At Health Academy we are pleased to offer a comprehensive range of packages for Flu training 2021/22 with various assessment options to suit your exact needs. These range from Seasonal Influenza 2021/22 as a standalone course, to a full Foundations of Immunisation with Seasonal Influenza and video assessment option.
Who is Flu training 2021/22 suitable for?
The Flu training packages are suitable for any healthcare professionals wishing to administer the annual flu vaccine. This could include practice nurses, pharmacists, occupational health clinicians or any other health care practitioner who is able to administer vaccines under a PGD or PSD.
So what Flu vaccines and modules have we included in the training?
We have include the full set of flu vaccine products available in the UK for the coming flu season. For this coming season these will likely be:
- Quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccine – QIVe
- Quadrivalent influenza cell cultured vaccine – QIVc
- Adjuvanted quadrivalent influenza vaccine – aQIV
- Recombinant quadrivalent influenza vaccine – (QIVr)
- High dose quadrivalent influenza vaccine – QIV-HD
Also included are the following modules:
- Introduction to Seasonal Influenza
- The nature of Flu
- The UK Annual Flu Programme 2021/22
- Simple summaries
And what training options do we include?
We have a range of training packages to suit your needs. Whether you are brand new to immunising or a seasoned vaccinator we have a package for you. Take a look at the following options and then select your package from the drop down above:
Seasonal Influenza (Flu) 2021/22 as a standalone course
If you are up to date with immunisation training but need a specific update on this year’s flu strains and vaccine products choose this option.
Flu 2021/22 with Annual Immunisation Update
If you are an experienced immuniser, however, who needs an annual immunisation update then this option is suitable for you. Includes our Annual Immunisation Update course developed in line with National Minimum Standards (PHE).
Flu 2021/22 with Foundations of Immunisation Online
If you are completely new to immunising, but will be able to have practical immunisation technique assessed by someone in your organisation, then this is the option for you. Includes our Foundations of Immunisation course developed in line with National Minimum Standards (PHE). We have also included Anaphylaxis Management in this course.
Flu 2021/22 with Foundations of Immunisation online with practical video assessment.
For those new to immunising who require a practical assessment of immunisation technique, we recommend this option. Includes our Foundations of Immunisation course with practical video assessment developed in line with National Minimum Standards (PHE). This would be equivalent to face to face training (supervised practice is also recommended). We have also included Anaphylaxis Management in this course. EQUIPMENT IS ALSO REQUIRED FOR THIS COURSE.
What have we not included?
In this immunisation training course we do not cover Travel vaccines, Covid-19 vaccines, or any other UK schedule vaccinations. Please purchase the relevant course packages or add-on courses from the main store area if you would like these included.
We also have Basic Life support available in a separate course.
Please also note that Public Health England (PHE) strongly recommended a period of supervised practice in addition to comprehensive training when the practitioner is new to immunisation. National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Registered Healthcare Practitioners (PHE).