Open Colleges

Introduction to Healthcare and Community Services

Open Colleges
Duration
Up to 2 hoursself-paced
Study mode
Online
Next start date
Anytime

Why study this course

  • Gain an overview of two of the biggest and fastest growing industries in Australia - healthcare and community services
  • Explore the different factors influencing both sectors, discover potential career paths, and learn basic industry terminology
  • Use as a pathway to an accredited course in your area of interest - choose from allied health, counselling, nursing, community services, mental health, aged care or disability

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

This course has been specially designed for anyone considering a career in the healthcare or community services industries, especially school leavers and career changers.

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

In this course you will learn about:

  • The growing demand for healthcare and community services
  • Healthcare services
  • Aged care and disability support
  • Community services
  • Communicating effectively with others

Visit Open Colleges's website to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

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Support and delivery

When you study online with Open Colleges, you will have access to:

  • A Student Support Team who are available via phone, live chat and email to help with any administration issues. They can provide assistance with enrolment, updates on your course progress and help with work placement queries
  • A Learning Support Team made up of former teachers, trainers and academics who can provide study tips and tricks, advice on research strategies and help you use OpenSpace, your online campus
  • Academic assistance from your trainers who are available to help with any course content questions and will provide feedback on your assessments
  • Career support via a range of resources including resume tips, a career change guide, quizzes and information on career pathways

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Introduction to Healthcare and Community Services

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Introduction to Healthcare and Community Services

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