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Brand-New
medical terminology course

A Short Introduction to Medical Terminology – Single Module (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Understanding the history of medical terms used in English today. Understanding the Greek components of many medical terms Understanding the Latin components of many medical terms Some common combinations in terms of body parts, prefixes and suffixes

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
healthcare interpreter

An Introduction to Healthcare Interpreting (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

This module presents an introduction to healthcare interpreting. We will discuss why we refer to it as healthcare interpreting, rather than medical interpreting. The importance of accuracy, including the concept of trying to achieve pragmatic equivalence. Other topics include the triangle of communication and how to achieve this in different situations, including interpreting in a cath lab when someone is having a coronary angiography. We will also talk about advanced interaction managements and some scenarios where this may be required. Lastly we will talk about note-taking, what to note down. and the importance of understanding the terminology used, as well as the distinction between terminology as opposed to jargon and slang.

10 points
PD Certificate

Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Anaesthesiology is the medical specialty concerned with the perioperative care of patients before, during and after surgery. It encompasses anaesthesia, intensive care medicine, critical emergency medicine and pain medicine. Anaesthesia is a state of controlled, temporary loss of sensation or awareness that is induced for medical purposes. Intensive care refers to the specialised treatment given to patients in an acute medical condition who require critical medical care.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
Code of Ethics in Healthcare

Code of Ethics in Healthcare Interpreting (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

This module presents an overview of ethical principles as they apply to various healthcare settings. It will discuss possible ethical dilemmas in both the general healthcare setting and the mental healthcare setting.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
role of interpreter

Culture and the Role of the Interpreter (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Understanding culture and how it impacts on communication
  • responding to difficult situations
  • managing complex cultural influences
  • explaining the cultural contexts to others
The role of the interpreter
  • knowledge of the interpreter’s role in a healthcare team
  • interactions with other health professionals
  • managing stressful assignments
  • how the role interacts with that of others

10 points
PD Certificate

Dermatology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Dermatology is the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders. Australia has one of the highest rates of melanoma in the world.

10 points
PD Certificate

Ear, Nose and Throat (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) is a medical specialty that is focused on the ears, nose, and throat. It is also called otolaryngology-head and neck surgery as the specialists are trained to treat patients with disorders and diseases of the ears, nose, throat, and other structures of the neck and face.

10 points
PD Certificate

Endocrinology and Diabetes (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Endocrinology is the study of medicine that relates to the endocrine system. The endocrine system is a series of glands that produce and secrete hormones that the body uses for a wide range of functions.

10 points
PD Certificate
Ethics Course

Ethics Course Bundle for Translators and Interpreters

5/5

$170.00

Dive deep into the ethical considerations and obligations of interpreters and translators operating in diverse real-world scenarios.

30 total points
PD Certificate
What is Geriatric Care

Geriatrics and Aged Care (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Geriatric medicine or Geriatrics is a specialty that focuses on the health care of people aged 65 and over who usually have more than one age-related condition.

10 points
PD Certificate
Gynaecology

Gynaecology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Gynaecology is the branch of medicine that specializes in women’s health, with a focus on the female reproductive system. The gynaecological disorders include menstruation issues, urinary incontinence in women and postmenopausal disorders.

10 points
PD Certificate

Haematology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Haematology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study of diseases related to blood. Common blood disorders include anaemia, bleeding disorders such as haemophilia and blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma.

10 points
PD Certificate

Immunology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Immunology is the branch of biomedical science that study the structure and function of the immune system. The immune system is a complex network of cells and proteins that defends the body against infection.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
informed consent course

Informed Consent (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

In this module you will learn what Informed Consent is, why it is important and what it should include. You will also learn what information needs to be provided in order to ensure that patients or their families/caregivers are fully informed and able to consent. We will look at situations where patients are not able to consent and what happens then. We will look at the interpreter role, challenges and how to address some of the challenges.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
Mental Health course

Interpreting in Mental Health Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

This course is designed for interpreters aiming to enhance their skills in the challenging yet crucial field of mental health settings. Participants will delve into the complexities of interpreting in these environments, gaining a comprehensive understanding of ethical considerations and guidelines specific to mental health interpretation.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
Oncology

Interpreting in Oncology Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

  • What is Oncology?
  • Referral System
  • Diagnostic Studies
  • Typing and Staging
  • Diagnosis and Prognosis
  • Treatment Options
  • Challenges for Interpreters

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
Speech Pathology

Interpreting in Speech Pathology Settings (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

In this course, we will have a look at some of the many aspects of the work that Speech Pathologists may be involved in, including some that may involve working with interpreters. Speech Pathologists may work with interpreters in scenarios involving the assessment of children with suspected language delay, and with adults experiencing speech and/or language difficulties after a stroke. Interpreters working in this setting may be asked to provide metalinguistic commentary as to how something is said.

10 points
PD Certificate

Introduction to Chuchotage

5/5

$70.00

Gain an understanding of what chuchotage is, as well as how and when this essential interpreting mode is to be applied in community settings. Practice basic simultaneous interpreting techniques in practical exercises.

20 points
Community Interpreting

Introduction to Community Interpreting

5/5

$35.00

This module will cover the specific skills and knowledge required to deliver interpreting services in community interpreting contexts such as health, legal, courts and tribunals.

10 points
Brand-New
medical terminology class

Introduction to Medical Terminology – Full Course

5/5

$295.00

Learning Medical Terminology can seem like a daunting task at first. It could, in fact, be like learning a whole other language. In reality, memorising all of the words in a medical dictionary may prove to be impossible. Do not fear! There is a simple way to learn and understand Medical Terminology. Most words are simply a combination of different parts or elements. In this course, you will learn the frequently used roots, prefixes, and suffixes of common medical terminology.  

40 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New
Australian healthcare system

Introduction to the Australian Health System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

  • Understanding the Australian healthcare system, including Medicare, public and private health
  • Understanding admission and referral processes
  • Primary Physicians and GPs
  • Outpatient Clinics and Specialist Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Emergency Departments (ERs)

10 points
PD Certificate

Mental Health (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), mental health is “a state of well-being in which every individual realises his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her or his community.” Psychiatry is the branch of medicine focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioural disorders.

10 points
PD Certificate

Neonatology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Neonatology is a subspecialty of paediatrics that specialises in the medical care of newborn infants, especially those that are ill or premature. It is a hospital-based specialty and is usually practised in neonatal care units. In Australia, around eight per cent of babies are born prematurely (before 37 weeks’ gestation) every year (Better Health Vic).

10 points
PD Certificate

Nephrology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Nephrology is a specialty of internal medicine that focuses on the diseases of the kidneys. An estimated 1.7 million (10%) Australian adults aged 18 years and over had biomedical signs of chronic kidney disease (CKD).

10 points
PD Certificate
what is obstetrics

Obstetrics and Pregnancy (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Obstetrics is the branch of medicine concerned with childbirth, caring for and treating women in or in connection with childbirth. Obstetrics involves care during pre-conception, pregnancy, childbirth, and immediately after delivery.

10 points
PD Certificate

Oncology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Oncology is the branch of medicine that deals with tumours, cancer and providing care/treatment for patients diagnosed with cancer. The most common cancers in Australia (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) are prostate, breast, colorectal (bowel), melanoma and lung cancer (Cancer Council Australia).

10 points
PD Certificate
Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine specialised in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye. Globally, at least 2.2 billion people have a near or distant vision impairment. In at least 1 billion – or almost half – of these cases, vision impairment could have been prevented or has yet to be addressed. (WHO 2020)

10 points
PD Certificate

Orthopaedics (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Orthopaedics is the medical specialty that focuses on injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

10 points

Paediatrics (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Paediatrics & Child Health is a branch of medicine centred on the health and medical care of infants, children and adolescents.

10 points
PD Certificate
Reproductive Medicine

Reproductive Medicine (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Reproductive medicine is a branch of medicine that specializes in fertility preservation, diagnosing and treating infertility, and other reproductive problems. Reproductive medicine also deals with issues related to contraception (birth control), and certain sexual problems.

10 points
PD Certificate
Rheumatology

Rheumatology (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Rheumatology is the branch of internal medicine that deals with a variety of conditions affecting connective tissues of the body, including joints, muscle, bone, the immune and vascular systems.

10 points
PD Certificate
Sexual Health services

Sexual Health & STDs (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Sexual health-related issues are wide-ranging and encompass sexual orientation and gender identity, sexual expression, relationships, and pleasure. This module will focus on Sexually Transmitted Infections.

10 points
PD Certificate

The Cardiovascular System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

The cardiovascular system is an important structure within the human body. Cardiovascular disease is one of Australia’s largest health problem and accounts for 1 in 4 of all deaths.

10 points

The Digestive System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

The digestive system consists of the gastrointestinal tracts and accessory organs of digestion include the liver, gallbladder, pancreas and salivary glands. The digestive system is important for transporting food, breaking down food, taking up nutrients from food and moving out waste products from our body.

10 points
PD Certificate
nervous system crash course

The Nervous System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

Neurology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. The nervous system is a complex, sophisticated system that regulates and coordinates body activities. Neurological disorders are disorders of the brain and nervous system, such as epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease and acquired brain injury. Almost one in six people worldwide have a neurological disorder (WHO 2006).

10 points
PD Certificate

The Organ Donation Process for Interpreters

5/5

$0.00

Explore the intricate world of organ and tissue donation with our specially crafted course for interpreters developed by Donate Life in collaboration with Conversations Education. Gain a deep understanding of the donation and transplantation processes in Australia, while delving into essential topics that equip you with the knowledge needed to navigate this critical aspect of healthcare.

10 points
PD Certificate

The Respiratory System (T&I in Healthcare Settings)

5/5

$35.00

The Respiratory System is an important system in our body for gas exchange. It contains a series of organs responsible for taking in oxygen and expelling carbon dioxide.

10 points
PD Certificate
Brand-New

Translating & Interpreting in Healthcare – Medical Terminology Bundle

5/5

$399.00

Buy in bulk and save when you purchase this Translating & Interpreting in Healthcare Settings - Medical Terminology Bundle comprising 9 Short Courses and 1 Full Course. All courses in this bundle are designed and delivered by Professor Ineke Crezee, author of the popular textbook Introduction to Healthcare for Interpreters and Translators (2013).

130 total points
PD Certificate

Translating & Interpreting in Healthcare Settings – Bundle

5/5

$599.00

There is no better way to establish competencies as a professional translator or interpreter in the healthcare sector than this bundle of on-demand courses. As the industry moves towards more nuanced and specialised testing of capabilities, you will find the skill developed in these courses immensely valuable, both in preparing for NAATI tests, and also for working within the healthcare sector. We consider this a useful bundle for practitioners regardless of their level of certification, and in fact recommend this for those practising below the “Certified Translator” or “Certified Interpreter” level, especially practitioners who are new to the industry, new to the country, or are providing services in an emerging language.

330 total points
PD Certificate
pediatric healthcare

Translating and Interpreting for Children’s Health

5/5

$49.00

Language professionals can now build specialised knowledge of paediatric healthcare (children’s health).This on-demand course bundle suits practitioners of all levels and abilities to upgrade their capabilities with content aimed at building skills and practical knowledge of health issues and procedures. We highly recommend these courses for professionals who are new to the healthcare industry or the profession.

20 total points
PD Certificate