Develop your skills and acquire the confidence to identify, respond to and report behaviours of concern in the allied or general health sector. Learn strategies to deal with behaviours of concern, as well as when it's suitable to refer someone to an appropriate professional.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Identify behaviours of concern
Respond appropriately to potential instances of behaviours of concern
Prioritise your safety and the safety of others
Communicate effectively with others
Report and review incidents
Access support services and developmental activities
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in health services, allied health and health administration
Specialist skills that will allow you to respond to behaviours of concern appropriately
Credit towards a full qualification
Techniques to deal with older people, people with dementia and people with mental health concerns
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
The ability to work with people in difficult situations and circumstances
Empathy, patience and the capacity to empower others
An understanding of workplace policies and procedures
Access to a computer and reliable internet connection to complete your study
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: medical receptionist with the Certificate III in Health Administration, welfare support worker with the Certificate III in Community Services and health service assistant with the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Responding to Behaviours of Concern does not have any pre-requisite courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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