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CPD: Online Courses

Manage your continuing professional development (CPD) in your own time, at your own pace and in your own space. ACN now provides access to CPD education online. Our CPD online courses are open to all nurses across various health care domains, and are a convenient way to stay informed and grow your knowledge base. CPD online courses are valid for three months from date of enrolment.

Why ACN CPD online courses?

  • Pay online for instant access
  • Benefit your practice through increased knowledge
  • Start your course immediately
  • Access your content 24/7
  • Three months for you to complete your course
  • Print your own online certificate

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4 CPD Hours

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects of abdominal assessment.

C

4 CPD Hours

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects of cardiac assessments.

D

4 CPD Hours

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise situations where a patient may be or is deteriorating.

This module will provide you with the combination of knowledge, skills, attitudes, values and abilities that will underpin your actions for deteriorating patients.

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100 CPD Hours

This course is designed for registered nurses working in health areas where administration of immunisation is part of their role and registered nurses who wish to enhance their career opportunities.

25 CPD Hours

This course is designed for registered nurses who are required to perform Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccinations (BCG) as part of their roles. The purpose of the course is to provide you with a theoretical framework you can use in your clinical practice when you are required to administer, discuss after-care and document BCG vaccinations.

25 CPD Hours

This course is designed for registered nurses who are required to perform Tuberculin Skin Tests (TSTs) at part of their roles. The purpose of the course is to provide you with a theoretical framework that you can use in your clinical practice when you administer, read, interpret and document TST.

M

4 CPD Hours

Note: You will need to enrol in both Modules 7 and 8 to cover both the upper and  lower limbs.

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects of musculoskeletal and neurovascular assessment of the lower limbs.

4 CPD Hours

Note:  You will need to enrol in both Modules 7 and 8 to cover both the upper and  lower limbs.

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise situations where you are assessing a patient’s upper limbs for muskuloskeletal and/or neurovascular problems.

N

4 CPD Hours

This module, consisting of two sections, has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects when performing a neurological assessment.

P

3 CPD Hours

This three-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects of physical assessment.

150 CPD Hours

This course is designed for ENs working in all clinical areas across a variety of health care facilities. It equips ENs with the knowledge underpinning the skills needed in order to render first-line emergency care of acutely ill patients in the clinical setting.

150 CPD Hours

This course is designed for RNs working in any clinical setting in metropolitan, regional, rural and remote areas. It equips RNs with the knowledge underpinning the skills needed in order to render first-line emergency care in emergency/critical situations.

R

4 CPD Hours

This four-hour module has been designed for both Enrolled and Registered Nurses to revise key aspects of respiratory assessment.