Quality and Safety in Aged Care
Your upfront cost: $0
- 19 Sep 2022
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Demonstrate understanding of Aged Care quality standards.
- Monitor and mitigate potential risks and hazards.
- Discuss the role of an Aged Care worker in ensuring safe practice.
- Aged Care Quality Standards
- Person-centred care and dignity
- Creating culturally safe aged care
- Addressing the needs of Aboriginal people
- Best practice in personal and clinical care
- Impact of environment
- Inter-relationships between the Standards
- Supporting daily living
- The role of governing bodies
No eligibility requirements
No additional requirements
This course is aimed at developing your understanding of the responsibilities that all aged care staff have in ensuring high-quality care. By the end of this course, you will have a solid understanding of quality and safety in aged care, know how to monitor and mitigate potential risks, and be well-placed to seek employment in the aged care industry.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a first-year course from UniSA Online’s Aged Care degree. Please note: you are responsible for completing any relevant prerequisite courses before enrolling in this course.
Should your course have an exam it will be scheduled for Australian Central Standard Time or Australian Central Daylight Time, depending on the time of the year.
- Portfolio (50%)
- Continuous assessment (50%)
Current study term: 18 Sep 22 to 25 Nov 22
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.