Community Healthcare Programmes

Modules provide information and practical skills assessment on salient aspects of Basic Nursing Care.

Training Modules for Community Healthcare Workers:

  • Hand Hygiene
  • Bed Bath and pressure care
  • Basic Sterile Technique and wound dressing
  • Understanding Blood Pressure and blood pressure monitoring
  • Understanding Blood Glucose Control and glucose monitoring
  • Catheterisation and catheter care
  • Mobilizing a compromised client
  • Managing a bed bound patient
  • Education of mothers’ regarding Infant Diarrhoea and Vomiting
  • Emergency management of Burns
  • Shock
  • Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Understanding Epilepsy and management of Seizures
  • Diabetes
  • Poisoning
  • Bleeding and wounds
  • Workplace Etiquette: Caring with Pride
  • Footcare
  • Mobilisation Techniques
  • Education and Management of Stomas
  • Complications in Pregnancy
  • Rudiments of Managing an Unplanned Home Birth


Training Sessions tailored to specific training needs

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