Welcome to Aesculap Academy
The Aesculap Academy champions interdisciplinary and interprofessional dialogue and effective knowledge transfer - preventing stagnation and one-sided mediation of knowledge.
Series of events and courses that build on each other provide the basis for the long term training concept. Thus, the Aesculap Academy is able to accompany medical practitioners and hospital personnel as a competent partner right from the beginning of their career - for life.
Basic Course on Chemotherapy for Nurses
A one-day seminar which covers the principles of chemotherapy; safety standards required during the preparation, administration and storage of chemotherapeutic agents; and, nursing management for patients undergoing chemotherapy. It aims to train and increase nurses’ competency level by providing them basic knowledge and skills in the field of oncology nursing.
Intravenous Therapy Updates (For renewal of IVT Card)
Intravenous Therapy (IVT) Updates are primarily designed to provide nurses the latest information and skills related to infusion therapy. The three-day course gives participants 24 continuing education units, which may be applied for renewal of ANSAP IV Therapy Cards.
Enhancing Nurse Competency in Perioperative Neurosurgery
A course on perioperative nursing which encompasses a review of neuroanatomy, neurosurgical terminologies and procedures, and a discussion of basic competencies required of a perioperative nurse. It also serves as an introduction to neurosurgical instruments, equipment, and neuroendoscopy.
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Training Program
A five-day intensive program which provides nurses technical and nursing management skills and knowledge on handling and troubleshooting CRRT machines.
Hemodialysis Training Program for Nurses
A course designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide hemodialysis treatment and efficient care to renal patients. It consists of one week didactic sessions on the principles of hemodialysis, and four weeks clinical exposure in a dialysis facility.
Perioperative Nursing 101
A twenty-two (22) day Basic Competency Training Program for nurses which covers the principles and techniques of perioperative nursing and their application in surgical settings. It includes extensive learning of AORN standards and recommended practices as well as competency-based training.
Introduction to Renal Substitution Therapy
This is a one-day seminar designed to provide participants (registered and student nurses, caregivers) with an overview of the different renal substitution therapies such as Peritonial Dialysis, IHD, SLED, HDF and others. Different laboratory procedures, which help diagnose the causes of kidney failure, will also be discussed.