Specialist Courses - Nationally Recognised Qualifications - Customised Training and Consultancy

Documentation

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?                                                        

This course is available:

  • for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees: see scheduled dates below
  • for public participants or organisations: please enquire below about course dates or group bookings at your venue or ours.

Why choose this course?

This course is designed for employees in the disability sector with a focus on the documentation required for support practitioners.

It covers the underpinning skills and knowledge required to document professionally, ensuring documentation meets legal, ethical and sector standards

It also covers concepts such as consent, confidentiality, the purpose of the documentation and factual writing.

There is opportunity in the session to practice documentation skills.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance Employees

  • At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this course is a compulsory activity for all disability support practitioners.

  • **Online module 'Client Incident Training' is a compulsory pre-requisite for the Documentation course and can be accessed via the Online Learning System.

  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees are exempt from the course fee.

What content does the program cover?

This course deals with the appropriate recording of information.

The content of this course will enable you to:

  • Explain why we document
  • Identify legislation, standards and policies that impact on documentation
  • Explain responsibilities around confidentiality and consent
  • Demonstrate principles of factual and objective documentation 
  • Understand the main documentation responsibilities while supporting a client
  • Explain what an incident is and how to report it
  • Identify how to store and access client documents
  • Explain what a complaint is, the types, and how to support someone to make a complaint

Does this course have any pre-requisites?

The online module Client incident training - Online is a compulsory pre-requisite for CPA employees and must be completed at least 1 business day prior to the Documentation session.

How long is the course? 

Duration:   Half day
Time: Please see scheduled times or enquire below

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au 
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715 

Cancellation conditions apply

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Course Dates

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Start DateLocationCost
Tue 15 Dec 2020 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 17 Dec 2020 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Tue 02 Feb 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Fri 19 Feb 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Mon 08 Mar 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 18 Mar 2021 at 1:30PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 25 Mar 2021 at 1:30PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Mon 12 Apr 2021 at 1:00PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 22 Apr 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Fri 30 Apr 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register