Health Professional Education & Resources

CFWA Health Professional Education

We have a range of resources and CF education available for health professionals.

Spirometry Training- Pilbara

CFWA are offering fully funded positions for health professionals in the Pilbara to complete high quality competency-based spirometry training.
When: Saturday 27 May 2023
Time: 8:30am-4pm
Where: Karratha Health Campus, 62 Balmoral  Road, Karratha

Regional Respiratory Training Program

Our Regional Respiratory Training Program (RRTP) is an annual program held in Perth, designed to train regional nurses in CF and respiratory care.

This course is endorsed by the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) according to their Continuing Professional Development Endorsed Course Standards. It has been allocated CPD hours according to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia – Continuing Professional Development Standards.

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for the 2023 course. Click the flyer below to read more about the course:

For more information, contact Sharon Dewar on sharon.dewar@cfwa.org.au or phone 08 6224 4100.

Onsite Health Professional Education

CFWA health professionals are available to provide onsite education in both metropolitan and regional areas of Western Australia. To organise an education session or for more information, please contact Sharon Dewar on sharon.dewar@cfwa.org.au or phone 08 6224 4100.

CFWA Resources

We also have a hard copy booklet of the information provided in this website. To request a hard copy, please email nurse@cfwa.org.au.

External Resources

Airway Clearance

CF Overview

  • Australian CF Data Registry 2021 (Monash University)

CF Screening

Clinical Manifestations

End-of-Life Planning

Family Planning


  • Nutrition Guidelines for CF 2017 (The Thoracic Society of Australia and NZ)

Infection Prevention and Control

Lung Transplant



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