Tue 23 Apr 2024 09:15-16:20
Birmingham City Football Club

Designed for Children’s Community Nursing teams, this immersive study day will equip you with the necessary training for delivering paediatric central line care in the community. Not only will you benefit from updates on the latest standards but you will also have the opportunity to explore how to overcome delivery complications and improve your Aseptic Non-Touch Techniques (ANTT). You will leave this hands-on training day with updated knowledge on current procedures plus enhanced confidence for delivering safe and effective IV therapy for children and young people (CYP). 

Advanced IV Therapy Training for Children’s Community Nurses
Face-to-face 5 hours From £299+VAT

5 hours Continuing Professional Development: what you will learn

Are you looking to develop your skills and update your knowledge on delivering successful, safe IV therapy to CYP? Do you want to find out what others working in paediatric community care are doing to improve the safety of paediatric IV therapy? If yes, join us at this interactive, face-to-face training day in Birmingham and discover:

  • The current delivery updates and how they can affect you
  • The different central venous access devices lines for children and why they might have them
  • Guidelines on maintaining ANTT standards throughout your delivery of IV therapy
  • A hands-on practical ‘how to’ on implementing safe central line care and accessing of lines
  • Effective approaches to overcoming delivery complications

Invitation to sponsor

If you would like to sponsor this forum, please email Sarah Kemm or call Sarah on 01732 897788 to find out about all the engagement and branding opportunities available in the full sponsorship package.

Registration, refreshments and networking
Introduction, instructions and leader’s opening remarks
Clare Tubridy, Practice Educator and Children’s Community Nurse, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Examining the current updates in paediatric IV therapy
Discover current developments and key guidance for community IV therapy in CYP
  • Investigating the changes in practice and finding out how to effectively update your team
  • Deep dive into the theory and how to apply it to deliver successful paediatric IV therapy
  • Highlighting the clinical and legal responsibility of your CCN team: what real-world implications does this have?
Questions and answers with your workshop leader, Clare Tubridy
Interactive discussion: Exploring your community service and benchmarking your approach to paediatric IV therapy
  • Describe your service and your team: What are your current standards regarding delivering IV therapy? How does your team operate?
  • What resources are you currently receiving your updates from? How often are you updated? How do you plan for this to develop?
Feedback from interactive discussion: Exploring your community service and benchmarking your approach to paediatric IV therapy
Networking break
Accessing central venous access devices
Implementing a standard Aseptic Non-Touch Technique (ANTT) practice in your service
  • Practical training: maintaining ANTT standards throughout your delivery of IV therapy
  • Deep dive into ANTT publications and guidelines: understanding surgical and standard techniques
  • Prioritising uniformed practice and staff training: utilising competency assessment tools
  • Improving ANTT techniques: exploring changes can you make to your practice of ANTT
Questions and answers with your workshop leader, Clare Tubridy
Networking lunch
Practical workshop
Practical workshop: Implementing safe central line care and accessing of lines.
Networking break
Troubleshooting and handling complications
Identify and overcoming concerns around delivering central venous access devices in the community
  • Preparation and safety: building your confidence in handling difficulties with IV access devices
  • Case study: assessing complications and executing a new plan of action to enhance care
Questions and answers with your workshop leader, Clare Tubridy
Interactive discussion: Overcoming common challenges in delivering safe IV therapy
  • Opening to the floor: describe a challenge that you have experienced when delivery IV therapy in the community? How did you overcome this?
  • What would you have changed about your approach? What did you learn that you will implement next time?
Feedback from interactive discussion: Overcoming common challenges in delivering safe IV therapy
Clare Tubridy’s closing remarks
Close of day

Your course leader

Clare Tubridy is a world-renowned integrational conference speaker. Clare will equip you with confidence and up-to-date knowledge for you to implement in your paediatric community team:

Job Title:
Children’s Community Nurse
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust

With over 16 years nursing experience and over 12 years dedicated to community children's nursing, Clare's expertise encompasses a spectrum of Community children’s nursing responsibilities, ranging from proficient management to strategic initiatives in her senior capacity. Clare's experience and knowledge extends to complex discharge planning, continuing healthcare, safeguarding, intricate medical care, long-term ventilation, enteral feeding, advanced central venous access device care and mitigating acute illnesses to prevent hospital admissions and attendance.

Transitioning into the role of a practice educator within the community, her commitment to education and quality is at the forefront of her practice, with a large focus towards clinical governance and the delivery of gold standards of care. Clare is passionate about teaching, emphasising individual strengths in the clinical environment, especially when facilitating group learning experiences.

As a clinical educator, Clare is proud to be supporting a London university as a visiting lecturer. Delivering teaching to child branch nursing students, with a focus on complex community care

A pivotal aspect of her current focus is well-being, prompting her pursuit of becoming a professional nurse advocate. This aims to provide universal support and nurture to my colleagues in their professional journeys, offering restorative supervision and developmental support through coaching. The PNA Role heavily focuses on quality improvement and resilience of staff which is paramount to Clare as a clinical manager and educator.

Last year she was fortunate enough to be invited to present at the International ANTT conference, focusing on paediatric intravenous practices and the challenges with ANTT, further enhancing her commitment to advancing the field and ensuring the highest standards of care for paediatric patients.

Pricing structure

  • £399 + VAT for one NHS or public sector place
  • £299 + VAT (each) for two or three NHS or public sector places

Commercial companies are also invited to sponsor this day please email Sarah Kemm for further details.

Venue details

Venue name: Birmingham City Football Club

Address: St Andrews Stadium Cattell Road, Birmingham B9 4RL

Tel: 0121 772 0101

Email: conferences@bcfc.com

Birmingham City Football Club is located in the heart of the city and is easily accessible from all major road routes and motorway networks. The venue offers over 200+ complimentary car parking spaces and have a wide variety of different amenities in close proximity.

Nearest train stations:

Birmingham New Street - 1.3 miles

Birmingham Moor Street - 1.9 miles

Bus routes: Line 56, 57, 60, 96, & 97 (from the city centre)

Nearest motorways: M6, M5, M40, M42

Directions: Click here to plan your journey using Google Maps

Accommodation suggestions: You can book your bedroom directly with the hotel using the above contact details (SBK Healthcare does not facilitate accommodation bookings). The venue is centrally located and there are a number of alternative places to stay. Availability for alternative accommodation can be identified by searching online, for example www.trivago.co.uk or www.uk.hotels.com and inputting the address and date of your visit.

If your funding has not yet been secured or you would like to hold your place with no obligation, you can reserve your place with us. Please email the reservations team at SBK Healthcare with your details:

  • Booking contact: name, job title, department, email and telephone number
  • Event(s) to reserve for: title and date
  • Delegate details (for each delegate): name, job title, department, email and telephone number
  • Organisation details: name and address

Alternatively you can make a confirmed booking by emailing the above information to the bookings team 

Certification of attendance

A certificate for Continuing Professional Development will be given to every fully registered participant who completes the course, as a record of your continuing professional training and development.

Registration fees

You will be sent an instant payment option or invoice on registration. Your payment is required in advance. If your fee has not been received prior to the event, and you are not able to provide a PO or proof of payment, you will be asked to make a credit or debit card payment on the day.

Modify registration

To let us know if your details are not correct when you have already registered, please email the bookings team.

Cancellations and substitutions

A full refund of fees will be made only for cancellations received within the first 48 hours of the booking being made. Notice of cancellation must be received in writing by emailing the bookings team at SBK Healthcare. Should you need to cancel your registration after this date, the registration fee remains payable in its entirety although a substitution will be accepted and conference documentation will be provided. Substitution attendees for delegates unable to attend after registering are acceptable at any time.

Event changes

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the conference organisers to alter the content, speakers or the timing of the programme. We will endeavour to keep you abreast of such changes but any unavoidable change to the format will not constitute a reason to refund the fee. Should the event be postponed, we will endeavour to reschedule the event. If, for reasons beyond the control of the conference organiser, the event is cancelled, a full refund will be made. We do not accept any liability for any incurred costs resulting from a postponement or cancellation.

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Expected attendees

This training day is ideal for NHS professionals working within Children’s Community Nurses and Palliative Care Teams plus others working with children and young people on IV therapy. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Community Children’s Nurses
  • Children’s Community Matrons, Sisters and Clinical Leads and Matrons
  • Team Leaders and Managers

Past attendee feedback

This study day follows on from our hugely successful conferences and training days which have taken place over the past few years. Don’t just take our word for it, check out some of our feedback:

“Really informative, interesting to hear how other areas work”

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust, OPAT & IV Therapy National Networking Forum, March 2023

“Very well organised, excellent and informative content”

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust OPAT & IV Therapy National Networking Forum, March 2023

“Really found this training very interesting and helpful. A lot of great networking opportunities and the case studies were really useful, encouraging interaction”

North Yorkshire Disabled Children's Service, Advancing Children’s Continuing Care, September 2023

“Really useful insight and chance to network and consider different scenarios”

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Advancing Children’s Continuing Care, September 2023

"Being new to my team, it was really interesting to talk to others and understand how things are done in their area”

NHS Sussex All Age Continuing Care, Evolving your Children’s Continuing Care Team, November 2023

"Informative, inspiring and sharing ideas and experiences”

Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust, Paediatric Oncology Care Closer to Home, March 2022

“Really interesting study day. Lots to think about and relay to my team in the community”

Hounslow & Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust, Paediatric Oncology Care Closer to Home, March 2022

View further comments on SBK Healthcare events on Trust Pilot.

Why sponsor?

Our role at SBK Healthcare is to bring industry together with healthcare professionals so that you can educate and inform your audience. These trail-blazing forums offer dedicated presentation, Q&A, networking and discussion time, each sponsor will be fully immersed into the event and able to effectively engage with your NHS audience.

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Reach out today

If you would like more information on our sponsorship options an in-house forum or if you wish to discuss your needs and what solutions may be appropriate for your business, please contact: 

Sarah Kemm 

Contact: 01732 897788 

Email: sarah.kemm@sbk-healthcare.co.uk