Education and Training

Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital offers evidence-based professional development opportunities for nurses in the ophthalmic specialty.

Ophthalmic courses for Enrolled and Registered Nurses

Click here for the 2020 External Eye Course Calendar.

Fundamental Aspects of Ophthalmic Nursing

This two day seminar is designed for Enrolled Nurses and/or Registered Nurses who are interested in updating or acquiring knowledge and skills in ophthalmology. The seminar will comprise of lectures and practical sessions for clinical based skill development.

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Graduate Certificate in Ophthalmic Nursing

This program is designed specifically for registered nurses who want to learn more about the care and management of people with ophthalmic disorders. Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital has collaborated with the University of Notre Dame (Sydney) to design this degree that will develop your knowledge and skills so that you can provide specialised care to people with ocular problems.

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Retinal Disease and Disorders Seminar

This seminar is designed for registered nurses keen to improve their knowledge and understanding of retinal disorders. The seminar will have a strong emphasis on current evidence based practice and clinical reasoning in the treatment planning of retinal disorders. Participants will be provided opportunities to develop their clinical knowledge and application to practice.

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Ocular-Anterior Segment Seminar

This seminar is designed for nurses keen to improve their knowledge and understanding of anterior segment disorders (Cornea, Anterior& Posterior Chamber/ Lens). This seminar will have a strong emphasis on current evidence based practice and clinical reasoning in the treatment planning of relevant disorders. Participants will be provided opportunities to develop their clinical skills.

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To register for the above courses, click here to download the registration form.

Hand courses for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

The Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Unit offers two courses for Enrolled and Registered Nurses who are wishing to increase their knowledge in the speciality of Hand surgery.

Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Nursing Management

This seminar is designed for Registered and Enrolled Nurses (ward based, and new to operating theatres) who are interested in improving their knowledge, skills acquisition and application of these in the management of patients with hand injuries and conditions.

The seminar will comprise of a combination of lectures and practical workshops, conducted by senior clinicians working at Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, which will provide participants with opportunities to develop their clinical knowledge and application to practice.

Click here for the Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Wound Management flyer being held on 12th November, 2020.

Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Wound Management

This seminar is designed for Nurses, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists who are interested in improving their knowledge, skills and their application in hand wound management. The seminar will have a strong emphasis on current evidence based practice and clinical reasoning in treatment planning. The seminar will comprise of a combination of lectures and practical workshops, conducted by senior clinicians working at Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, providing participants with opportunities to develop their clinical knowledge and application to practice.

Click here for the Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Wound Management flyer being held on 4th September, 2020.

Registration Form for courses at Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital

To register for the above courses, click here to download the registration form.

Hand courses for Allied Health Professionals

The Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Unit offers two courses for Enrolled and Registered Nurses who are wishing to increase their knowledge in the speciality of hand surgery.

Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Wound Management

This seminar is designed for Nurses, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists who are interested in improving their knowledge, skills and their application in hand wound management. The seminar will have a strong emphasis on current evidence based practice and clinical reasoning in treatment planning. The seminar will comprise of a combination of lectures and practical workshops, conducted by senior clinicians working at Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, providing participants with opportunities to develop their clinical knowledge and application to practice.

Click here for the Sydney Hospital and Sydney Eye Hospital Hand Wound Management flyer.

Registration Form for courses at Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital

To register for the above courses, click here to download the registration form.

Registration Form for courses at Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital

To register for the above courses, click here to download the registration form.