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PODI5500 Essential Licenses and Certifications

Credit
0 points
Offering
AvailabilityLocationModeFirst year of offer
Not available in 2022UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
Courses in this unit are externally delivered and not offered by the University.
Students must successfully complete and provide evidence of certification of the following courses at their own cost:
1. Advanced Life Saving Course 1
2. Laser Safety Course (or equivalent) to obtain successful licensing by the Radiological Council of Western Australia for the use of lasers for Podiatric use.
3. Non-radiologist Fluoroscopy Course (or equivalent) to obtain successful licensing by the Radiological Council of Western Australia for the use of Fluoroscopy for Podiatric use.

External course provider details can be provided upon request.

Students are able to complete any of the above externally delivered courses at the commencement of their DPS enrolment.This unit is a prerequisite to PODI5514 and PODI5515.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) undertake and complete the requirements of the Advanced Life Saving Course 1 as defined by the Podiatry Board of Australia for Podiatric Surgeons.; (2) undertake and complete the requirements of the Laser Course as required by the Radiological Council of Western Australia for the use of lasers; and (3) undertake and complete the requirements of the Fluoroscopy Course as required by the Radiological Council of Western Australia for the use of fluoroscopy equipment.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: certificate in Advanced Life Saving 1, license for use of Fluoroscopy, license for use of Laser. Further information is available in the unit outline.



To pass this unit, a student must: (a) achieve an overall mark of 50 per cent or higher for the unit; and (b) achieve the requisite requirements(s) or a mark of 50 per cent or greater, whichever is higher and specified in the unit outline, for the certificate in Advanced Life Saving 1, license for use of Fluoroscopy, license for use of Laser component.

Student may be offered supplementary assessment in this unit if they meet the eligibility criteria.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Dr Burke Hugo
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
Course Enrolment 91830 Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (ID 1904)
Co-requisites:
PODI5513 Advanced Podiatric Surgery (ID 3777)
Incompatibility:
Nil
Contact hours
As determined by training provider
Note
Students undertaking the DPS program will be required to undertake and present certification of Advanced Life Saving Course 1 as defined by the PBA, the Laser and Fluoroscopy Courses as required by the Radiological Council of Western Australia for licensing.
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