Coming to five locations across the country, the NZACA is offering workshops for Registered Nurses that will tackle:

  • managing challenging behaviours with alternative strategies and the latest frailty guides presented by Dr Michal Boyd
  • reducing and managing the usage of Antipsychotics and Antibiotics in Aged Care to benefit residents well-being
  • updated infection control practices and food safety
  • insight and perspective on ARC’s management of the Covid-19 pandemic from Dr Michal Boyd and NZACA Clinical Adviser, Rhonda Sherriff.

Workshop locations:

  • Christchurch, Russley Golf Club – Friday, 7 August
  • Dunedin, The Dunedin Centre – Monday, 10 August
  • Wellington, Gear Homestead, Porirua – Tuesday, 11 August
  • Tauranga, Trinity Wharf Hotel – Monday, 17 August
  • Auckland – The Heritage Hotel – Tuesday, 18 August

The cost for members to attend this one-day workshop is $250 plus GST, or $235 plus GST per attendee when registering 3 or more people. The price for non-members is $275 + GST. Morning tea and lunch are included.

Registrations close on Friday, 24 July 2020 or before if the places are filled.  The venues have limited seating.

For any enquiries please contact Events and Marketing Specialist, June Murugan on 04 473 3159 or email

These workshops are brought to you by the New Zealand Aged Care Association Education Trust.

Thanks to our August workshop sponsors –Bug Control and Cubro.