NSW/ACT Sexual Health Fundamentals for Nurses and Midwives


Delivery Mode:
29 May
6:30 pm
Midwives, Nurses

Course Overview

Through a case study, a presentation, interactive quizzes and an online learning module, this  online workshop will provide nurses and midwives with the introductory skills to  incorporate STI and BBV screening within their workplace.

This workshop is comprised of a mandatory online learning module, followed by an interactive live session. 

This course is part of an STI & BBV training package for Nurses and Midwives working in NSW. Click HERE for more information. 

Date and Time: 

Wednesday, 29th May: 6:30pm – 8:30pm (AEST). 

 CLICK HERE to download the flyer for this event

Target Audience: 

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Midwives.  



  • Cherie Bennett – Medical Educator, ASHM; Clinical Nurse Specialist, Sydney Sexual Health Centre. 
  • Shannon Woodward – Nurse Practitioner, Canberra Sexual Health Centre.


Course Components: 

Part 1: Online learning module. 

Part 2: Live workshop session.


Learning Outcomes: 

  1. Describe the clinical presentation of common STIs and BBVs.
  2. Identify the priority populations for STI and BBV screening.
  3. Explain the importance of testing and screening for STIs and BBVs.
  4. Demonstrate confidence in offering STI and BBV screening to patients.
  5. Discuss the process for contact tracing and Identify resources to assist.


Endorsement and CPD: 

This activity is endorsed by ASHHNA.  

The endorsement of this activity by APNA, ACN, and ACM is pending. 



This activity is funded by NSW Health. 


For more information: 

Please contact ASHM Education at education@ashm.org.au or call 0431 320 429. 


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