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ABOUT THIS COURSE

In 2017 6,949,000 women were using a modern method of contraception. Because of that contraceptive use, 1,824,000 unintended pregnancies were prevented, 349,000 unsafe abortions were averted, and 1,000 maternal deaths were averted. Knowledge of effective contraception & fertility planning is imperative to assist patients. The FPD course will prepare the Professional Nurse to render a family planning clinical service. The FPD course is aligned to the Department of Health guidelines and is also aligned to 3-unit standards.

WHO SHOULD ENROL

Registered Nurses who are required to offer oral and injectable contraceptives to their clients.

COURSE DESIGN

A 5-day interactive workshop with lectures and practical demonstrations. Aligned to Unit Standards: 259363, 260406, 119559 Aligned to the national contraception & fertility planning policy & service delivery guidelines & The national contraception, fertility planning policy. 

ASSESSMENT

• Theory - Multiple choice questionnaire paper 

• Practical assessment on insertion of one Implanon and one IUCD after completion of the POE

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

• Proof of SANC Registration as a Professional Nurse 

• Booking is essential 

 • Payment must be settled before training is undertaken

CERTIFICATION 

To qualify for the certificate of competence, participants should fully attend the workshop, complete the theoretical and practical assessment and successfully complete a Portfolio of Evidence. 

COURSE FEE, DATES & VENUES

R6 200 (Incl VAT)

* 02 - 06 August 2021 May 2021, Cape Town 

* 15 - 18 November 2021, Pretoria, Gauteng