Reporting Elder Abuse in the Community Setting - PDC20098




1 hour

This online Short Course was developed for all health professionals and members of the public to assist them with guiding through reporting options of elder abuse.  As a health professional either working in the community or in the residential setting for aged care, you are in the front line to see the signs and symptoms of abuse or neglect.  At the conclusion of this short course you will develop a foundation for recognition, responding and reporting in the aged care sector.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour
  1. Identify a foundation for the recognition of elder abuse
  2. Outline appropriate actions for reporting and responding.


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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