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Training

Clinical Training Opportunities

Pressure Injury Prevention and Management

Seminar: Pressure Injury Prevention and Management
– There’s NO time for nonsense!

Date : Thursday, 18 November 2021
Time : 9am to 4pm
Venue : Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley

Our most popular seminar of the year is back!
Learn something new to prevent the risk and effects of pressure injuries by joining us at this seminar on Worldwide STOP Pressure Injury Day.

Seminar Highlights

  • Pressure Care Causes and Current Classifications – are you up to date?
  • Impact of pressure injuries on patients, carers, organization and society – what’s the cost?
  • Innovative approaches in Prevention and Management of Pressure Injuries – what don’t you know?
  • Preventative Seating and Positioning Strategies – what’s best practice?
  • Support Surface Selection – Why, What, When, Where and How?
  • Technologies in Pressure Management Equipment – what’s new with
    • Cushions – Material Selection, Properties
    • Mattresses – Foam, Air, Hybrid
  • and more …

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Workshop : Person-centred Moving and Handling Equipment
– Tips, Techniques & Clinical Practices

Date : Thursday, 21 October 2021
Time : 9am to 1pm
Venue : Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley

Innovations in moving and handling equipment technology and functionality are constantly evolving. This creates a need to remain up to date with products, functions and features in an effort to provide the optimal equipment solution for each individual user, environment and circumstances.

Therapist Goals:

  • Understand the fundamental features and benefits of Moving and Handling Equipment
  • Gain information on  Australian Standards related to Lifting Slings
  • Develop confidence in prescribing fit for purpose moving and handling equipment
  • Learn through discussion, problem solving strategies related to Person-centred Moving and Handling situations