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Reporting Elder Abuse in the Community Setting

Overview

At a glance

A free course for all health professionals and members of the public to assist with guiding through reporting options of elder abuse. At the conclusion of this module you will develop a foundation for recognition, responding and reporting in the aged care sector.

Delivery Mode Distance
Availability Distance Education
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

This is a one hour course completed online.

Professional Recognition

Successful completion of this course is awarded 1 CPD hour.

Details

Course Summary

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.

Learning outcomes for this course include:

  • Identify a foundation for the recognition of elder abuse
  • Outline appropriate actions for reporting and responding

Delivery method

Access to this course is through our Learning Management System at cpheonline.cqu.edu.au

Program Structure

Self-directed online course with quiz.

How to Apply

Enrolment

To enrol in this short course, please visit and register your attendance at cpheonline.cqu.edu.au