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COPD & Asthma half day update

COPD & Asthma Half Day Update


Studies show that a large proportion of New Zealanders do not have good control over their asthma.  Together we can help people with asthma lead full and healthy lives, by providing current information and advice.

This course is a quality hands-on training programme designed for nurses working in primary care and the community. Length of the course is half a day. 

 Course Date. 24th May 1pm-5pm

Course Content

  • Anatomy, physiology & pathophysiology
  • Trigger Management
  • Peak flow monitoring
  • Management
  • Medications & Devices
  • Assessing severity
  • Steps to management
  • Action plans – children & adults
  • Education
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Resources


Course Length: Length of the course  is a half days-Friday (4hrs)


There is a maximum of 10 training places and a minimum of 6

Afternoon tea is provided

The course is free

Please register your interest in ARLO or contact

Marilyn Dyer 09408 3142 ext 210 or

Steph Parker  0276956278


RSVP  before MAY 20th  2019 for a place on the workshop