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The ARTP/BTS Foundation & Full certificate in Spirometry

20 - 21 July 2017

Location: St Georige's Univerity Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London. SW17 0RE
Contact: Sara Parsons, Chief Physiologist for Respiratory Physiology sara.parsons@stgeorges.nhs.uk 0208 725 1667

 St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, St George's University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London.  SW17 0RE

Foundation Spirometry Course - A one day course (first day only) for the ARTP/BTS Foundation Certificae in Spirometry is a national qualification for those practitioners who regularly perform spirometry without interpreting the results.  This is a Level 1 Practical competence certificate.

The assessment consists of the following elements:

  1. Portfolio of evidence
  2. Practical and oral assessment

The primary target is:

  • nurses (district, practice-based, respiratory nurse specialists)
  • nursing assestants
  • physiotherapists (especially respoiratory specialists

Full Foundation Course - A two day course for the ARTP/BTS Full Certificate in Spirometry is a recognised national qualification for those practitioners who regularly perform spirometry iwth interpreting the results (includes short acting bronchodilator response).  This is a level 3, practical competence certificate.

The assessment consists fo the following elements:

  1. Portfolio of evidence
  2. worked-based assignment
  3. Practical and oral assessment

The primary target is:

  • nurses (district, practice-based, respiratory nurse specialists)
  • physiotherapists (especially respoiratory specialists
  • Doctors (general practitioners)

Please see ARTP Spirometry Courses for further information.

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