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Spread over two half days, this is the first in a series of workshops designed to build your knowledge and skills in reviewing adverse patient safety events.

This course is a prerequisite to register for future RCA2 and AcciMap workshops. You need to have completed Fundamentals in the last three years to register for these additional workshops.

Who should register?

Health service workers from in scope Victorian health services, and consumer representatives who may participate in reviewing a sentinel or serious adverse event in Victoria.

Please note: In scope Victorian health services are identified in the SCV Policy: Adverse patient safety events policy (2019) as follows:

  • Ambulance Victoria
  • Bush nursing centres
  • Forensicare (Thomas Embling Hospital)
  • Public sector residential aged care facilities
  • Hospital in home services
  • Private day surgery facilities

Note: As capacity is limited, participants are selected and prioritised according to need. We will email you the outcome of this EOI process.

Confirmation of attendance: Successful Participants allocated a place will receive an email with pre-reading materials and other information prior to the workshop.

Event details

  • Wednesday 30 November 2022 | 9am - 1pm
  • Thursday 1 December 2022 | 9am - 1pm

* All registered attendees are required to participate in the above two workshops

Over two half days this workshop cover will cover:

  • Human factors
  • Systems thinking
  • Just and safety culture
  • SCV and the sentinel event program
  • Adverse patient safety event review process

This workshop does not provide in-depth training on a specific review method.

How much does it cost?

There is no charge for attending the above workshops. However, cancellation with less than three working days’ notice or failure to attend on the day will incur a fee of $385 that will be invoiced to your health service.

More information

For more information, please contact the Patient Safety Review Team on 1300 543 916 or