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PDC20106 - Vital Signs- Introduction to Baseline Observations

Overview

At a glance

This online Short Course is suitable for health clinicians that have had no or little exposure to performing baseline observations on the client they service. The course addresses some of the basic principles of measurement and recognition of normal physiological limits.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

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.

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

This online Short Course is suitable for health clinicians that have had no or little exposure to performing baseline observations on the client they service. The course addresses some of the basic principles of measurement and recognition of normal physiological limits.

Course Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identify what are normal vital signs
  2. Recognise the clients physiological health of their vital organs
  3. Interpret the changes in a deteriorating health status and the importance of monitoring baseline vital signs.

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

For direct access to the course, visit cpd.cqu.edu.au