Short Courses

Treatment Room Procedures

Melbourne Polytechnic's Treatment Room Procedures short course provides the participant with the skills to work in a treatment room and apply Work Health and Safety (WHS) requirements in a medical setting. Completion of this cluster will earn you credits towards attaining the Course in Medical Office Administration.

Course Code: 29MOA

Fees: $350.00

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Completion of this cluster will earn you credits towards attaining the Course in Medical Office Administration (29MOA).

Module code: PSM230

Topics include:

  • work health and safety (WHS)
  • scope of practice
  • treatment room equipment
  • drug storage
  • principles of infectious waste, spills and safety practices
  • risk management
  • sterilisation
  • suture and plaster preparation
  • wound dressing and bandaging requirements

Please note: The Course in Medical Office Administration qualification consists of five clusters. Participants have the option of enrolling in one or all five clusters at any time.

Study Pathways
This course meets all the requirements of the following national unit of competency and the participant may apply for skills recognition (additional fees may apply):

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Please note: Evening classes will run on Monday and Tuesday nights from 6pm-9pm.

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.