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CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set

Practice Compliance

The dynamic landscape of healthcare requires more than just competence – it demands a deep understanding of practice compliance and risk management. Our nationally accredited online course will enhance your knowledge of Managing Risk, Handling Legal and Ethical Compliance, and Managing Work Health and Safety.

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3 Modules

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Course Overview

Course Highlights

Flexible, Online Learning

Dedicated Student Support Team

Fully Qualified Course Trainers

Enhanced Employability & Career Opportunities

Certificate of Completion & Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment

Gain essential expertise in risk management through our CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set. Our comprehensive online program covers three key units: 

  • CHCLEG003
  • HLTWHS004
  • BSBRSK501

These units teach you how to confidently research compliance and ethical responsibilities, implement work health and safety protocols, proficiently handle business risks, create effective practice policies, and ensure seamless communication of procedures.

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Quick Facts


Part time 6 months
Full time 3 months
(finish earlier if you wish)


Online with 24/7 access to your course

Fees & Funding

Interest-free payment plans available.
Payment via credit card, debit card or bank transfer accepted.
No funding applies to this course.

Start Date

Any time!

Course Outcomes

What you’ll learn

Through a mix of theory and practical CHCLEG003, HLTWHS004, BSBRSK501 course work activities, you will become fluent in:

What you’ll earn

This course offers valuable benefits to employees in various health administration positions, which encompass: You will also receive a certificate of completion and a statement of attainment upon successful completion of this course.

Legal and ethical principles in healthcare.

Resolving ethical dilemmas in healthcare settings.

Developing risk management plans and strategies.

Developing and implementing safety procedures.

Implementing risk mitigation measures.

Medical practices (GP clinics)


Specialist practices

Allied health practices (physiotherapy, podiatry and many more).

Course Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

MAT is committed to providing every enrolled student with the support they need to succeed in their studies. To ensure this, it is necessary for students to have a strong grasp of computer basics and to meet the appropriate proficiency levels in reading, writing, oral communication, and numeracy as outlined in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) for their chosen course. Click here.

All applicants 16 years and over are welcome.

Course structure & fees

This Nationally Recognised course consists of 3 units of competency .

Management at a strategic level requires systems and procedures to be developed and implemented to facilitate the organisation’s operational plan. WHS and infection prevention and control policies, procedures and compliance are the focus of most medical practices.

This module provides the skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and evaluate work health and safety (WHS) policies, procedures and programs.

For this module, the unit you will complete is:

  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

Compliance and ethics are not just a legal requirement in healthcare; they are also critical components to safe and quality patient care.

This module covers the skills and knowledge required to research information about compliance and ethical practice responsibilities, and then develop and monitor policies and procedures to meet those responsibilities.

For this module, the unit you will complete is:

  • CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance

There is a myriad of risks that a General Practice face day to day and risk management is a crucial part of good practice management.

This subject provides the skills and knowledge required to establish risk context, identify and analyse risks and implement the appropriate treatments.

For this module, the unit you will complete is:

  • BSBRSK501 Manage risk

At MAT, our course assessment is designed around competency, alleviating any concerns about pass or fail outcomes. Our experienced trainers employ diverse evaluation methods to gauge your risk management proficiency. These methods include:

Q&As – Crafting written responses to hypothetical scenarios and knowledge checks.

Product-based assessment – Crafting documents like letters and reports employing appropriate terminology.

Recorded communication tasks – Demonstrating your abilities through simulated conversations.

MAT extends three attempts for each assessment, ensuring ample chances for success. Our dedicated trainers are committed to supporting you throughout your learning journey, offering comprehensive written feedback to help your success.

All students are allocated up to 6 months to complete their course. However, you can complete the work sooner if you wish.

As an online study program, our flexible platform allows you to access fully accredited course material from any location anytime. You can conveniently participate in and complete coursework using a desktop computer or laptop. To access your course content, please ensure you have the following:

  • An up-to-date browser, such as Chrome or Firefox
  • Access to Microsoft Office
  • A reliable internet connection
  • Functional audio capabilities (microphone) on your desktop or laptop device.

You can apply for RPL and Credit Transfers at the time of enrolment or during the course. Please refer to our student handbook for further information.

Total Course Costs: $1150

Payments can be made in full on registration by EFT, Credit card or bank transfer.

Interest-free payment plans are also available, where you pay $50 on enrolment (non-refundable enrolment & administration fee) plus 20 x weekly payments of $55. Please find more payment plan information here.

This course fee is made up of:
Non-Refundable Enrolment Fee:           $50
Course Unit Fee (x 3 Units):                  $366.67

  TOTAL COURSE FEE PAYABLE:             $1150

Of course! We provide comprehensive and fully accredited training in Health Administration, ranging from Certificate III up to Diploma level qualifications. 

Additionally, we offer a range of industry-specific short courses. As a token of our appreciation, all our successful students are eligible for exclusive discounts on our courses (excluding funded courses).

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