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COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set

State ID: EAB63

Infection prevention and control skills

In response to the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation, there is an urgent demand for aged and disability workers trained in providing safe personal care and support. These skills have never been more important for those working or looking to work in the health and community services sectors.

The current situation may have you feeling like you need to refresh your skills so you can confidently protect yourself and your clients whilst providing support and care. This skill set will give you the training you need to update or develop your infection prevention and control skills.

Delivered through a mix of both online virtual classrooms and on-campus study, this course will give vital skills to existing health, aged and disability worker, along with those looking to start a career in these industries.

You will gain the skills you need to deliver care and support, utilise infection control measures and safe manual handling techniques.

You'll complete three nationally accredited units:
• HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures;
• HLTWHS005 Conduct manual tasks safely; and
• CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

If you are taking your first steps on the pathway to a career in a health care setting, completion of this skill set can also help you on your way to gaining a Certificate III in Individual Support.

For more information please contact Catherine.Catanach@nmtafe.wa.edu.au or 9427 3839

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Fees

Important information

This course will have a mix of online virtual classroom and on campus study delivery. The theory component will be presented in a virtual classroom guided by a lecturer and the practical component will take place in the practical laboratory setting at our Mt Lawley campus.

Approximate duration of this skill set is one month and training will commence in May.

How to apply

For more information please contact Catherine.Catanach@nmtafe.wa.edu.au or 08 9427 3839

Fees

$22

Delivery location, important dates and study options

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government directed social distancing guidelines, some courses may include a mix of online learning, virtual classrooms (live web conferencing with your lecturer and class) and classroom delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements.

Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Midland - COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set

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Mount Lawley - COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 month/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

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Page last updated April 30, 2020