Details and Registration

12h CPD

Law and ethics for mental health nurses

Registered NurseRegistered MidwifeEnrolled Nurse


New Course


PLEASE NOTE: Due to current COVID-19 social distancing restrictions, this seminar will now be held as an online session via Zoom meetings.   Zoom Meetings is an online virtual classroom where you can listen to the instructor, see presentations and ask questions.  Further information on how to access the seminar will be forwarded to all participants prior to course commencement.

Law and ethics directly impact nursing and midwifery practice in a myriad of ways. This course has been contextualised for nurses working in mental health services. This seminar is designed to refresh nurses’ understanding of the fundamentals of the law and the legislation that impacts on mental health nursing practice. Included is an outline of legal precepts including the Mental Health Act 2014 and its implications for practice, documents, scope of practice of registered and enrolled nurses and the legal and ethical principles of nursing practice.

This course is suitable for nurses working in mental health services or with mental health consumers and for nurses considering working in the emergency department mental health and AOD hubs.

This course is suitable for registered nurses, enrolled nurses and midwives.

Member $400, Non-member $550, Job Rep $380

 Date Venue Sessions
 Wed, 14 Oct 2020 Zoom Meeting Start Date: 14/10/2020 09:30:00 am
End Date: 14/10/2020 16:30:00 pm
Venue: Zoom Meeting Presenter: Walker Lorraine

Start Date: 15/10/2020 09:30:00 am
End Date: 15/10/2020 16:30:00 pm
Venue: Zoom Meeting Presenter: Walker Lorraine