School Nurse Update (Belfast Health & Social Care Trust)



To review the role of the school nurse in Vision Screening, Hearing Screening and assessing speech and language development in the school age child.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the workshop participants will have gained an understanding of:

  • The Regional Vision Screening Pathway, vision development in childhood, principles of vision testing and referral criteria.
  • Speech and Language developement, communication disorders and the process of assessment and referral.
  • Hearing Screening guidelines and referral pathway.


School Nursing Staff From Belfast Trust Only.


Lecture, discussion and demonstration.

Max 20



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

Back to Top for Course Dates

Please select an appropriate time and venue and click the apply button to register for this course.

Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Only for School Nurses in Belfast Health & Social Care Trust Wednesday 18 October 2017
(9.15 - 3.30)
CEC - Belfast Caroline Toal
Debbie Verlaque