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Find courses listed below for eligiblilty and registration information. Contact our team if you have any questions or need help.

This is a full day training course for our midwives and LMCs.

All our midwives need to book via the Training Calendar, under My Menu on OnePlace.

Venue will be confirmed in your confirmation email. Please check dates below Tauranga (TGA) and Whakatāne (WHK)

Pre-requisite before you can register on this course you must complete the tewharikiatoi.ac.nz | Combined Emergency Skills Refresher. 

If you don't already have an account create an account.

Once you have passed the pre-requisite, you can register here.

Facilitator(s) Judith Madsen

Course fees $125 to be paid into our bank account:

02 0100 016708600
(Ref: CESD, date of attendance and your last name)

Course content
  • Adult/maternal resuscitation
  • Neo-natal resus
  • Childbirth emergency skills

 

Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)
TGA - Wednesday 25 January (closing 18 January)  0830 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 8 February (closing 1 February)  0830 -1630
WHK - Wednesday 22 February (closing 15 February)  0900 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 1 March (closing 22 February)  0830 - 1630
WHK - Wednesday 22 March (closing 15 March)  0900 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 19 April (closing 12 April)  0830 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 14 June (closing 7 June)  0830 - 1630
WHK - Wednesday 21 June (closing 14 June)  0900 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 23 August (closing 16 August)  0830 - 1630
WHK - Wednesday 4 October (closing 27 September)  0900 - 1630
TGA - Wednesday 1 November (closing 25 October)  0830 - 1630
To register

Register for the Combined Emergency Skills for Midwive's course

This is a full-day training course for all people working in organisations that are contracted by us to provide health services who are considering moving into a leadership role in the next six to 18 months

Venue will be confirmed in your confirmation email. Please check dates below Tauranga (TGA)

Facilitator Linda Hutchings

Course fees $250 - information on how to pay will be sent out with pending confirmation of your booking.

Course content

Many people apply for or accept their first leadership role without pausing to really think about what it means to make the transition from being one of the team to being the leader of a team. That is the primary purpose of this workshop - to make you think long and hard before you make the leap!

In this highly interactive day, you will work through the sixteen critical questions you need to be able to answer before pursuing your next career step!

Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)
TGA - Thursday 23 March (closing 14 March) 0830-1600hrs
To register

Register for the Developing Aspiring Leader's course

This free, two-day training course is recommended for all health professionals who work in the community, in hospitals, health agencies and GP surgeries and who have contact with patients and/or clients.

Please note you must be able to attend both days.

Venue will be confirmed in your confirmation email. Please check dates below Tauranga (TGA) and Whakatāne (WHK)

Pre-requisite before you can register on this course you must complete the tewharikiatoi.ac.nz | Violence Intervention Programme (VIP) online course.

If you don't already have an account create an account.

Once you have passed the pre-requisite, you can register here.

Course facilitator(s) Deb Fielding and Raewyn Butler

Course content
  • Day 1 - looks at the dynamics of intimate partner violence and routine enquiry training.
  • Day 2 - focuses on child abuse and neglect, identification management and reporting.
Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)
WHK - Thursday 9 and Friday 10 March (Closing 2 March)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 April (Closing 12 March)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Thursday 11 and Friday 12 May (Closing 4 May)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 June (Closing 20 June)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Thursday 20 and Friday 21 July (Closing 13 July)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 August (Closing 14 August)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

WHK - Thursday 21 and Friday 22 September (Closing 14 September)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 October (Closing 11 October)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

TGA - Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 November (Closing 20 November)

0845-1600 (Day 1) 
0900-1600 (Day 2) 

To register

Register for the Family Violence, Child Abuse and Neglect course (2 Days)

This is a full-day course for all clinical staff who are currently working for our contracted organisations in the Bay of Plenty.

Venue will be confirmed in your confirmation email. Please check dates below Tauranga (TGA) and Whakatāne (WHK).

Facilitator(s) Internal specialist

Pre-reading none

Course fees Free

Course content
  • Hand hygiene and standard precautions
  • Clinical microbiology and specimen collection
  • Multi drug resistant organisms (MDROs)
  • Isolation precautions 
Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)
TGA - Wednesday 26 April (closing 19 April) 0830-1600hrs
TGA - Tuesday 12 September (closing 5 September) 0830-1600hrs
To register

Register for the Infection Prevention and Control, Back to Basics course

This free, two-hour training course is for all health professionals and staff in the Western and Eastern Bay of Plenty who have contact with children aged 0-4 years or their families.

Venue will be confirmed in your confirmation email. Please check dates below Tauranga (TGA) and Whakatāne (WHK)

Course facilitator(s) Zirsha Wharemate and Hatea Ruru 

Course content
  • Understanding the importance of good oral health in children 0-4 years
  • Understanding the risk and protective factors related to dental decay
  • Gaining confidence and skills in identifying children with, or at risk of developing dental decay
  • Referral process to community dental services for follow-up
  • Implementing a plan for good home care and engagement with dental services
Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)  
TGA - Thursday 23rd February (closing 16th February) 0930 - 1130

 

TGA - Thursday 25th May (closing 18th May) 0930 - 1130

 

TGA - Thursday 24th August (closing 17th August) 0930 - 1130

 

TGA - Thursday 23rd November (closing 16th November) 0930 - 1130

 

To register

Oral Health - Lift the Lip - Google Forms

This free three-hour workshop is delivered by Zoom and is for all staff who are currently working for our contracted organisations in the Bay of Plenty

Venue this workshop is delivered by Zoom. All details will be emailed to you before the start date, including the Zoom link.

Facilitator(s) Mahana Culture

Course fees Free

Course content

Understand and learn how to identify and address:

  • What implicit bias is
  • Ethnic bias, particularly against Māori
  • What institutional racism is
Course date(s) 2023 Course time(s)
Thursday 19 January ZOOM (Closing 12 January) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 25 January ZOOM (Closing 18 January) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 15 February ZOOM (Closing 8 February) 0930 - 1300
Tuesday 28 February ZOOM (Closing 21 February) 0930 - 1300
Thursday 2 March ZOOM (Closing 23 February) 0930 - 1300
Thursday 16 March ZOOM (Closing 9 March) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 29 March ZOOM (Closing 22 March) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 12 April ZOOM (Closing 5 April) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 26 April ZOOM (Closing 19 April) 0930 - 1300
Thursday 11 May ZOOM (Closing 4 May) 0930 - 1300
Wednesday 24 May ZOOM (Closing 17 May) 0930 - 1300
Tuesday 30May ZOOM (Closing 23 May) 0930 - 1300
Tuesday 13 June ZOOM (Closing 6 June) 0930 - 1300
Thursday 29 June ZOOM (Closing 22 June) 0930 - 1300
To register

Register for the Register for the Unconscious Bias and Institutional Racism course

Have any questions or need help?

Email educationcentre.admin@bopdhb.govt.nz

Ph 07 579 8360/07 579 8557 (Tauranga)
Ph 07 306 0705 (Whakatāne)