Welcome to our Maternity Education Page.
Please find our education calendar in the link below:
Education Planner Maternity 2023
For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Maternity Services Education Team on Level 5, Christchurch Women's Hospital or call us on (03) 364 4730
To book any Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury maternity education session please go to www.healthlearn.ac.nz For Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury employed maternity staff, all compulsory education will be allocated by the education team and all continuing education must be approved by a manager via healthLearn.
The following planners may be useful to guide you on Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury/Midwifery Council/BFHI education requirements:
Professional Development Planner 2023 Core Midwives
Professional Development Planner 2023 Nurses in Maternity
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Adult CPR/Maternal Collapse
Resuscitation training is provided as part of either Emergency Skills or PROMPT course - see below.
Four hours breastfeeding is included in this year's Maternity Practice Skills programme.
Breastfeeding forum via healthLearn
Mauriora Associates Online Foundation Course
Mauriora Associates Website
Cultural Engagement: Applying the Treaty of Waitangi
Cannulation and Phlebtotomy
Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury Cannulation Course
IV Cannualation "Tips and Tricks" video (using non-safety cannula and including use of local anaesthetic). Acknoweldgements to Dr Jonathan Guirguis.
IV Cannulation Education Resource by Dr Jonathan Guirguis
Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury Treaty of Waitangi and Tikanga Maori
CALD Cultural Competency Courses
Learn Online Courses
Diabetes in Pregnancy
Not running in 2023.
Emergencies in Maternity Care
Emergency Skills Day 2023
PROMPT Ashburton 2023
Newborn Life Support 2023
Breech Birth Network - The Birth of Leliana
Arrow® EZ-IO® System - Proximal Tibia Site Identification and Needle Insertion (Adult, Alert)
Tranexamic Acid (TX): The Science and the Practice
Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertension and Pre-eclampsia in Pregnancy in New Zealand
Physiological Breech Birth Algorithm
Amniotic Fluid Embolism, An Australian-New Zealand Population-Based Study
Outcomes of Blood Loss Post-Physiological Birth ...
Newborn Resuscitation Practice Steps
Epidural in Maternity Care
Online via healthLearn.
Online via healthLearn
OFSEP for free online course
Fetal Surveillance Education FSEP 2023
Fetal Surveillance Education Requirements
GAP (Growth Assessment Programme)
Five Moments of hand hygiene online yearly refresher: via healthLearn
Covid-19 Infection Prevention: via healthLearn
Covid swabbing resources: via Learn Online
Maternal Acute Morbidity Prevention 2023
Pre-eclampsia online learning
NZAPEC 2023 Pre-eclampsia and Fetal Growth Study Day
Maternity Practice Skills
Maternal Mental Health Day 2023
Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Aotearoa (PADA)
Mental Health Education and Resource Centre (MHERC) Website
Perinatal Mortality Meetings 2023
Perinatal Loss Workshop 2023
Perineal Care and Repair
Perineal Care and Repair Workshop 2023
Perineal Care and Repair Workshop 2023 - West Coast
Book via Ara: Mary Kensington, Head of Midwifery, Mary.Kensington@ara.ac.nz
Smoking, SUDI, Screening and More
ABC smoke cessation on healthLearn
Learn Online for courses on newborn metabolic and hearing screening; effective stop smoking conversations with pregnant women; shaken baby prevention; sudden infant death in infancy (SUDI)
Healthy Start Professional Development – early life science and behaviour change: https://www.healthystartprofessional.org.nz/en.html