Cervical Screening Credentialling involves the development and assessment of clinical skills and competencies, history taking, assessment and follow-up. It is a 2-phase process lasting approximately 3 months:
Phase 1: Must be completed within 4 weeks of attendance at the workshop unless otherwise negotiated. Cervical screening clinical training (8 supervised Pap smears) after the face-to-face theory workshop,
EITHER at SHINE SA* OR with a SHINE SA approved Cervical Screening Preceptor. Participants electing clinical placement at SHINE SA must have Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII).
PHASE 1 IS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY
Phase 2: Workplace-mentored cervical screening practice for 3 months and submission of documentation for quality assurance monitoring and assessment.
Completion of Phase 2 must occur within 6 months of the Theory workshop unless by written agreement with the course coordinator.
Clinical training registration and payment is required 4 weeks prior to the workshop. Dates and location will be individually negotiated. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your clinical pathway.
*2 clinic sessions at SHINE SA, which may be over one or two days.