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TB Mantoux and BCG Immunisations London (25.02.2020)

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W1T 5HP

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This course covers the vaccine preventable disease of Tuberculosis, from screening and testing, to the symptoms and treatment; within the current regulatory and legal framework. The course is hands-on and practical and each participant receives a certificate after successfully completing the course.

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

  • Be able to provide accurate and up to date information about diseases and vaccines
  • Provide a safe, effective and high standard of care

COURSE CONTENTS

The aims of TB immunisation: national policy and schedules

  • Vaccine preventable diseases
  • Epidemiology
  • What is TB?
  • Screening and testing
  • The latent TB infection
  • The active TB disease
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Mantoux
  • BCG
  • IGRA
  • Treatment
  • Management
  • Practical session Techniques and Intradermal injections
  • TB Vaccination and composition
  • The legal aspects of vaccination
  • Prescribing vaccines
  • Storage and handling of vaccines
  • Correct administration of vaccines
  • Record-keeping and reporting

This course covers the vaccine preventable disease of Tuberculosis, from screening and testing, to the symptoms and treatment; within the current regulatory and legal framework. The course is hands-on and practical and each participant receives a certificate after successfully completing the course.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Nurses
  • Occupational Health Staff
  • University Nurses
  • NHS Staff
  • Occ Health (private sector)
  • Occ Health Council staff



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