Coronial System in Queensland - An Introduction - PDC51961
As a health clinician, you will be provided with an introduction to the Coronial System in Queensland, including what constitutes a reportable death, police investigations, autopsies and the procedure for inquests. This online micro-credential is referenced to the to the Queensland Coroners Act 2003. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential is designed to provide you as a health clinician with an introduction to the Coronial System in Queensland, including what constitutes a reportable death, police investigations, autopsies and the procedure for inquests.
Reference is made to the Queensland Coroners Act 2003.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
- Gain an understanding of the Coronial system in Australia, and in particular with reference to Queensland legislation
- Identify criteria for a reportable death and by whom
- Outline the process for coronial deaths to be reported and investigated
- Distinguish the different types of autopsies undertaken by the Coroner
- Understand the process and purpose of an inquest.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.