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Nursing and Midwifery

Mandatory training checklist

It is recommended that you download and complete this checklist to maintain a record of your mandatory training achievements and recognition at annual performance development review.

Nursing and midwifery checklist

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E-learning

E-L

Face to Face presentation

F2F

Included in corporate Induction

IND

Compulsory in-service

CI

Once only

 

Annual

 

Every 3 years

 

Every 5 years

 

Mandatory training requirements

Requirement

Format

Link

Renewal

Midwife

Registered nurse

Enrolled nurse

Nurse Practitioner

Non-clinical

Standard 1: Governance for safety and Quality in Health care

Aboriginal cultural awareness

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Accountable and ethical decision making

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Activity based funding and management

E-L

Open link
Modules as per NMHS

Refer to categories

         

Record Keeping Training

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Mandatory Reporting Suspected Child Sexual Abuse

E-L (intranet only)

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Mental Health Act 2014

E-L

Open link

Working in mental health

Working in mental health

Working in mental health

 

Working in mental health

NMHS Induction and site orientation

IND

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaking Up For Safety CI

Information (HealthPoint)

         

Radiation safety

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Patient safety and quality orientation passport E-L – (New staff from 2016 only)

Open link

         

Emergency procedures

Emergency procedures training

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Fire extinguisher training

CI

 

 

 

 

 

 

Participation in an evacuation drill/fire walkabout

F2F – unit based

 

 

 

 

 

 

Workplace Aggression and Violence Education (WAVE)

WAVE

IND

 

 

 

 

 

 

WAVE – update

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

Refer to categories

Manual tasks

Occupational Safety and Health

IND

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manual tasks- theory

E-L

Open link
Refer to categories

 

 

 

 

Refer to categories

Manual tasks – practical assessment

CI

Refer to categories

 

 

 

 

Refer to categories

Computer Ergonomics (if applicable)

E-L (intranet only)

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Workstation assessment (if applicable)

(intranet only)

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Newborn bloodspot screening

Newborn bloodspot screening (Recommended only)

E-L

Open link

Working with babies

Working with babies

Working with babies

 

 

Occupational safety & health

Occupational Safety & Health - Training for Staff

IND

 

 

 

 

 

 

Occupational Safety & Health - Training for Supervisors

F2F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Standard 2: Partnering with consumers

Open disclosure (Recommended only) E-L Open link          

Patient Centred Care

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Safe sleeping

E-L

Open link

 

Working with babies (including MBU)

Working with babies (including MBU)

 

Working with babies (including MBU)

MRI Safety

E-L

Open link
Refer to categories

 

 

 

 

 

Water immersion for labour and/or birth

Water immersion theory

E-L

Open link

Midwives involved in water birth

 

 

 

 

Water immersion clinical competence

F2F

 

Midwives involved in water birth

 

 

 

 

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding policy

F2F

 

 

 

 

 

 

Group 1 – 8 hours education

E-L, F2F

Open link
Refer to categories

 

NCCU only

NCCU only

 

 

Group 2 – 2 hours

E-L, F2F

Open link
Refer to categories

 

 

 

 

 

Group 3

E-L

Open link
Refer to categories

 

 

 

 

 

Standard 3: Preventing and controlling HAI

Hand Hygiene

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Trophon E-L Open link EC, Imaging EC, Imaging      

Aseptic technique

Aseptic technique – theory

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Aseptic technique – videos

E-L
(intranet only)

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Aseptic technique – practical assessment

F2F

Nurses and midwives performing invasive procedures.

Within 3 months of commencing employment at WHNS.

 

 

 

 

 

Standard 4: Medication safety

NPS Understanding medication safety – module 1
(Recommended only)

E-L

Open link

optional

optional

optional

optional

optional

Epidural/spinal analgesia

E-L

Open link

 

NCCU staff exempt

 

 

 

Medications calculations online package

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Standard 7: Blood and blood products

Bloodsafe - Clinical Transfusion Practice Module (Recommended only)

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Standard 9: Recognising and responding to clinical deterioration

Advance Health Directive (Recommended only) E-L Open link          

Triage

F2F

 

EC only

EC only

 

 

 

Basic life support

Basic life support - theory

E-L

Open link

 

 

 

 

 

Basic life support – practical assessment

CI

 

 

 

 

 

 

Neonatal resuscitation

Neonatal resuscitation – theory

E-L

Open link

 

Working with babies & mental health

Working with babies & mental health

 

 

Neonatal resuscitation – practical assessment

CI

 

 

Working with babies & mental health

Working with babies & mental health

 

 

Neonatal Resuscitation Program

F2F

 

Working with labouring women

NNT & NETS only

 

 

 

Paediatric life support

Theory

E-L

Open link
DSU caring for children

 

 

 

 

 

Practical

F2F

DSU caring for children  

 

 

 

 

Fetal assessment (K2, AFA, RANZCOG)

K2 (Acid base and fetal physiology, intrapartum CTG) OR FSEP

E-L, F2F

Open link

Working with antenatal/labouring women

 

 

 

 

Annual update – K2 simulator (3 trace reviews)

E-L

Open link

Working with antenatal/labouring women

 

 

 

 

Annual update – K2 assessment tool   Open link          

Advanced fetal assessment/RANZCOG (Recommended only)

F2F

 

Working with antenatal/labouring women

 

 

 

 

Obstetric emergencies

In-Time/ALSO/K2 Emergency Modules/Code Blue Drills

E-L, F2F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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