Training Courses and Education

Professional Training

Family Planning Welfare Association ( FPWNT) is a registered training organisation # 2131 that offers a  range of accredited training courses, as well as nationally regonised training specialising in reproductive and sexual health matters for the health professional.  Training and courses for doctors, nurses and Aboriginal health practitioners are offered throughout the year at a number of centres across the Northern Territory.  As a Registered Training Organisation we offer qualifications that are recognised Australia-wide.

To see the planned training schelude, please view the 2017 Training Calendar which can be found in the downloads under 'further information' below.

To enrol in FPWNT training courses, download a copy of the Training Application form and return the completed application with all accompanying documentation as early as possible via fax, post or email.  If you have completed the theory component of one of our courses and wish to apply to complete the clinical component please download, complete and return the Clinical Training Application 2017.

All applicants should  read the Participant Information Handbook and the Training Course Refund Policy prior to applying for training. These policies can be located under 'additional information' located at the bottom of this page. All applicants are also required to read our information sheet on unique student identification. All students undertaking nationally recognised training delivered by an RTO need to have a unique student identifier ( USI) prior to undertaking any training program.


For futher information regarding courses and training on offer, please see the relevant course brochures under 'additional information' located below.

For futher training and education queries please contact education@fpwnt.com.au 

For Registered Nurses

Well Women’s Health Unit
For more information on the Well Women's Health Unit training please  below 'additonal information'.

Reproductive and Sexual Health Course
For more information please see the 2017 R&SH course information found below under 'additional information'.

 

For Medical Doctors

Reproductive and Sexual Health Certificate Course
For more information please see the R&SH course brochure found below under 'additional information'.

Alternatively, Doctors can complete the theoretical component of the Certificate course Interstate and complete their clinical training with FPWNT. 

Implanon® Insertion and Removal Training
For further information on training in Implanon insertion and removal please see the MSD Online website.

Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (IUCD) Insertion and Removal Training
Training sessions are held throughout the year for doctors looking to acquire the clinical skills and knowledge required to perform the insertion and removal of IUCDs.  Please see the information flyer for more details or contact our  education team education@fpwnt.com.au  for details of these training sessions.

Northern Territory General Practice Education (NTGPE) Registrar Training - For more information click here or see below.


For Aboriginal Health Workers

Course in Women’s Sexual Health
For more information please read the brochure below under 'additional information'.

Course in Men’s Sexual Health
This course provides male Aboriginal Health Workers with knowledge and skills in the area of Men’s Sexual Health.  This is a Certificate IV level course and comprises a full unit of the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Course. If your interested in this unit please contact FPWNT.


Community Education

Family Planning NT offers community education to a wide range of groups including schools, community groups, not-for-profit organisations and government and non-government organisations.  Our experienced educators can provide tailored training programs in all aspects of sexual and reproductive health.  Use of our on-site training room offers a fully equipped training facility as well as providing the opportunity for participants to familiarise themselves with the training, education and clinical facilities available at Family Planning NT and providing access to a wide range of resources.  For off-site training sufficient equipment must be provided to enable appropriate presentation and facilitation.  To discuss the training and education needs of your organisation please contact our Community Education Officer.

To request a training session with our Education team please complete the Request for Education form and submit it to Family Planning by fax, post or email: 

 

Workforce Development for Community Workers

If your interested in workforce education for your employee's or clients please contact FPWNT.


 

Additional Information

FORMS

Training Application 2017
Clinical Training Application 2017
Application for Extension 2017
Request for Education 2017
Community Educators FLYER

GENERAL

Participant Information Handbook 2017
IUD Insertion Training for Doctors
WWSC Information 2017
Training Calendar 2017
R & SH Course for NURSES 2017
RSH Drs Course Information 2017
USI Student Number 2017 Information
Training Course fees & Refund Policy 2017
InfoAustralian College of Nursing
InfoAPNA
InfoMSD Online

 

DARWIN CLINIC

Unit 2 The Clock Tower,
Corner Caryota Court & Dickward Drive
Coconut Grove, NT 0810
P:  (08) 8948 0144
F:  (08) 8948 0626

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PALMERSTON HEALTH CLINIC

Palmerston Health Precinct Complex,
3 Gurd Street Farrar NT 0830
(Follow the signs or PINK dots to FP clinic)

Please contact the Darwin Office for bookings.

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