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Immunisation and Vaccination Online Moodle Course

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This is the Core course which follows the recommendations of the National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners (2018).

  • Award N/A
  • Start date January 2023
  • School School of Nursing and Midwifery
  • Faculty Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences

Overview

This is the Core course which follows the recommendations of the National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners (2018).

In agreement with the Trusts in Birmingham, practitioners who are recommended to access this course are:

  • New health practitioners to their area
  • Health practitioners who give advice
  • Health practitioners who may just be beginning to administer immunisations in their area of practice
  • Health practitioners who wish to update on the outlined aspects

This is the Core Course and consists of sessions on:

  • The Department of Health Guidelines
  • Legal aspects of consent and record keeping
  • Why vaccinate?
  • How vaccines work - the physiology
  • How? - Best Practice Guidelines on administration
  • When? - The Child Health Programme
  • The Older Adult Programme
  • Health Care Workers
  • Indications, Contraindications and Issues
  • Evaluation of the course
This course is not open to International students.

Studying with us during the Covid-19 pandemic

The University has put in place measures in response to Covid-19 to allow us to safely deliver our courses. Should the impact of the pandemic continue in future years, any additional or alternative arrangements put in place by the University will be in accordance with the latest government public health advice, health and safety legislation, and the terms and conditions of the student contract.

Fees & How to Apply

The University reserves the right to increase fees in line with inflation based on the Retail Prices Index or to reflect changes in Government funding policies or changes agreed by Parliament up to a maximum of five per cent.

Immunisation and Vaccination Online Moodle

This is an online module that you can begin at any time.

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Course fees: £60

Course Dates: 

  • 17 January 2023 (9:00am - 5:00pm)

Facilities & Staff

This course is delivered through the an online learning resource, with online study materials to guide you through the appropriate topics, as well as providing links to other resources. 

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