LPN Continuing Education Courses

LPN Continuing Education Courses

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Current active or associate LPN registration
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Course Listing

XHLT1500 - Adult Health Assessment for Nurses

Enhance your knowledge as a licensed practical nurse and learn theory and procedures based on best evidence for obtaining a health history and conducting a physical examination on a healthy adult. A laboratory component is included in which students apply new theory and practise nursing skills related to obtaining a health history and demonstrating physical assessment skills. This course was previously listed as AHAN 1000.

XHLT1520 - Infusion Therapy for Nurses

This course prepares the licensed practical nurse by building upon previous nursing knowledge with practices based on best evidence in infusion therapy, intravenous therapy, subcutaneous infusion therapy (hypodermoclysis), care of central lines, medication administration, and blood transfusions. A laboratory component is included in which students apply new theory and practise nursing skills related to infusion therapy, including IV cannula insertion. This course was previously listed as IVTH 1010.

XHLT1510 - Medication Administration: Intramuscular and Intradermal Injections

Acquire the knowledge and skills to safely administer medications to clients who require medication or treatments via the intramuscular or intradermal route. This course was previously listed as MEDA 1001.

XHLT1530 - Pharmacology Therapeutics and Medication Administration

Enhance your knowledge as a licensed practical nurse and learn theory, nursing care, and skills based on best evidence related to pharmacology therapeutics and medication administration. A laboratory component is included in which students apply new theory and practise nursing skills related to medication administration. Medication calculations are computed and medication administration skills are evaluated.  This course was previously listed as PTMA 1000.