Course Summary:

It can be daunting trying to navigate our health system. This online Short Course will explain and introduce you to the different contexts of healthcare in Australia and outline some of the major types of health services. It will also touch on the health care services that are provided to the vulnerable groups in our society and explain the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Explain the role of government in the provision of healthcare in Australia  
  2. Outline the National health Safety Quality Service Standards
  3. Explore contemporary models of health care utilised in Australia
  4. Recognise some of the vulnerable groups in Australia and list the health and support services available to them.

Assessment:  Online Quiz

Fee:  $25

Duration:  1 hour

CPD Hours:  1 hour

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 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.


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