Fundamentals of Trauma Nursing - Nursing Professional Development Program

This introductory course provides nurses with the knowledge and skills to care for trauma patients in different clinical settings. This two day course includes lectures and practical skills workshops.

Topics include:

  • Overview of the State Trauma System

  • Pelvic & Skeletal Trauma

  • Spinal Column Injuries and Management

  • Chest Trauma

  • Head Injuries

  • Abdominal Trauma

  • Post Traumatic Amnesia

  • Management of Soft Tissue Injuries

  • Management of Shock

  • Practical Skills Sessions

Course fees

External applicants: $ 350
Melbourne Health employees: $ 180
Undergraduate student: $ 100

MH employees: you must have study leave approved prior to booking a course.

For more information

Laura Foster
Clinical Nurse Educator
Ph. 03 9342 7316 pager: 3388
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.