Statewide Equipment Program

You are here

Education Facilities

There are two main education precincts at Ballarat Health Services.

Education Resource Centre-Base Site

The Education Resource Centre (ERC-Base) is available for professional activities, such as meetings, conferences, seminars and workshops. The ERC is heavily booked throughout the year and users need to make bookings well in advance.

Facilities

Room Baxter Lecture Theatre Seminar Room 1 Seminar Room 2
Capacity

Audiovisual

80

Multimedia
Whiteboard
Overhead Projector
Videoconferencing

20

Whiteboard
Overhead Projector
TV/Video/DVD
LCD Projector
Videoconferencing

20

Whiteboard
Overhead Projector
TV/Video/DVD
LCD Projector
Videoconferencing

Room Meeting Room 1 Meeting Room 2 Boardroom
Capacity

Audiovisual

8-10

Whiteboard
Videoconferencing

8-10

Whiteboard
TV/Video

16

Electronic Whiteboard

Note:

  • Seminar Rooms 1 & 2 can be opened up to provide a larger space
  • Audiovisual requirements need to be advised of at time of booking
  • Adequate time should be allowed for room-set-up
  • Rooms must be left clean and tidy and vacated at the agreed time
  • Additional audiovisual equipment can be requested for Meeting rooms and the Boardroom.
  • Additional LCD Projectors and Laptop computers are available for loan from the Library. Please contact Library staff on 5320-4008/4833 or email Library staff.
  • Inquiries re in-house catering contact Catering staff on 5320-4440/4796 or email cafeteria@bhs.org.au.
  • Cancellations to be notified as soon as possible

Location:

  • Ballarat Health Services, Base Hospital, Sturt Street, Ballarat. 3350
    Main entrance off SturtStreet
  • Education Resource Centre is located on the Ground Floor, Services Building
  • Maps

Bookings & Further Information

Education Resource Centre -QE Site

The Education Resource Centre (ERC-QE) is available for professional activities, such as meetings, conferences, seminars and workshops.

Facilities

Room Seminar Room 1 Seminar Room 2 Meeting Room 1
Capacity

Audiovisual

20

Whiteboard
Overhead Projector

20

Whiteboard
Overhead Projector
TV/Video/DVD
LCD Projector

10-12

Whiteboard
Overhead Projector
TV/Video/DVD

Note

  • Seminar Room 1 & 2 can be opened up to provide a larger space.
  • Audiovisual requirements need to be advised of at time of booking
  • Adequate time should be allowed for room-set-up
  • Rooms must be left clean and tidy and vacated at the agreed time
  • Additional audiovisual equipment can be requested for Meeting rooms.
  • Additional LCD Projectors and Laptop computers are available for loan from the Library. Please contact Library staff on 5320-4008/4833 or email Library staff.
  • Inquiries re in-house catering contact BHS Catering or telephone 5320-3969
  • Cancellations to be notified as soon as possible

Location

  • Ballarat Health Services, Queen Elizabeth Centre, Ascot St, Ballarat. 3350
    Main entrance off Ascot Street
  • Education Resource Centre is located on the First Floor, George Skerritt Building

Bookings & Further Information

Clinical Skills Centres

The Centre for Nursing & Health Education operates two Clinical Skills Centres (CSC). The CSC provides a setting for the facilitation of clinical skills in a non threatening learning environment. Participants are able to learn, practice, undertake assessments and experience a wide range of scenarios both with and without supervision. The CSC's are well stocked with a variety of mannequins and simulation equipment. Bookings are essential.

The CSC-Base is located on the Ground Floor, Services Building (beside the lift). This CSC has a number of training models including nasogastric intubation models, airway management trainers, male and female catheterization simulators, tracheostomy care manikin, maternal and neonatal birthing simulator, Chester Chest model, KeriTM - Complete Nursing Skills manikin and a number of basic, advanced, paediatric and adult resuscitation manikins. Incorporated in the CSC is a SmartLift Training Room for the facilitation of no lift techniques and practical assessments.

The CSC-QE is located on the 1st floor, George Skerritt Building, Queen Elizabeth centre. This CSC is established as a four bed ward and full bathroom facilities including shower and toilet. GeriTM - the Nursing Skills Manikin is located in the CSC. GeriTM is designed to teach patient care techniques for those working with geriatric patients. GeriTM allows for instruction in more than thirty five nursing and medical procedures and is interchangeable from a female to male manikin.

For bookings and further information please contact ERC Liaison or telephone 5320-4384.

Fees and charges are negotiable and subject to change, further information is available by contacting ERC Liaison.