PDC20105 - Triage - An Introduction

Course Details

Course Summary

Triage is a specialised role in the emergency department conducted by registered nurses who usually have a minimum of two years emergency nursing experience.  This online Short Course introduces the essential elements of triage management to assess clients entering an emergency department. Please note that once you have completed this course, you are not certified as a Triage Nurse.

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 nursing 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
Standard Course Structure

1 hour
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. State the aims and purpose of triage systems
  2. Identify the essential elements of triaging a client entering an emergency department
  3. List the categories of the Australasian Triage Scale.

Assessment

Onlne Quiz

Where and when can I start?
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2018 Intakes
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