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Nerve Blocks Workshop


Cost: $1700 inc GST

Programs & Courses

This new one day course is designed for Anaesthetists and Point Of Care clinicians interested in developing their skills in ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia.

This course will be run by our supporting Clinical Facility (Dr Craig Daniel and Dr Phil Stagg) with expertise in a range of upper, lower, core and trunk blocks.


Course objectives:

  • To identify the ultrasound appearances of nerves and relational anatomical landmarks for specific upper, lower, trunk and core blocks
  • To optimise the ultrasound machine to enhance visualisation of the anatomical regions 
  • To apply ultrasound protocols to correctly locate blocks
  • To develop techniques to avoid nerve injury and troubleshoot complications associated with nerve injury

Specific Blocks Include:

  • Interscalene Brachial Plexus
  • Axillary Brachial Plexus
  • Femoral nerve
  • Adductor Canal
  • Popliteal Sciatic
  • Supra/Infraclavicular
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Proximal Sciatic
  • TAP block
  • PECS blocks
  • Paravertebral blocks

Approved by ACRRM for the Rural Procedural Grants Program

Procedural GPs can receive $2000 per day, for up to 10 days of training per financial year, and GPs providing hospital based emergency services can receive up to three days of eligible training per financial year. 

Procedural Grant: Eligible for 1 day Emergency Medicine, Anaesthetics, Obstetrics, Surgery


ACEM Accredited - CPD 9.5 hours



ACRRM - 16 PDP core points; 16 PRPD points; 16 MOPS points Radiology


Upcoming dates for this course:

Nerve Blocks Workshop

24 Jan - 25 Jan
NB04-18 $1,700.00
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07 Mar - 08 Mar
NB10-18 $1,700.00
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26 Apr - 27 Apr
NB17-18 $1,700.00
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10 May - 11 May
NB19-18 $1,700.00
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11 Jul - 12 Jul
NB28-18 $1,700.00
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08 Aug - 09 Aug
NB32-18 $1,700.00
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05 Sep - 06 Sep
NB36-18 $1,700.00
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04 Oct - 05 Oct
NB40-18 $1,700.00
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