PDC51961 - Coronial System in Queensland - An Introduction

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course is designed to provide you as a health clinician with an introduction to the Coronial System in Queensland, including what constitutes a reportable death, police investigations, autopsies and the procedure for inquests.

Reference is made to the Queensland Coroners Act 2003.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

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
  • Business, Accounting and Law
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health
  • Justice and Law Enforcement

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 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

2 hours
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Gain an understanding of the Coronial system in Australia, and in particular with reference to Queensland legislation
  2. Identify criteria for a reportable death and by whom
  3. Outline the process for coronial deaths to be reported and investigated
  4. Distinguish the different types of autopsies undertaken by the Coroner
  5. Understand the process and purpose of an inquest.

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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