Specialist Courses - Nationally Recognised Qualifications - Customised Training and Consultancy


This course is currently being delivered as a 3 hour webinar and you will receive an email prior to the session, with details of how to connect to the session.  You will require a computer or tablet (mobile phones are not suitable), reliable internet connection and a quiet working place.



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 objective/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**.

  • 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
  • Explain what an incident is
  • Demonstrate how to report an incident
  • Identify how to store and access client documents

Does this course have any pre-requisites?

The following online module is a compulsory prerequisite for Cerebral Palsy Alliance staff and must be completed prior to the Documentation training:

  • Client incident training - Online

This online course must be completed at least 1 business day prior to the Documentation session and can be accessed via the Online Learning System

How long is the course? 

Duration:   Currently 3 hour webinar            (Half day when delivered face to face.)
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

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Thu 19 Nov 2020 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning (CPA employees exempt) $190.00 Register
Thu 17 Dec 2020 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning (CPA employees exempt) $190.00 Register