Courses for January-June 2023 are now available on our website.

Members can book immediately. Non-members from midday September 30.

About this course
  • Are you required to effec­tive­ly and effi­cient­ly assess and triage emer­gency patients and pri­ma­ry pre­sen­ta­tions in your work?
  • Do you need to enhance your triage skills?
  • Are you famil­iar with the Aus­tralasian Triage Scale and Emer­gency Triage Edu­ca­tion Kit?

TEC online deliv­ers the same con­tent from our tra­di­tion­al face-to-face course but allows you to engage from the com­fort of home or work, immerse your­self in the con­tent, engage with oth­er prac­ti­tion­ers and ask ques­tions over an 8 week period.

Who is this course for?

The course is designed to meet the learn­ing needs of the remote and rur­al health work­force, espe­cial­ly nurs­es and rur­al gen­er­al prac­ti­tion­ers who may be required to per­form triage.

If you have any queries about the course or its rel­e­vance to your prac­tice, sub­mit an enquiry here.

Course deliv­ery

The TEC online course is deliv­ered 100% online over a peri­od of 8 weeks, deliv­er­ing the same con­tent as our tra­di­tion­al cours­es but using a com­bi­na­tion of:

  • Self-direct­ed online learn­ing and activities
  • Online dis­cus­sion boards
  • 3 live online tutorials

Please note that com­po­nents of the course must be com­plet­ed to receive the TEC cer­tifi­cate, includ­ing atten­dance at all three live online tutorials

On suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion of this course, clin­i­cians will be able to:
  • Demon­strate the prin­ci­ples of triage assess­ment tech­niques using a pri­ma­ry sur­vey approach.
  • Demon­strate an under­stand­ing of the Aus­tralasian Triage Scale and its imple­men­ta­tion in the workplace.
  • Give con­sid­er­a­tion to safe­ty and com­mu­ni­ca­tion when under­tak­ing triage
  • Devel­op an under­stand­ing of the medico-legal aspects of triage.
  • Devel­op an under­stand­ing of the unique dif­fer­ences between urban and rur­al triage practices.
On suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion par­tic­i­pants will be awarded:
  • A CRANAplus Triage Emer­gency Care Course cer­tifi­cate (Valid for 2 years)
Three online zoom sessions

Our new online TEC course is deliv­ered 100% online over a peri­od of 8 weeks. It con­sists of five self-direct­ed online learn­ing mod­ules, three online Zoom ses­sions, and an online dis­cus­sion board for activ­i­ties and reflec­tion between Zoom sessions.

Atten­dance at all three online Zoom ses­sions is com­pul­so­ry and required for suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion of the course.

Addi­tion­al FAQs

View the answers to oth­er fre­quent­ly asked ques­tions about CRANAplus courses.