Syringe Driver Competency Certification
- Gain proficiency in the commencement and management of the (preferred) syringe driver
- Theoretical and practical skills in the handling of drugs and the syringe driver
- The role of syringe drivers in palliative and end of life care, specialist input into the management of the syringe driver
We are pleased to be able to offer the Syringe Driver Competency Programme in conjunction with Hospice NZ.
This is a combined programme of theory via e-learning and followed by a practical competency assessment workshop delivered by our HWA Nurse Educator.
Tues 14 Feb
Thurs 16 Mar
Thurs 6 April
Tues 16 May
Tues 13 June
Tues 25 July
Tues 29 Aug FULL*(changed from Tues 15 Aug)
Tues 12 Sept FULL
Tues 17 Oct FULL
Tues 14 Nov FULL
Tues 12 Dec FULL
Please register your interest in 2024 dates & the team will be in touch via email once these are finalised.
Presented by: Hospice West Auckland Nurse Educator
Time: 2 hours
Cost: The Full Practical Competency is $50 (+gst)
Location: The Hospice Offices, 547 Te Atatu Rd, Te Atatu Peninsula
Pre-requisite: E-Learning modules must be completed before attending the workshop. These take approximately 2 hours to complete (although do not have to be completed in one setting).
There is no charge to complete the e-learning.
This is a face-to-face workshop and assessment only.
We recommend that you register your interest in the assessment workshop by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org as numbers will are limited.
Further information is available here https://www.hospice.org.nz/education-training/syringe-driver-competency-training/
Certificates awarded for completion and endorsed by Hospice NZ.