Sunshine Coast education and training events

Sunshine Coast Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
22 June Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
26 June 9:30am The Aged Care Roadshow 2018 Nambour Free Information Forum. Would you like to know more about Aged Care and how to access Government Funded Aged Care Services? Any member of the public who would like more information about Aged Care options is welcome. TOPICS INCLUDE: Access to Aged Care Services, My Aged Care, Types of Commonwealth funded aged care services available, Your rights and responsibilities Nambour Free Australian Government
27 June 9am SimGHOSTS Are you interested in improving quality of care and patient outcomes? Find out how healthcare simulation is used to train health professionals and others involved in patient care to make healthcare safer, more efficient, and achieve better patient outcomes. Sippy Downs Enquire SimGHOSTS, Simulation Australasia, Australian Society for Simulation in Healthcare (ASSH) and the Serious Games Showcase and Challenge Australasia
27 June 6pm Haematology Update for GP's This seminar offers GPs an update in contemporary best practice management of common haematological malignancies – identifying ‘red flags’, diagnosis and management in general practice, as well as recent advances in specialist treatment. It will also cover practical referral advice and a service update from the Haematology Unit at SCUH. Birtinya Free PHN Yes
28 June 6:30pm Asthma Update: The need for a new treatment paradigm? Attend this update on Asthma, presented by Dr Alex Ritchie a pneumology and sleep medicine specialist at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital. Montville Enquire AstraZeneca
28 June 5:30pm Effective Wound Healing Understanding phases of wound healing and the how, when and why wounds breakdown and become stalled. Focus on healing stalled and chronic wounds. Toowoomba Free KCI
4 July 8:45am Dementia Essentials As part of Dementia Training Australia, this nationally-accredited course is designed to assist workers supporting people living with dementia. Strategies to assist with effective communication, planning and development of appropriate activities and understanding behaviours in people living with dementia are all explored during the three day program. Bokarina Free Dementia Australia
5-6 July The Black Thunder: Power of black voices towards 2020 conference The conference will bring together many of this country’s indigenous leaders, academics, politicians, activists, Indigenous elders, cultural advocates and those who are making a contribution to the struggle of self-determination for Indigenous people in Australia through their leadership and actions from grassroots communities. It is designed to be both inspiring, self empowering whilst at the same time, providing the opportunities for delegates to evaluate what the future holds for Indigenous People. At the same time, making a bold statement to the wider community that Indigenous self determination is both strong and gaining stronger momentum each day. Canberra Enquire Indigenous Conference Services
5-6 July National Indigenous Employment Services The conference will bring together organisations, employers and government agencies to discuss and paint a bigger picture of Indigenous employment. Over the years, Indigenous employment has changed considerably. Even though Indigenous unemployment rate is high and still unacceptable, reality shows us that the overall picture is getting brighter by the day. The conference will have an employment trade show as part of the proceedings. This will give participants the chance to look at further opportunities to develop a career path for employers. The conference will have the chance to meet with prospective employment agencies with a view to enhancing partnerships. Canberra From $800 Indigenous Conference Services
6 July 8am Medical Cannabis Symposium This health initiative aimed at informing Doctors about the current prescribing protocols, legislative requirements and therapeutic uses of Medical Cannabis. Sunshine Coast Enquire MediFarm
6 July Mental Health Winter Forum Join us and our partner TAFE Qld East Coast Region at our Mental Health Winter forum 2018. We will be exploring choice, chance and change and how these three constants can influence our daily lives and shape our experiences. Sunshine Coast From $33 Mental Health and Wellbeing Fusion
9-11 July 5th Indigenous STOP Domestic Violence National Conference The 5th INDIGENOUS STOP DOMESTIC AND FAMILY VIOLENCE NATIONAL CONFERENCE will focus on issues such as psychological, physical, emotional and mental abuse inflected on individuals and communities subjected to all forms of family and domestic violence. High quality information, research, community and government programs will be highlighted at the conference with the aim of providing positive outcomes in the drive to stop all forms of family and domestic violence in our communities. Brisbane From $750 Indigenous Conference Services
11 July 6pm Tour the Sunshine Coast Mind and Neuroscience - Thompson Institute You’re invited to attend a presentation on how you and your patients may be involved, followed by a tour of the Institute. Topics will include research, clinical services, advocacy, education and teaching. Birtinya Free Mind and Neuroscience Thompson Institute
17 July 6:15pm Provide CPR (for General Practitioners and Practice Staff) Topics covered: DRSABCD action plan, Dealing with an unconscious casualty that is breathing normally (recovery position), Dealing with a casualty that is unconscious and not breathing normally (CPR), Use of the Defibrillator, CPR on both adults and infants Maroochydore From $50 PHN Yes
21-22 July Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Brisbane Enquire ACRRM Yes
30 July 6:30pm Mindfulness Course for Anxiety and Depression This course focuses on specific patterns of negative thinking that people with depression, anxiety and other mood problems are vulnerable to. With help from the teacher, the group and the mindfulness training, you will develop proactive ways of getting unstuck from old patterns of relating to yourself, your energy, work and other people. Buderim From $425 Openground Mindfulness Training
31 July 6:15pm Provide CPR (for General Practitioners and Practice Staff) Topics covered: DRSABCD action plan, Dealing with an unconscious casualty that is breathing normally (recovery position), Dealing with a casualty that is unconscious and not breathing normally (CPR), Use of the Defibrillator, CPR on both adults and infants Gympie From $50 PHN Yes
1-3 August 9am PHCRIS Conference Stay current with recent PHC developments, trends and news, build relationships with leaders in the field, develop intersectoral ideas and exchange perspectives across the wider health system. Melbourne From $400 Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS)
2 August 8:30am Couple Therapy Basics and Beyond The purpose of this workshop (presented by Professor Kim Halford) is to provide practical guidance on doing couple therapy. The couple therapy approach covered is integrative of the range of evidence-based couple therapies including integrative behavioural, cognitive behavioural, and emotion-focused couple therapy. Brisbane From $110 Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT) Yes
3-4 August 8:45am Foundations of General Practice Nursing Workshop Are you in the first few months or first few years of working in general practice, or looking for a refresher on best practice in that setting? APNA's ever-popular Foundations of General Practice Nursing Workshops are for you. Brisbane From $350 APNA Yes
4-5 August Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Cairns Enquire ACRRM Yes
4-5 August Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Perth Enquire ACRRM Yes
9 August 8pm The art of rural locuming Webinar This webinar provides insight into what rural locum work involves and tools for you to successfully locum in rural and remote communities. Webinar From $44 RACGP Yes
10 August 8:30am AAPM Practice Managers Education Day The Practice Managers Education Day will provide practice managers of varying experience on the opportunity to hear from industry experts on a range of topics to help work cohesively and effectively with your team. Two streams are on offer, one for Foundation practice managers and one for Advanced practice managers. Brisbane From $295 AAPM Yes
11 August Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
13-15 August Viral Hepatitis 11th Australiasian Conference We are in an exciting time. We have the opportunity to impact viral hepatitis in a way never before possible. However, as with every great endeavour, there is the risk that some people will miss the opportunities afforded by recent advances in therapeutics, implementation and policy. Worse, those who miss out may be the people who could benefit most. Our conference is inspired by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its focus on inclusion and health for all. The program will showcase and critically examine ways to effectively reach everyone living with viral hepatitis, while being inclusive of their experiences and concerns. Adelaide Enquire
15 August 8am Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) Workshops - Advanced ACT Expand your understanding and application of ACT as you combine technique with process. Mountain Creek Free SCHHS
17 August Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
17-19 August 10am Lifestyle Medicine 2018 Lifestyle Medicine 2018 will be held 17-19 August at the Sofitel Brisbane with the theme: 'Enhancing health, Evolving care'. Delegates will hear from accomplished practitioners/researchers and gain both practical clinical and public health evidence-based applications in the fields of CVD, Nutrigenomics, Obesity, Personalised Medicine, the Microbiome, Dementia and Health Tech. Brisbane From $660 Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine Yes
1-2 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Canberra Enquire ACRRM Yes
8-9 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Melbourne Enquire ACRRM Yes
15-16 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Sydney Enquire ACRRM Yes
25-26 September Schema Therapy Training Australia This workshop will help attendees gain a understanding of the Schema Therapy model and provide an extensive platform for learning new skills and techniques used in Schema Therapy. The workshop will address both the schema and mode models. The training is skills based, with multiple opportunities to learn complex techniques for working with difficult-to-treat clinical populations. The training will centre around Borderline Personality Disorder and it's treatment. Mooloolaba From $699 Schema Therapy Sydney
3 October 8:30am Dementia Essentials Course As part of Dementia Training Australia, this nationally-accredited course is designed to assist workers supporting people living with dementia. Strategies to assist with effective communication, planning and development of appropriate activities and understanding behaviours in people living with dementia are all explored during the three day program. Bokarina Free Dementia Australia Yes
6 October Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
6-7 October Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Hobart Enquire ACRRM Yes
12 October Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
23-24 October Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Darwin Enquire ACRRM Yes
27 October 8:30am Mastering Patient Care Allergy & Asthma 2018) Optimum Patient Care Australia brings together world leaders to facilitate self-directed learning in a highly interactive and hands-on clinical skills programme Brisbane Enquire OPC Australia yes
17-18 November Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Adelaide Enquire ACRRM Yes
17-18 November Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Melbourne Enquire ACRRM Yes
21 November 8am Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) Workshops - ACT with health conditions Expand your understanding and application of ACT as you combine technique with process. Mountain Creek Free SCHHS
21-22 November International Domestic Violence and Health Conference The conference invites practitioners, health service managers, community leaders, policymakers, researchers and survivors from all over the world, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander and First Nations people to share in the latest insights and technology for responding to the complexities of domestic violence. Melbourne
1 December Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
1-2 December Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Brisbane Enquire ACRRM Yes
7 December Advanced Life Support (ALS1) Level 1 A predominantly small group scenario based program, with excellent pre reading and course materials, designed to allow trainees to master the clinical interventions required to deliver adult ALS as recommended by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR). Sunshine Coast From $695 ProMed Yes
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