Details and Registration

6h CPD

Don't panic, it's only a tracheostomy

Registered NurseEnrolled Nurse


This workshop is aimed to develop and/or extend your knowledge and skills to care safely for adult patients requiring a tracheostomy. It will cover various elements of nursing care and management, starting from initial post-operative care, and all the way through to decannulation. Topics will include stoma care, inner cannula and tape changes, suctioning, communicating, transporting, recognising clinical deterioration and emergency procedures, as well as weaning. You will have the opportunity to practice these skills in our simulated ward environment.

This course is suitable for registered and enrolled nurses with limited to basic knowledge of caring for adult patients with tracheostomies.

Please note: This course is currently scheduled to be delivered face to face at ANMF Victorian Branch, 535 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne.  Face to face delivery is subject to change dependent on the COVID-safe conditions and restrictions in place on the course delivery date. 

Member $200, Non-member $280, Job Rep $190

 Date Venue Sessions
 Fri, 04 Nov 2022 ANMF Melbourne Start Date: 04/11/2022 09:30:00 am
End Date: 04/11/2022 16:30:00 pm
Venue: ANMF Melbourne Presenter: Cam-Tu Do