Some respiratory diseases slow the speed of expired air; others reduce the volume of air that can be inspired and then exhaled. To detect these impairments Spirometry is the most common type of pulmonary function test used.
The FPD Spirometry short course prepare the Healthcare Professional for the challenges of testing and screening.
The course complies with the SAQA Unit Standard 252125 to screen and evaluate worker respiratory health of workers for their ability to perform certain tasks or detect impairment in the Occupational Health setting.
Health care professionals/workers conducting spirometry testing in the occupational setting
3-day Interactive workshop with lectures and reflective exercises. theory and practical assessments.
Portfolio of Evidence to be submitted.
Accredited according to the HPCSA CPD Guidelines for Health Professionals - for a total of 30 clinical points on Level 2.
To qualify for the certificate of competence, participants should fully attend the workshop Successfully complete the theoretical and practical assessment and successfully complete a Portfolio of Evidence.
R 4 770.00 (Inclusive of VAT)
|26-28 February 2019||Port Elizabeth|
|26-28 March 2019||Cape Town|
|15-17 April 2019||Vaal|
|14-16 May 2019||Durban|
|18-20 June 2019||Pretoria|
|23-25 July 2019||Nelspruit|
|13-15 August 2019||Cape Town|
|25-27 September 2019||Durban|
|8-10 October 2019||Pretoria|
|19-21 November 2019||Port Elizabeth|