Award Winning RDNS Education & Learning Centre
As RDNS responds to the health care needs of our community, the RDNS Education & Learning Centre focuses on providing the highest quality clinical and non-clinical professional development training to support these needs. The foundation of the curricula as designed by RDNS Education is built on both state and federal government National Health Priority Areas and the latest research in the healthcare industry and organisational culture. In addition, the scheduled calendar presents both preventative and responsive training for health care professionals.
We are committed to providing education of excellence to ensure that our workforce development and clinical practice is based on the latest evidence and recognised as best practice. As well as supporting RDNS staff, we also provide education and training to external agencies on a fee for service basis. This can either be done by joining us at RDNS as per the scheduled calendar or requesting education tailored to your specific organisation or group needs.
Clinical Professional Development Training
RDNS offers a large suite of clinical training topics including: wounds, medicines and diabetes to name a few. Follow the link to view our clinical professional development in health care topics or for more detail on learning objectives and session overviews, navigate to the Courses tab and search by subject matter or individual courses.
Leadership: Self & Others
The Learning Centre's award winning Leadership and Management courses
are aimed at those who lead staff or are seen as part of a leadership group. RDNS believes that Self Leadership Development training is an important asset to acquire for those working in the health care sector. Self Leadership courses are aimed at and intended for all health professionals from Care Aides to Administration staff, Nurses to Nurse Leaders.
RDNS Education & Learning Centre is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO #5060) our focus is on accredited training for community, residential and aged care professionals and carers. In addition to these professional competencies RDNS facilitates: Provide First Aid, CPR and Anaphylaxis competencies aimed at anyone seeking the skills to assist another in times of unexpected emergency. To book a First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis for your school, business, council, social group or sporting group please contact us.
‘A cultural shift is gradually occurring in Australia. Employers, health system payers and individuals are increasingly seeing the benefit of the workplace as a setting for optimising physical, psychological and social health.’ (PricewaterhouseCoopers, 2010)
In addition to facilitating professional development education for those working in the health care industry, the RDNS Education & Learning Centre offers corporate and civic sector industries tailored ' Organisational Well-being Programs.' As with national research and initiatives the Learning Centre strongly believes that employee health: mental, emotional and physical is an imperative component of achieving business outcomes.
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