BBA Education

Burns Courses

National and International Burns Courses aimed at varying professionals.
Please note that these are not endorsed by the BBA unless specifically mentioned.

1st October 2017: Burn Care & Rehabilitation Course

October 2017 - February 2018 - delivered by North Bristol NHS Trust in partnership with the University of the West of England.

This 40 credit Level 3 / Level M module is for Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Dietitians, Psychologists, Counsellors, Theatre staff and other professions allied to medicine working in a Burn Care or relevant practice setting.

Face-to-face days are interspersed with self-directed online study covering a wide range of topics within burn care. The assessment is in two components comprising a presentation and critically reflective online Blog.
On successful completion the 40 credits can be used towards a Degree or Masters programme.

For further information or to apply online: http://courses.uwe.ac.uk/UZWRWW403  For .application queries, please contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or Tel: +44 (0)117 3281158
Closing date for applications: Monday 2nd October 2017

A course flyer is available below:
N Bristol Burn Care Rehabilitation 10.17-2.18.pdf

4th October 2017: An Introduction to Burn Care Course

Are you looking to enhance your knowledge and skills in all aspects of burn care?  This three day course includes presentations by experts in all areas of burn care from assessment to rehabilitation.

To be held on 4th - 6th October 2017 at the Medical Academic Unit, Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford

Who is it for?

·      Nurses
·      HCA’s
·      Physio’s
·      Anyone working in a burn care setting

Agenda will include…

·      Fluid management and wound assessment
·      Dressings
·      Infection Prevention and sepsis
·      Scar management
·      Electrical and chemical burns

And many more.

Cost   Course Only - £300   Accommodation may be available - e mail for further details and price

To secure your place or for further information please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

A course flyer is available below:
Burn Care Oct 4 - 6 2017 Broomfield.pdf

10th February 2017: BBA:  Emergency Management of Severe Burn Course

The Emergency Management of Severe Burns (EMSB) course provides burn specific trauma management guidelines, which are additive and complimentary to those taught on other trauma courses eg ATLS.  EMSB is a “stand alone” one-day course that covers the principles of the emergency management of severe burns in the British Isles including practical exercises in burn size assessment, fluid resuscitation, airway and wound management, paediatric burn care, electrical and chemical injuries and simulated cases.

The course is appropriate for medical and nursing practitioners who may be required to provide initial management to patients with severe burn injuries e.g. those working anywhere in the field of burn care, anaesthesia, trauma, pre-hospital and emergency medicine.

Course Dates for 2017:

2nd–3rd February 2017 - Military, Strensall, Yorks
10th February 2017 - Manchester
4th March 2017 - Birmingham
18th March 2017 - East Grinstead, London
25th May 2017 - Newcastle
15th–16th June 2017 - Military, Strensall, Yorks
7th July 2017 - Nottingham
8th July 2017 - Chelmsford, London
9th September 2017 - Bristol
14th September 2017 - Chelsea & Westminster, London
10th November 2017 - Liverpool
23rd-24th November 2017 - Military, Strensall, Yorks
Date to be confirmed - Plymouth

Course fee:  £295 to include lunch and refreshments.  The EMSB course has been awarded 8 consultant CPD credits

To book online:  http://www.britishburnassociation.org/emsb  For .further information, please contact:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Please click below to download the EMSB course flyer:

EMSB Course Dates 2017.pdf