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|Length||One - Three weeks Students need only attend one orientation/induction session on a date to be confirmed.|
|Commencement||Public course: expressions of interest. Industry groups: contact us to arrange a start date|
|Timetable||The course commences with a two-hour virtual induction then you have between one to three weeks to complete self-paced online study with online check-in sessions if required. Workplace-based practical assessments (face-to-face or via video link) will need to be booked with your trainer.|
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of building the capacity and understanding of the workforce to practice safe infection control procedures.
This course is designed for Victorian residents looking to gain health and hygiene knowledge that can be applied in their current disability, individual support or aged care roles,, preventing the spread of COVID-19.
Participants will gain a thorough understanding of how infections are spread, ways of preventing the spread of infection and how to protect yourself and others.
The course is a mix of online and workplace-based learning and participants will learn how to:
Participants will gain knowledge of:
In order to enrol in this course you must be working in a role that involves disability, individual support or aged care.
To be eligible to be awarded this qualification you must successfully complete one core unit.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|HLTINFCOV001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures||25||$0.00|
Workplace-based practical assessments (face-to-face or via video link) will need to be booked with your trainer.
Once you have applied for your chosen course, you will receive a thank you email from South West TAFE with a few steps to help process your enrolment.
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If you have experience or prior qualifications, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of prior learning and gain credits. You will be asked to provide any relevant Statement of Attainment to support identified credits.
This is a free short course for those employed in the transport, logistics, retail, food handling, disability, individual support, aged care, business, cafe, restaurant and accommodation sectors.
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Additional course fees||Indicative Course Fee|
|Course consumable/materials (approximate)||$0.00|
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