Suicide Prevention Course

November 12, 2018
January 14, March 18, May 13, July 15 or October 21, 2019

This course will provide nurses information about:

  • The complex nature of suicide
  • How to assess and determine risks and the appropriate treatment and management for at-risk patients, both in the healthcare setting and the community

This six-hour class meets the requirements and is on the 2017 Model List for the State of Washington mandatory suicide prevention training for nurses, and will include the special needs of the pediatric population.

For questions, please email the Department of Nursing Practice, Professional Development and Innovation or Outreach Education, or call 206-987-3200.

TrachSafe Emergency Airway Management Course

October 10, 2018

This five-hour course will educate healthcare professionals to prepare, practice and prevent airway emergencies in a child with a tracheostomy. Participants will be actively engaged in an immersive educational experience in a safe environment for learners to ask questions, refine their skills and practice emergency care through return demonstration and simulation scenario-based learning. 

  • Time: 3:45 to 9 p.m.
  • Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
  • See the flyer (PDF).
  • Register online

For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

Pediatric Certification Review Course

October 10, 2018

This eight-hour class is intended to be a resource for nurses preparing to take the PNCB or ANCC pediatric nursing certification exam (CPN or RN-BC). The course will provide an overview of content specific to pediatric nursing, including growth and development, health promotion and disease prevention, as well as illness management for chronic and acute conditions.

  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • See the flyer (PDF)
  • Registration:
    • Seattle Children’s employees, please register through Learning Center.
    • Non–Seattle Children’s employees, please register online.

For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

Pediatric Nursing Update – Save the Date!

January 25, 2019

Join experts from Seattle Children’s and the community who will present evidence-based recommendations on commonly occurring medical and mental health issues. You will gain practical tips and tools, resources and information to better serve children with special healthcare needs and their families in your practice setting. Please check back for more information and registration in the fall.

40th Annual Duncan Seminar – Save the Date!

March 29, 2019

Join colleagues for the 2019 Duncan Seminar. This year’s seminar will focus on neurodevelopmental considerations and support for children with hypotonia, gross motor delay and newly diagnosed spinal muscular atrophy. Please check back for more information and registration in late fall.