PDC20092 - Primary Survey - Initial Assessment and Mangement

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course introduces the key aspects of the primary survey and identifies fundamental management interventions in the context of an emergency department presentation.  The objective of the Primary Survey is to identify all life-threatening injuries and conditions and to initiate resuscitation/treatment immediately.  The Primary Survey is a structured, systematic process conducted on all clients that present to critical care areas.  However, it can be applied to any context within the healthcare system.  

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Student 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 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Course Outline

1 hour
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Identify the keys aspects of the primary survey Patient Assessment
  2. Outline initial assessment priorities
  3. Recognise the importance of baseline observations in the primary survey.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

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