Triage - An Introduction
At a glance
You will gain an introduction to the essential elements of triage management to assess clients entering an emergency department.
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Please note that once you have completed the Triage and Primary Survey Assessments course, you are not certified as a Triage Nurse.
Hours of study
This is a one hour course completed online.
Upon successful completion, you will be awarded one CPD hour.
Triage is a specialised role in the emergency department conducted by registered nurses who usually have a minimum of two years emergency nursing experience. This one hour short course introduces the essential elements of triage management to assess clients entering an emergency department.
- State the aims and purpose of triage systems
- Identify the essential elements of triaging a client entering an emergency department
- List the categories of the Australasian Triage Scale
There are no resources required for this course.
There are no prerequisites required for completion of this course.
You will be required to complete the self-directed online course and quiz.