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 across the NT, 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. 

To see the planned training schelude, please view the 2021 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 2021.

All applicants should  read the Participant Handbook Manual and the training 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 admin@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 2021 R&SH course information found below under 'additional information'.

 

For Medical Doctors

FPAA Reproductive and Sexual Health Certificate Course
Will be delivered on the 23rd  to  27th August 2021.

If you are interested in attending this course you will need to complete the training application form as soon as possible ( BEFORE APRIL 30th ) due to limited spaces. Please note if we do not receive enough applications by April 30th the course will be cancelled. For more information please contact our admin officer admin@fpwnt.com.au.

REMEMBER Doctors can complete the theoretical component of the FPAA R&SH Certificate course Interstate and complete their clinical training with FPWNT.

We are also considering offering a number of short workshops/updates for Doctors to be delivered in 2021. If you are interested in short updates please email admin@fpwnt.com.au

 

Implanon® Insertion and Removal Training
For further information on training in Implanon insertion and removal please contact FPWNT (08) 89480144.

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 admin@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 2021
Clinical Training Application 2021
Application for Assignment Extension
Request for Education Services 2021
IUD Upskilling Clinical Application 2021

GENERAL

Participant Information Handbook
DOCTOR R&SH Course Information 2021
Training Calendar 2021
UNIT HLTAHW027 Information 2021
R&S Course for NURSES 2021
NEW COVID-19 LARC Statement
Training Course fees & Refund Policy
IUD Insertion Training for Doctors
The Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Summary Table
Feedback and Complaint
InfoAustralian Practice Nurses Association
USI Student Number Information
InfoAustralian College of Nursing
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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