Triage - An Introduction - PDC20105




1 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 online Short Course introduces the essential elements of triage management to assess clients entering an emergency department. Please note that once you have completed this course, you are not certified as a Triage Nurse.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour
  1. State the aims and purpose of triage systems
  2. Identify the essential elements of triaging a client entering an emergency department
  3. List the categories of the Australasian Triage Scale.


Onlne Quiz

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