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Asthma & spirometry update for Aboriginal Health Workers



Target audience: Aboriginal Health Workers, Aboriginal health practitioners, Aboriginal outreach workers

Course outline: The Asthma & spirometry update course provides an overview of asthma and spirometry tailored to the specific needs of Aboriginal Health Workers. Topics include:

The three and a half hour workshops are presented by health professional peer educators including asthma and respiratory educators and respiratory scientists.

 Learning objectives include:

Each workshop is held in conjunction with a local host organisation which is usually an Aboriginal Medical Service or Medicare Local. Hosting a workshop is generally quite straightforward as the National Asthma Council Australia (NAC) coordinates the presenters and resource materials (including associated expenses). Funding is available to assist host organisations to help with their costs. A link to the training workshop calendar is available on the course information website.

Fee payable: No

Delivery mode: On site

Financial support for Indigenous students: Not specified


Suite 104, Level 1
153-161 Park Street

South Melbourne Vic 3205
Ph: (03) 9929 4333
Ph: 1800 032 495 (Freecall)
Fax: (03) 9929 4300


Last updated: 30 April 2014
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