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PDC20102 - Risk Reduction in Home Care Services

Overview

At a glance

Work, health and safety is important to all relevant people working in the community from health care workers, through to the carers and clients.  This online Short Course provides an overview on managing the most common risks and hazards while working in people’s homes.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion

Details

Course Summary

Work, health and safety is important to all relevant people working in the community from health care workers, through to the carers and clients.  This online Short Course provides an overview on managing the most common risks and hazards while working in people’s homes.

Course Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identify the common injuries associated with home care tasks
  2. Identify the risks associated with common housework tasks for clients in the community
  3. Recognise practical management solutions for your work practice.

Entry Requirements

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

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

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