Course Information

Prevention and Management of Falls

MEDESS012

Course Outline

This online-only course consists of one unit of content and an auto-assessed quiz. You’ll learn all about what contributes to falls, how to manage the factors that contribute to falls, and what to do if someone suffers fall-related injuries.

Details

Price: 24.99
Duration: 60 - 90 minutes

Who is the course for?

Anyone with roles in the healthcare and social assistance sector who needs to know about the consequences a fall may have on a person.

Specific To This Course

Overview/Content
This certificate-based course is designed for anyone with roles in the healthcare and social assistance sector who would like to learn about the consequences a fall may have on a person, some of the reasons people fall, and how falls can impact a person physically, emotionally, and socially.

Average course completion time is around 20-40 minutes. Successful completion of this course requires 80% or more correct answers in the quiz.

Learning Objectives

  • Articulate the intrinsic and extrinsic conditions that may predispose a person to fall

  • Demonstrate an understanding of fall consequences

  • Identify people at risk of falls and minimise fall risk

  • Discuss how falls can be effectively managed





Timetable

LocationCourse TitlePrice
AUD
(ex GST)
 
Online

Online

MEDESS012 Prevention and Management of Falls [NON-ACCREDITED]24.99