Welcome to the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine

All Faculty of Health Sciences’ students enrolled in a Clinical Practice unit are required under the Department of Health’s Clinical Practice Agreement to submit proof of the mandatory health and legal clearances:

 

Criminal Screening

  • Department of Health Criminal Record Card
  • National Police Certificate
  • Working with Children Card

 

Other Requirements

  • Manual Handling Certificate
  • Basic Life Support/CPR
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Student Guidelines Form

Immunisation Screening

  • Diphtheria Immunisation
  • Tetanus Immunisation
  • Pertussis Immunisation
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Immunisation
  • Hepatitis B – CC1
  • Hepatitis B – CC2
  • Hepatitis B – CC3
  • Measles Immunisation
  • Mumps Immunisation 
  • Rubella Immunisation
  • Varicella Immunisation
  • MRSA
  • Hepatitis A (Paramedicine only)
  • Influenza Immunisation

 

Please see our website for more information on health and legal checks: http://healthsciences.curtin.edu.au/schools-and-departments/nursing-midwifery-paramedicine/clinical-practice/checks/ 

 

HAND HYGIENE 

All students are required to have a hand hygiene certificate which you can complete online via the following link: http://hha.org.au/ 

 

MANUAL HANDLING and BASIC LIFE SUPPORT 

In regards to manual handling, Curtin University does not hold courses for Manual Handling or Basic Life Support. Below is a list of provider's for Manual Handling and Basic Life Support, we highly recommend InteliLearn http://www.studentsafe.com.au/.

 

Accredited Agencies for Manual Handling and Basic Life Support

We do not accept certificates obtained through online courses or workplace courses.

 

Accepted

Not Accepted

Manual handling

IntelliLearn

Scope Training

RTS Training

Allen’s Training

Medical Hand

ATA Training

Health Ageing Training Services

Healthcare Australia

Flex Training Service

Sureline Training

Aveiling

 

Basic Life Support

IntelliLearn

Scope Training

Medical Hand

Flex Training Service

St John Ambulance

Allen’s Training

Healthcare Australia

Bestwest Care

 

 

WORKING WITH CHILDRENS CARD

If you are applying for a new card, please come to reception area 405.325 and dial the clinical placement officer for your unit who will present you with a pre-signed form. Please ensure you have your student I.D present.

 

If you’re renewing your WWC please see below the details you’ll need to enter when renewing online via the following link:
https://workingwithchildren.wa.gov.au/applicants-card-holders/online-services/re-apply-online 

Category:                                

                                                

13. A ward of a public or private hospital in which children are ordinary patients

Applicants Title:

Student Nurse

Name of clinical placement officer:

Courtney MacKenzie

Position:

Clinical Placement Officer

Education Provider:

Curtin University

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine

Email:

clinical.nursingmidwifery@curtin.edu.au

Phone:

08 9266 9251

Postal Address:

SONMP

GPO Box U1987

Perth WA 6845

 

Please submit all health and legal checks via Email: Clinical Placement Office

File Name Format: [Student Name] [Student I.D] [Document Name] i.e: Jane Doe 1234567 Manual Handling