Version Effective: 26th of March, 2020
Version Effective: 26th of March, 2020

ACC68818 - Clinical Mentoring for Health Professionals

Course Details

Course Summary

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide mentoring of another person delivering clinical care to clients in the work environment. Clinical mentors act as a support person for direct care workers providing emotional and professional support. This unit applies to workers supervising direct client care workers and offers a potential pathway into workplace training or supervision roles.

Entry Requirements

Students need access to a reliable computer and internet connection.

Students must be currently working and have access to a mentoring arrangement for completion of their studies. 

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Accredited)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $550.00 (2020)
$650.00 (2021)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
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Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides currently practicing health professionals with the ability to work as a clinical mentor, preceptor, supervisor and other various clinical supervision roles within the health industry.

Course Structures

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Online Structure

12 weeks: Theory and assessment for this course is conducted online. Assessment requires the use of a workplace mentoring arrangement.

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Online
Core Unit
HLTHPS008 Provide clinical mentoring in the work environment More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 HLTHPS008 - Provide clinical mentoring in the work environment


Course Learning Outcomes
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