This course is for all vaccinators administering the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine (Comirnaty 30 mcg).
All vaccinators must complete all course material as part of their vaccinator training and education for the COVID Immunisation programme.
You are a health professional and have a current Annual Practising Certificate (APC), or a health professional in the process of gaining a current APC.
In total, it will take about 4 hours to complete this course. This does not include the optional reading. The duration of this course will depend on your experience and learning style. Parts of the online course are optional (as indicated). You should allocate a minimum of 4 hours, although those with less familiarity around vaccination and/or of online learning tools should be prepared to take longer if necessary. Outside of the course, note that the Immunisation Handbook and clinical advice is always available via our website and IMAC 0800 IMMUNE (0800 466 863).
If you leave the course, when you log back in you will be prompted to resume where you left off.
Note, a course requirements acknowledgement must be completed before you can start the course proper.
Then, two main lessons:
The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine
Working with the COVID Immunisation Register
After completing these two lessons we would appreciate you completing the quick online evaluation to help improve the content.In the evaluation, below the arrow to submit your feedback is a button to click, acknowledging you have finished the evaluation - this will ensure the evaluation gets a score of '100' and is marked as completed.