Course Overview

  • Exploration of how vaccines work using basic knowledge of the immune system
  • Vaccine preventable diseases
  • Rationale and benefit of immunisation
  • Transportation, storage and disposal of vaccines
  • Setting up a clinic
  • Determine client’s immunisation requirements
  • Support client/care to make informed decisions around immunisations
  • Administer vaccines in a safe and correct manner
  • Documentation of vaccination encounter
  • Promoting immunisations within an Aboriginal community

Course Information

Assessment for the immunisation course is carried out using a combination of the following:
Attendance and participation in group discussions and activities
Role plays
Completion of an assessed workbook
On-the-job assessment.
Course Content:
How the immune system works
Vaccine preventable diseases
Contents of vaccines
Cold chain
Administering vaccines.

The course will be delivered face-to-face over three to four days, depending on the size of the group.

More Information and Upcoming Training

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For more information about this course contact AHCWA on (08) 9227 1631,
email [email protected]

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