Course Title: Maintain an effective health work environment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6081 Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics

Course Title: Maintain an effective health work environment

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2010,
Term2 2010,
Term1 2011

Course Contact: Mark Doherty

Course Contact Phone: Ph: (03) 9341 1407

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Maintain an effective health work environment

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTHIR501A Maintain an effective health work environment


Promote ethical work practices
Support culture of effective communication
Maintain a positive approach to health in the workplace
Monitor professional work standards
Work in the health industry context
Take opportunities to develop own competence

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit you will have the skills and knowledge required to maintain an effective health work environment. These skills include monitoring, coordinating and promoting the implementation of ethical, safe and effective work practices in line with established work requirements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessed as part of the practice manual produced.