Full Course Information
- How To Enrol
Outline & Components
This course offers a combination of online and face to face workshop learning.
It consists of eight online modules and a 2-day face to face weekend workshop held once each Trimester in Melbourne.
- Anatomy and physiology of the skin
- Ultraviolet radiation
- Lesion recognition
- Clinical assessment of lesions and dermoscopy
- Melanography imaging procedures
- Procedural guidelines for melanography practice
- Safety, security and ergonomics in the clinic
- Legal aspects of melanography
FACE TO FACE WORKSHOP
Start/finish times: 9:30am-5pm each day
Venue: Skin Health Institute, Carlton, Melbourne
- Assessment of the skin
- Practical component
- Dermoscopy Explained
- Total Body Photography
- Lesion Assessment and imaging
- Skin assessment and imaging practice
- Sun health and skin cancer
- Prediction without pigment
- Melanography practice and assessment
- Case studies
Please DO NOT book flights or accommodation until closer to the workshop date, as dates are subject to change depending on student numbers. If you do book, please ensure you book refundable options.
Please note: As considerable costs are involved with planning our workshops, the following charges will apply to enrol for another workshop, should you miss the one that you are registered for:
Cancellation prior to 7 days of the workshop:
You can enroll in the next workshop at no additional cost
Cancellation within 7 days of workshop: $475
Cancellation within 48 hours of workshop: $950
Health issues and other extenuating circumstances with supporting documentation provided, will be considered for fee exemption, upon consultations with one of our team members.
Include: online investigation, categorisation activities, multiple choice quizzes and a research paper
course dates 2024
This course repeats every Trimester, however, you can enrol at any time to access the course material. Please ensure you select the trimester in which you would like to attend the workshop.
Trimester 1 5th Feb – 28th April
Trimester 2 13thMay – 4th Aug
Trimester 3 19th Aug – 10th Nov
One low course fee includes access to the course for the duration of study and a 2-day face to face workshop.
Please note that travel and accommodation expenses for the face to face workshop are not included.
how to enrol
Click HERE to be directed to our online shop and the purchase page.
Here you can pay online to gain access to the course.
Once you have successfully paid online for your course access, you will receive a receipt as well as a confirmation of enrolment email with account details to access your course.
Please note that enrolments are only secured once payment is made. Adding the course to your cart will not hold an enrolment place.
This course is aimed at registered nurses and other health professionals.
course learning outcomes
At the successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Apply knowledge of skin anatomy, physiology and histopathology to melanography practice
Relate skin cancer pathology to visible lesion features
Explain the effects of ultraviolet radiation on the skin
Conduct a thorough visual skin cancer assessment of a patient
Recognize skin lesions using clinical and dermoscopic criteria
Accurately identify skin lesions that require photographic imaging for diagnosis and or surveillance
Demonstrate competent skin photography skills
Provide education to patients about skin cancer and its prevention
Carry out total body and individual lesion photography in accordance with a quality standard.
Identify key elements for a melanographer to run a clinic efficiently and safely
Upon completion of this course, you will be issued with a certificate as well as an academic transcript which provides a breakdown of topics and study hours. You are encouraged to keep these as evidence of CPD activities completed.