Course Summary:

This online Short Course provides an overview of the Australian National Health Priority Areas as outlined by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The course will highlight the diseases and conditions that contribute significantly to the burden of illness and discuss the strategies by the government to manage the financial and social impact of chronic health in the community. 

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Explain the role of government in the provision of healthcare in Australia  
  2. Outline the Australian National Health Priority Areas
  3. Describe some of the strategies in place to reduce the burden of illness in Australia. 
Assessment:  Online Quiz

Fee:  $25

Duration:  1 hour

CPD Hours:  1




Intakes:  Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Study Mode:  Online

Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations:

This course provides Professional Development for health and fitness 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 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

If you are a Registered Exercise Professionals with Fitness Australia as a Group Exercise/Gym Instructor or greater, you will also be eligible to attain Fitness Australia CECs on the completion of this course.

Course Enquiries:  CPD-Enquiries@cqu.edu.au