About

Have you ever dreamed of going to a developing country to help in healthcare, but thought, “I’m not really skilled in that area…”, “I don’t know enough to help…” or “I don’t have a background in healthcare…”?

Well, this course is for you!

This 25-hour course will give an introduction to basic health care principles and equip you with simple skills that can be utilised anywhere. No prior health or educational training pre-requisites required.

Over the 25 hours you will complete the following modules:

  1. Observation
  2. Infection
  3. Fluids
  4. Maternal & Child Health
  5. Respiratory

Some topics covered include:

  • God’s heart for the poor and needy
  • Social determinants of health
  • Fever reduction
  • Simple wound care
  • Maternal and child health
  • Malaria and diarrhoea prevention

Cost

Cost:

$175 AUD

Early bird offer: $125 when you apply before July 31st

Dates

Start – Finish

17th August 2017 – 16th September 2017
Thursdays 7 – 9pm & Saturdays 9am – 12pm