Immunisation Update - Adverse Events following Immunisation

Who should attend        

This course is suitable for health practitioners who administer immunisations or care for patients receiving immunisation.

Key learning outcomes 

On completion, participants will be able to:

• Discuss the national and state/territory policies and procedures for documenting and reporting adverse events following immunisation (AEFI), and the future recommendations for clients who have experienced AEFI

• Differentiate between vasovagal episodes and anaphylaxis following immunisation, and their management

• Demonstrate the requirements for preparing for a prospective adverse event prior to immunisations

• Demonstrate requirements for administering adrenaline in the event of a person developing an anaphylactic reaction after vaccination


This course is presented by leading nurse educators from the Australian College of Nursing in Parramatta. Working closely with industry partners our educators will ensure you are updated with current evidence-based knowledge and standards to maintain a high level of competency.

Members:   $150       Non-Members: $200



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Wednesday, 30 November 2022
9:00 am to 1:30 pm
6/9 Wentworth Street
Face to Face
Add to Calendar 11/30/2022 9:00AM 11/30/2022 1:30PM Australia/Canberra Immunisation Update - Adverse Events following Immunisation There may be times when nurse immunisers witness individuals experiencing an adverse event following immunisation (AEFI) including anaphylaxis or a vasovagal. It is necessary to recognise and treat these signs and symptoms quickly as per best practice to avoid serious harm. This workshop offers a theoretical and practical component on recognising and treating AEFI's in your care. 6/9 Wentworth Street PARRAMATTA NSW 2150