Travel Health Course - November 2022


Whether you are new to practice or just looking for a refresher, our brand-new Introduction to Travel Health course has been developed for Registered Healthcare Practitioners, e.g. Practice Nurses and Pharmacists, who undertake travel health consultations.


Course content This Introduction to Travel Health will be structured with interactive elements, using case studies, practice activities and group discussions. It will cover all elements of travel health consultation:

  • Good practice guidance

  • Travel Health Risk Assessment

  • Travellers with additional needs

  • Sources of information

  • Non-vaccine preventable diseases

  • Malaria

  • Insect bit avoidance

  • Vaccine preventable diseases

  • Travel vaccines and schedules

Objectives

  • To provide registered healthcare professionals with tools to offer travellers comprehensive consultations, including:

  • Understanding the importance of risk assessments

  • Accessing up to date resources

  • Understanding vaccine preventable diseases

  • A good general knowledge of travel vaccines

  • Be able to plan a vaccine schedule

  • Understanding of non-vaccine preventable disease

  • Increased knowledge of malaria

  • Delivering evidence-based advice to travellers

  • Demonstrating an understanding of professional issues

The cost of this two-day workshop is £130.00 per person. When: Thursday 24th and Friday 25th November 2022, 09:30 – 15:00 Book here: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=slTDN7CF9UeyIge0jXdO46YlwgdnjzRBru_XdHhAmmRUMFUyS1ZPNVVBTzE4NzUzWVpCOTVRUFk4Ry4u