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Learn to care for others in an era of COVID-19 infection control
In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers to manage infection control while in the direct care of others.
There is increased opportunity for new workers to pick up skills in direct care and progress to an entry level role.
Gain these skills:
- Organise, provide and monitor support services for individualised plans
- Develop safe work practices when providing direct client care
- Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures including handwashing
- Ensure your own health and safety and the safety of others in your work environment
Next dates for delivery
- Starting 5 February for 8 weeks, Fridays 12.30pm to 3.30pm
- Starting 29 April for 9 weeks, Thursdays 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Help using our online application:
You will need to have the evidence requirements (opens in a new tab) and relevant documents ready to upload with your application. See our guide for applying using our online system (1 MB) (PDF document - opens in a new tab) .
Requirements of the course
This course includes both online study and on-campus assessment.
Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete a literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online. Your study will involve accessing content online for 3 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.
When you finish your online study, there is one day a week attendance for the duration of the course at campus for the remaining modules, plus a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session.
This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more.
Study options and next steps
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