council
24 August 6:30pm ACRRM Webinar: Thunderstorm Asthma Thunderstorm Asthma: How to identify and manage at-risk patients. Are you prepared for the upcoming thunderstorm asthma and hay fever season? The pollen season is coming in October and with it an increased risk of thunderstorm asthma. Online Free ACRRM
30 August 9am Type 2 Diabetes and Me Education Session Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? Maroochydore Free SCHHS
7 September 8:30am *UPDATED* Health Professionals Cervical Screening course The Health Professional Cervical Screening course (previously known as the Pap smear providers module) is comprised of three modules; Module 1 - Theory, Module 2 - Assessment, and Module 3 - clinical attachment. The course is aimed at nurses, midwives, Aboriginal and Torres straits lander health practitioners and GP Registrars Brisbane $900 True R&R Health Yes
7 September 6:30pm GP Education: Small Glands, Big Problems Noosa Hospital is pleased to invite you to an education evening featuring Urologist Dr Stuart Collins and Breast, Endocrine and General Surgeon Dr Felicity Adams.Please join us for a night of interactive discussion. Noosaville Free Noosa Hospital Yes
8-9 September 8:30am Interpersonal Psychotherapy for adolescents and adults This introductory course will present an overview of Iterpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), then focus on the development of the skills required to implement an effective IPT intervention. Brisbane From $630 Yes
9 September 10am Suicide Bereavement Remembrance Day To remember those who have been lost through suicide in our communities and acknowledge those bereaved family members, friends and associates living beyond suicide. Maroochydore Stand By
9 September 8:30am Primary Care Nurse COPD Workshop All day workshop for Practice Nurses around COPD Birtinya Free PHN
11 September 5:30pm Chronic Inflammatory Joint Conditions; Diagnosis, Management and Exercise Rehabilitation Speakers: Dr Ken Maguire, MBBS Modern Advances in Rheumatic Diseases- From Gloom to Zoom. Dr Peter Fuller, MBBS Musculoskeletal assessment and exercise management of individuals with chronic joint conditions; Dr Ian Gillam PhD Effect of a Curcumin Extract on chronic inflammatory joint disease. Noosaville From $20 SMA Yes
12 September 9am Introduction to Immunisation This workshop is open to practice nurses and nurses administering childhood vaccinations and will provide a basic understanding of the National Immunisation Program Schedule, Queensland as well as the key components and resources required to deliver the funded Immunisation Program to your patients. Maroochydore Free PHN
14 September 6:45am PCQ Education Breakfast Music-thanatology is a sub-specialty of palliative care that utilizes both harp and voice to serve the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the dying. Kima Rodgers is introducing the discipline and practice of Music-thanatology in Queensland. Buderim $15 Palliative Care Qld
18-19 September 8:30am Walking together: Creative ways of working with Aboriginal young people Build your skills in promoting social, emotional and psychological wellbeing in Aboriginal young people, their families and communities. Sydney From $620 Yes
19 September 9am Immunisation Catch Up Schedule This workshop is only open to Practice Nurses who are currently working in a general practice or nurses who are currently administering childhood vaccinations. It is essential that participants have previously completed the Introduction to Immunisation workshop and have a strong working knowledge of the NIP vaccination schedule for QLD and the antigens contained in each vaccine. Maroochydore Free PHN
21 September 10am Develop Workforce in a Cultural Context Gympie An innovative strategy rolling out in Gympie from August until November. It aims to bring workforce and community leaders together to collaborate in building a diverse and inclusive sector with a shared purpose of creating a stronger sense of unity within the Gympie child and family support system. Gympie Free Workforce Council
22 September 8am Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 This course is designed for doctors, registered nurses and paramedics Maroochydore $695 Pro Med
27 September 9am Type 2 Diabetes and Me Education Session Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? Maroochydore Free SCHHS Yes
28-29 September 8:45am Course in Wound Closure and Suturing The Course in Wound Closure and Suturing (Course Code 10384NAT) is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for Nurses, General Practitioners and relevant Allied Healthcare Workers to safely assess the need for and to perform wound closure in a variety of settings. Mooloolaba $1,245 Benchmarque Group Yes
4 October 1pm Managing Anxiety Workshops Each workshops is 2 hours and the entire program is delivered over 4 consecutive weeks. Participants learn how to manage symptoms and how to problem solve. They also learn skills to relax and live healthier and more enjoyable lives. Gympie Free SCHHS
9 October Varies Managing Anxiety Workshop Each workshops is 2 hours and the entire program is delivered over 4 consecutive weeks. Participants learn how to manage symptoms and how to problem solve. They also learn skills to relax and live healthier and more enjoyable lives. Maroochydore Free SCHHS
12 October Varies Managing Anxiety Workshop Each workshops is 2 hours and the entire program is delivered over 4 consecutive weeks. Participants learn how to manage symptoms and how to problem solve. They also learn skills to relax and live healthier and more enjoyable lives. Noosa Free SCHHS
13 October Varies Managing Anxiety Workshop Each workshops is 2 hours and the entire program is delivered over 4 consecutive weeks. Participants learn how to manage symptoms and how to problem solve. They also learn skills to relax and live healthier and more enjoyable lives. Caloundra Free SCHHS
13 October 8:45am Chronic Disease Support Program The Chronic Disease Support Program is a nationally accredited program and is fully funded by the federal Department of Health under the Chronic Disease Project Maroochydore Free Benchmarque Group
25 October 9am Type 2 Diabetes and Me Education Session Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? Maroochydore Free SCHHS
24-27 October 9am AAPM The Magic of Management Conference The Australian Association of Practice Management (AAPM) provides education, support, advice and advocacy for those involved in healthcare practice management. Perth From $335 AAPM
10 November 8:45am Chronic Disease Support Program The Chronic Disease Support Program is a nationally accredited program and is fully funded by the federal Department of Health under the Chronic Disease Project. Gympie Free Benchmarque Group
10 November 8:45am Nutrition Support Program The Nutrition Support Program is a nationally accredited program and is fully funded by the federal Department of Health under the Chronic Disease Project. Maroochydore Free Benchmarque Group
16 November 9am Type 2 Diabetes and Me Education Sessions Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? Gympie Free SCHHS
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