Travel Health (Study Day)

Who is it for?

This study day is suitable for first level registered nurses involved in giving travel health advice and vaccinations.

Overview of content:

  • Travel vaccinations and schedules
  • Health promotion with regards to travel
  • Malaria prevention
  • Signposting and resources
  • Prophylactic medication

What is it about?

 This full day provides an introduction to travel health and travel vaccinations. The course will look at undertaking travel health assessment and what advice can be offered. The course will use case studies to demonstrate clear examples for guidance and learning.

How does it enhance practice?

Nurses are equipped with the knowledge and skills to enable them to offer travel health advice and travel vaccinations as well as understanding how to keep their knowledge up-to-date.

Course Structure:

1 x day study day 09.30 - 16.00

After the February 2018 date, this will run as 2 x day study day

Upcoming dates:

06 February 2018 (FULL)

8 & 15 May 2018

November 2018 (TBC)

January 2019 (TBC)

Application and Funding

To apply for this course, please select the "apply" link at the top right of this page. For information on funding options please see here.

If successful in your application for the course you will receive a confirmation email with the exact details of the location of teaching, closer to the start date.

Tuition Fees

For details of current tuition fees for self funded or sponsored applicants please click here.

Programme Leader/Contact Name:

Debbie Limb

Tel: 0114 222 2050; Email: d.c.limb@sheffield.ac.uk

Admissions/Support Officer:

Deborah Reid

Tel: 0114 222 2037; Email: snm-admin@sheffield.ac.uk