Continuing Education Programs

The Nurse Education & Development Centre offers a wide variety of clinical and professional development programs. Below are the nursing continuing education programs offered at St. Vincent’s Health Network Sydney. Please note all most of these programs are run at SVH in Darlinghurst, and some are held at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Auburn. Venue details are listed under the program.
SVH Staff can access program details and book via My Health Learning.
Some programs are available for external participants to register. These program titles are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Acute Stroke Nursing

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

ADAC: Handling Antineoplastic Drugs & Related Waste Safely Competency Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning

ADAC: Administering Oral Antineoplastic Drugs Competency Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Adult Pain Management*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Advanced Life Support

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Advanced Resuscitation in the ED

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Advanced Plastic Surgery for Nurses: VAPS*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Aged Care Course

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Alcohol & Other Drugs*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Basic Life Support Assessment Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Basic Life Support Assessor Training

This course is only available to internal staff. Please see the CPR Coordinator for further details.

Between the Flags: Tier 2 (RAMPAC)

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Blood Transfusion Practice

This 30 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. No booking required.

Cardiac Rhythm Recognition*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Cardiopulmonary Transplant Nursing*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Casual Pool Study Day

This course is only available to internal staff working on the casual pool. For course details or to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

CAUTI Workshop

This 60 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. No booking required.

CNS Coaching & Preparation

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Crisis Management in Anaesthetics and Recovery Nursing (CMARN)*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

CVAD – Care & Management of Vascular Access Devices*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

CVAD – Care & Management of Vascular Access Devices*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

CVAD - Central Venous Access Devices Pathway for RNs

This pathway is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

CVAD - Central Venous Access Device Dressings Pathway for ENs

This pathway is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Cytotoxic Medication Administration – Level 1 Accreditation*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Cytotoxic Medication Administration – Level 2 Accreditation

This pathway is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Diabetes Management in the Hospital Setting*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Diabetes Matters

This 30 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. No booking required.

Diabetes Matters: DKA & HHS Part 1

This eLearning module is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Diabetes Matters: Hypoglycaemia

This eLearning module is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Diabetes Matters: IV Insulin Infusion Management for DKA HHS

This eLearning module is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Diversity Health

This 30 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. No booking required.

ECG Interpretation*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

ECMO

This course is only available to internal ICU staff. Please see the ICU CNE for further details.

Emergency Nursing CNS 2 Workshop

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Emergency Nursing Resuscitation Update

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Engaging Learners: Practical tips for clinical education*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Enrolled Nurse Study Day

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Essentials of Care Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Fascia Iliaca Block (FIBs)

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Foundations of Cardiac Nursing for Perioperative Nurses*

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Fundamentals of Intensive Care Nursing*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Hand Hygiene Auditor

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Introduction to Cancer Nursing

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Introduction to Cardiothoracic Nursing

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Introduction to Emergency Nursing

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Introduction to GIT & Colorectal Nursing*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Introduction to Grief & Bereavement*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Introduction to Head & Neck*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Introduction to Laparoscopic Nursing Program for Perioperative Nurses

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Introduction to Neurological Nursing

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Introduction to Preceptorship*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Introduction to Resuscitation in the Emergency Department

This course is only available to internal ED staff. Please see the ED CNC or CNE for further details.

Introduction to Orthopaedic Nursing*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Introduction to Urology & Gynaecology Nursing*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Management of Patients with Acute Respiratory Conditions*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Medication Administration Accreditation

This learning and competency is available for internal staff only. It is required for any nurse commencing at SVH who will be administering medication.

Medication Issues in the Acute Setting

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Mental Health Study Day

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Non Invasive Ventilation*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Nursing In-Charge & Team Leadership

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Orthogeriatrics: A Multidisciplinary Approach*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants book below.

Palliative Care Perspectives*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA)

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Peritoneal Dialysis Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Pleural Drain Management

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Pleural Drains – Train the Trainer

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Ports – Access & Management

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Psychological Care for People who are Bereaved*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Safe Handling of Intraoperative Medications (SHIM)*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Symptom in Advanced Illness*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Temporary Pacing

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Tracheostomy Competency Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Tracheostomy Management for Clinicians

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Urinary Catheter Insertion & Management Competency Workshop

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Wound Series: Chronic & Complex Wounds*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Wound Series: Diabetic Foot

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Wound Series: Fundamentals*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Wound Series: Leg Ulcers*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Wound Series: Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

This course is only available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Wound Wednesdays

This 30 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. No booking required.

W-PTAS (eLearning)

This eLearning module is available to internal staff. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.

Venepuncture & Cannulation Accreditation*

This course is available to internal staff and external participants. Internal staff: For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning. For external participants: 2019 dates coming soon!

Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

This 60 minute CPD session is only available to internal staff. See the SVH Education Calendar for dates. For course details and to enrol, please log into My Health Learning.