This module will enable healthcare practitioners to develop the clinical skills and knowledge to provide appropriate and effective care to patients in the post-anaesthetic care environment.
The course is also offered as a undergraduate (level 5) award.
Who is this module for?
Healthcare practitioners currently working in the post anaesthetic care unit (PACU) of main operating theatres or day surgery environments.
Participants should have a minimum of six months experience of working within a PACU setting and should have completed the undergraduate 'Perioperative practice' module or equivalent.
Unseen examination and competency assessment document (CAD)
Course length: 10 teaching days plus exam