Introduction to Immunisations & Vaccinations
A 2-day course providing a simple introduction to immunisations for healthcare
professionals new to the speciality. The training aims to build confidence and knowledge
which will enable delegates to carry out a detailed risk assessment and care management
plans for routine travel abroad. The study days are 1 week apart to enable practical supervised learning between the two dates.
The introductory agenda includes all the subjects highlighted below however all
the training follows the National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training.
- Vaccine Storage & Cold Chain
- Immunisation Administration
- Vaccine Scheduling
- Risk Assessment
- Recent changes in Immunisation Practice
- UK Childhood Immunisation Schedule
- Off schedule Vaccine Planning
- Complex Cases
- Covid-19 Vaccines