Critical Care Nursing Boot Camp Course

Course Information

Course Code

CCNF100

Instruction Method

Hybrid Model:

  • Online self study modules- approximately 60 hours of online work and study
  • Online modules and all online assessments must be completed prior to attending the mandatory workshop
  • In person 7 hour workshop- held at The Michener Institute of Education at UHN

Fee

$899

Length

6 weeks online plus 1 day in person workshop

Instructor(s)

Klara Malkova, RN,MEd, CNCC(C)

Learner Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate how to organize at the beginning of a clinical shift
  2. Apply knowledge of A & P and pharmacology to summarize their patient’s admitting diagnosis and course of hospital care
  3. Interpret foundational cardiac rhythms, identify significance and select appropriate interventions
  4. Perform a focused physical assessment , recognizing normal and abnormal findings
  5. Formulate a care plan including nursing priorities for a high-acuity patient
  6. Synthesize relevant patient information to provide a nursing report

Evaluation Method

  • Assessments at the end of each online module/subject area
  • In person workshop facilitated by Critical Care RN where skills and critical thinking will be evaluated.

Intended For

This course is designed to bridge entry-to-practice level nurses (RNs) into high acuity care settings. Nurses will be provided opportunities to expand their foundation of key skills that will support them towards success in working in a high acuity unit and preparation for critical care nursing training. Not suitable for RPNs.


Note:

Fall Course Oct 31- Dec 2,2022- workshop date scheduled:

  1. Friday Dec 2,2022- 8am-4pm

Winter Course Jan 16- Feb 24,2023-workshop date scheduled:

  1. Friday Feb 24,2023- 8am-4pm

Winter Course Mar 6- Apr 14,2023- workshop date scheduled:

  1. Friday Apr 14,2023- 8am-4pm

All workshop details will be provided (room locations, times etc.) 2 weeks prior to the  scheduled workshop date.

Disclaimer: Please note The Michener Institute of Education at UHN reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a course or workshop due to low enrollment and or instructor availability.

Text Book

N/A

Location

Online self study followed by 7 hour workshop at Michener.

Prerequisites

1. Valid Certificate of Competence to practice nursing in Ontario- RN
2. Legal ability to work in Canada

 

Topics Covered

Areas of Focus:

  • Anatomy & Physiology:
  • Pharmacology:
  • Rhythm Interpretation:
  • Physical Assessment:
  • Critical Thinking:

The course consists of an online and workshop component. The online component will build a solid knowledge base and assess comprehension.

Workshop Component:

The 7-hour in person workshop will focus on bringing all knowledge and skills together within the context of building critical thinking skills.

 

    Critical Care Nursing Boot Camp- CCNF100


    COVID Vaccine Requirement:

    Effective September 7th all learners, faculty and staff must provide proof of at least one-dose of approved COVID-19 vaccine to participate in any in-person learning or on-site activities. Proof of full vaccination will be required as of October 8th, 2021.

    Instructions to upload proof of COVID vaccination to Self Service


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