Hospitals & Services
Welcome to our Maternity Education Page.
Please find our education calendar in the link below:
Maternity Education Year Plan 2022 - TBA
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 CDHB maternity education session please go to www.healthlearn.ac.nz For CDHB-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 CDHB/Midwifery Council/BFHI education requirements:
Professional Development Planner Core Midwives
Professional Development Planner Nurses in Maternity
NOTE: To download Word files, right-mouse click on the Word document link, select 'save target as' OR 'save link as' in the right-click menu, and then click the 'save' button to download the document to your computer and open it.
Resuscitation training is provided as part of either Emergency Skills or PROMPT course - see below.
Dates for 2022 TBA
Breastfeeding forum via healthLearn
Mauriora Associates Website
CDHB 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
Emergency Skills Refresher for Midwives and Maternity Nurses 2022 - dates TBA
Newborn Life Support 2022
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
Online via healthLearn.
Online via healthLearn
OFSEP for free online course
Fetal Surveillance Education Requirements
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 2022
Pre-eclampsia online learning
Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Aotearoa (PADA)
Mental Health Education and Resource Centre (MHERC) Website
2022 Perinatal Mortality Meetings
Perineal Care and Repair Workshop 2022
Book via Ara: Mary Kensington, Head of Midwifery, Mary.Kensington@ara.ac.nz
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