Delegation and Accountability - PDC56567




1 hour

Delegation is part of the complex role of the Registered Nurse (RN). This online Short Course introduces delegating effectively by explaining the concepts of responsibility, authority, and accountability as defined by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Standard Course Structure


1 hour

  1. Explain the difference between accountability and responsibility
  2. Identify the major roles and responsibilities of the RN, Enrolled Nurse (EN) and Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
  3. Outline the concepts of assignment, delegation and supervision.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course 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 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

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