Certificate in Nursing in Procedural Sedation (SPA) (LEVEL 9)
The aim of this programme, which has been developed in collaboration with Galway Clinic, is to provide Registered Nurses with the knowledge and skills to engage in safe practice concerning procedural sedation.
• Pre sedation assessment, determining suitability of the patient
• Safe medication management
• Administration of sedation medication and management of patient during the procedure
• Quality and risk management
The programme commences with an orientation morning and will continue for 12 consecutive weeks. There are two face-to-face sessions held during the course of the programme.