Adult Physical Assessment- New

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

In class


Please see below


1 day


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN Continuing Education Faculty

Course Objectives

Students by the end of this 1 day workshop should be able to :

  1. Assess the client looking for life threatening concerns.
  2. Assess the client using a systematic approach.
  3. Assess the client using inspection, palpation and auscultation as appropriate.

Intended For

Nurses working in hospital or clinic setting .

This course is  also available by contract for on-site delivery. Please email for information.


Text Book

Not required


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN or On site location as per contract

Certificate Program

Certificate of Completion

Topics Covered

Comprehensive Adult  Physical Assessment including:

  1. Respiratory Assessment
  2. Neurologic Exam
  3. Endocrine Assessment
  4. Gastrointestinal Assessment
  5. Renal/Genitourinary Exam
  6. Skin Exam
  7. Calculation of  Arterial blood gases- acidosis and alkalosis, compensation and common blood work abnormalities (the impact of high’s and lows and how it effects the organs/systems)


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
APA100-W01Adult Physical AssessmentIn Class$259.00Mar-14-2020 to Mar-14-2020Closed
APA100-S01Adult Physical Assessment Note date changeIn Class$259.00Aug-15-2020 to Aug-15-2020Open