FREE

$

100.00

NZD

incl. GST

You can purchase access to a recording of this event.

Overview

This course provides Midwives with evidence-based knowledge to safely administer vaccines within their scope of practice and to provide immunisation communication for the protection of the women/wāhine, family/whānau and their babies/pēpē.

Prerequisites

Current practising certificate from registration authority (e.g. Midwifery Council of New Zealand).

Course content

  1. The Immune systems of women/wāhine and babies/pēpi
  2. Vaccine preventable diseases
  3. National Immunisation Schedule and vaccines across the lifespan
  4. Types, composition, storage and safety of vaccines
  5. Immunisation Communication and coverage
  6. Vaccine administration