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North Regional TAFE offers exciting short courses in beauty, hairdressing, fitness, sport and recreation, and health. Enrol in a short courses to learn a new skill and broaden your career opportunities!

Health, Beauty and Fitness
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National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
AE161 COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

Are you looking to take part in infectious disease training during the COVID-19 pandemic?

 

The online COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set is suitable for new and existing workers who need to upskill or undertake infectious disease training due to risks associated with their role. 

 

This course is suitable for:

  • aged care workers
  • disability support workers
  • Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
  • home and community care workers
  • at home carers

 

Please note:

  • To complete this course, it is not a prerequisite that you must be currently employed in Industry.  This COVID-19 Skill Set stands alone and can be completed separately if desired. However, students may be enrolled in either the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support or the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support and have a current work placement. Alternatively, students who are not enrolled in either qualification may be employed in an aged care or home and community care facility.  
  • There is practical assessment component to be completed in your workplace or placement, but this can be simulated if needed at NR TAFE – please talk with your local lecturer.
  • This skill set is self-paced, online  and completely flexible and all theory components are available online/can be completed in your own time outside of work hours.
  • Face-to-face delivery will be required for one of the three units in this skill set. The remaining two units are to be completed by the student online. Please contact us to discuss alternative arrangements.

 

Students can start at any time within the course dates listed.

CHCSS00114 AB82 Entry into Care Roles Skill Set
Infection control
Skill sets
Free
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, care, caring, cares, roles, entry

Learn how to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles within the aged care and disability support sectors!

 

This skill set is for individuals who use introductory care practices to support fully qualified carers within an aged care or disability support environment. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct. 

The Infection control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

IAA08 IAA08 First Aid Skill Set
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Face-to-face off campus delivery
first aid training, first aid

Learn how to provide first aid in emergency situations.

Throughout this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Evaluate the incident and their own performance

This course consists of practical components that must be completed on the floor. Please wear comfortable and appropriate clothing.

First Aid is a vital set of lifesaving skills, don’t delay, get trained today!

 

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IAD99 First Aid and CPR Skill Set
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
first aid training, first aid, cpr, aid, train, health, lives, resus, first,

Learn how to provide first aid and perform CPR in emergency situations.

Throughout this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Evaluate the incident and their own performance
  • First aid codes of practice and workplace procedures
  • ARC guidelines relevant to the provision of CPR
  • Legal, workplace and community considerations
  • Operating an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 
  • Conveying incident details to emergency service personnel
  • Debriefing and welfare

This course consists of practical components that must be completed on the floor. Please wear comfortable and appropriate clothing.

This course covers a vital set of lifesaving skills, don’t delay, get trained today!

 

 

HLTSS00064 AE112 Infection Control Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

The skill set has been designed for the healthcare sector; specifically those working in aged care or disability support.

The Infection Control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

HLTSS00066 AE115 Infection Control Skill Set (Food Handling)
Infection control
Skill sets
Free
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, food, food handling, handle, handling

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures within organisations that include food handling in their operations. 

You will also learn how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks.

The Infection control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

HLTSS00065 AE114 Infection Control Skill Set (Retail)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, ret, retail

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures in the retail industry. 

You will also learn how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks within an organisation.

The Infection Control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

HLTSS00067 AE113 Infection Control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures in the transport and logistics industry. 

You will also learn how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks within an organisation.

The Infection Control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

K2003P K2003P Mental Health First Aid
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
mental, health, first, aid, first aid, ment, healthy, frontline

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Each year, one in five Australians experience a mental illness.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) provides participants with the skills to help those involved in a mental health crisis until it resolves or professional treatment is received. MHFA is an evidence-based training courses authored by MHFA Australia and delivered by an accredited NRT MHFA instructor.

The course covers recognition and response to the most common and subacute mental health disorders, including:

  • Depression and anxiety
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Suicidal tendencies
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Substance misuse

This course is designed for all members of the public aged 18 years and above. It is also suitable for health professionals, human resources staff, managers and others in frontline jobs.

 

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IAA31 IAA31 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Skill Set
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
CPR training, provide cpr, Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, cpr short course

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a technique used in emergency situations to save lives.

This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to perform CPR in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

Areas covered throughout this course:

  • First aid codes of practice and workplace procedures
  • ARC guidelines relevant to the provision of CPR
  • Legal, workplace and community considerations
  • Operating an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 
  • Conveying incident details to emergency service personnel
  • Debriefing and welfare
     
IAD97 Waxing, Lash, Brow and Infection Control Skill Set
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
beauty, waxing, wax, beautician, lash, lashes, brow, brows, eyebrows, therapy, treatments, services, skincare, waxing lash and brow services, infect, infection, cont, control

Do you have an interest in beauty?

Join our upcoming course to learn how to complete waxing services and lash and brow treatments. You may choose to complete this course as the first stage towards a full beauty qualification

Throughout this course you will learn how to provide waxing services to your client including legs, bikini, underarm and facial waxing. You will also learn the skills required to shape eyebrows and tint eyelashes and brows to meet your clients wants and needs. 

You will also learn about sterilisation and applying and maintaining infection control standards within a salon environment.

Join us Mondays and Tuesdays 9.00am - 2.00pm beginning 24 August.

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Page last updated May 21, 2020