Concepts of Risk Management, Abuse & Mobility with the Health Care Context

    Course details

    • Code: HLTH.3006
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class65 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Tokoroa, Taupo, Whakatane, Kawerau

Course Aim

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. describe the purpose of a risk management plan, contribute to the development, implementation and evaluation of a risk management plan within a health, disability and aged care context;
  2. define characteristics of abuse and describe strategies that enable support workers to manage abuse circumstances within the health, disability and aged care context; and
  3. explore a range of assistive mobility techniques and devices that support safe ambulatory management of those within the health, disability or aged sector.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

This course includes NZQA unit standards 1836, 23393 and 27833.

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017