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Curso Postécnico

English translation: Advanced Technical Course

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19:32 Nov 8, 2013
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care / enfermeria
Spanish term or phrase: Curso Postécnico
Ponente del tema “Neumoperitoneo” en el Curso Postécnico de Enfermería Quirúrgica de la Escuela de Enfermería de la Secretaría de Salud GDF (Mexico)

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David Bolick
Mexico
Local time: 19:09
English translation:Advanced Technical Course
Explanation:
One option.
My take on this is that if it was after a university degree it would be called a postgraduate course. However, the nursing qualification may be similar to FP (formación profesional) in Spain, so maybe they call it "Postécnico" instead...?

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"These courses in the Advanced Technical Certificate option provide the registered nurse with current information regarding the role of the perioperative nurse. Clinical experiences utilizing updated equipment and medications in the perioperative setting are included. A minimum of two years working as an R.N. is recommended."
http://irsc.smartcatalogiq.com/current/catalog/AAS-Degrees-C...

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-08 21:13:19 GMT)
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The example cited is taken after two years working as a registered nurse (i.e. the "técnico" part, to which the course is "post")...
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neilmac
Spain
Local time: 02:09
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Advanced Technical Course


Explanation:
One option.
My take on this is that if it was after a university degree it would be called a postgraduate course. However, the nursing qualification may be similar to FP (formación profesional) in Spain, so maybe they call it "Postécnico" instead...?

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-08 21:11:54 GMT)
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"These courses in the Advanced Technical Certificate option provide the registered nurse with current information regarding the role of the perioperative nurse. Clinical experiences utilizing updated equipment and medications in the perioperative setting are included. A minimum of two years working as an R.N. is recommended."
http://irsc.smartcatalogiq.com/current/catalog/AAS-Degrees-C...

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-08 21:13:19 GMT)
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The example cited is taken after two years working as a registered nurse (i.e. the "técnico" part, to which the course is "post")...

neilmac
Spain
Local time: 02:09
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