Past events

VSA Technical Workshops

VSA Technical Workshops



Wednesday, July 11th

1. Moulage & Medical Terminology  (9am - 12noon) 

Course aims:

  • Introduce concepts of fidelity and realism and the rationale for moulage
  • Demonstrate some simple moulage techniques
  • Discuss tips and tricks for moulage
  • Introduce commonly used medical terms which may be unfamiliar to non-clinical staff

2. Manikin Considerations  (1pm - 4pm) 

Course aims:

  • To discuss the types of manikins available
  • Consider what equipment to use and when to use it
  • Matching manikins with course objectives


Thursday, July 12th,

1. AV/IT Considerations in Simulation (9am - 12noon) 

Course aims:

  • To cover the challenges and considerations in the use of audio visual and computer equipment in clinical simulation

2. NHET-Sim S3 module - Technology-based simulators and simulations (1pm - 4pm) 

  • Audiovisual capture and considerations
  • Working with mannequins from a technical perspective
  • The fundamental principles of programming mannequins
  • Networking various parts of the simulation systems


For any group registrations please ensure individuals register separately and request an offline payment upon checkout. Please notify VSA Executive Officer of group bookings for invoicing on 03 9209 5107 or via email at .


Event details

Event date 11 Jul 2018 9:00 am
Event end date 12 Jul 2018 4:30 pm
Registration end date 09 Jul 2018
Individual price Free
Other registration options available Single day
Location Epworth Healthcare, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
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