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Tympanometry

Designed to provide skills and knowledge for a range of health professionals and others working within Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health.

Course in Tympanometry

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20 hours study
CPD hours

As a general guide, one hour of active learning equates to one hour of CPD. It is the responsibility of the individual student to calculate how many hours of active learning have been completed. The hours of active learning estimated above should act as a guide to CPD hours.

Units of competency

TYMPTY001
Perform Tympanometry

Course delivery

  • One day face-to-face workshop
  • In-class activities assessed by a qualified assessor
  • Mandatory third party observed workplace activity
  • Online assessment completed via BenchmarqueIQ

Entry requirements

The course is available to students who have attended the Otitis Media Management Program workshop or The Course in Ear and Hearing Health.

Student numbers

Groups are capped at 16 students to promote an optimal learning environment.

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Available workshop locations

The Course in Tympanometry requires you to complete a 1 day face-to-face workshop. Below are the current available workshop dates. If you see a workshop date that suits you, click 'Enrol Now'. The 'Enrol Now' button will take you to BenchmarqueIQ, our online learning and assessment platform. Simply log in using your existing details or create a new account, and then follow the prompts to enrol. 

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BENTLEY WA
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Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley
22 October 20198:45AM - 4:30PM
BUNBURY WA
Mercure Sanctuary Golf Resort, Bunbury
24 October 20198:30AM - 4:30PM
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Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort, Cairns
01 November 20198:45AM - 4:30PM
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Course overview

Course in Tympanometry is designed to provide skills and knowledge for a range of health professionals and others working within Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health to undertake tympanometric screening and tympanometry. 

The course is supported by funding from the Australian Government Department of Health under the Ear and Hearing Health Assessment Project.

Course outline

Using the ‘Recommendations for Clinical Care Guidelines on the Management of Otitis Media in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Populations’* as its foundation, the course enables students to provide client-centred education, health promotion and the provision of basic care and advice in relation to the management of otitis media.

Please note: Students must have attended either the Otitis Media Management Program or the Course in Ear and Hearing Health prior to attending the workshop.

* Darwin Otitis Guidelines Group 2010. Recommendations for clinical care guidelines on the management of otitis media in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations: updated 2010. Prepared in collaboration with the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Otitis Media Technical Advisory Group for the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Learning outcomes

Upon the successful completion of the program, students should have the skills and knowledge to enable them to:

  • perform a tympanometric screening
  • understand the results
  • recognise abnormalities
  • recognise the need to refer to medical staff or specialist
  • give the patient a comprehensive explanation of the examination findings
  • document the examination findings and outcome in the patient’s history.
Delivery
  • One day face-to-face workshop
  • In-class activities assessed by a qualified assessor
  • Mandatory third party observed workplace activity
  • Online assessment completed via BenchmarqueIQ
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A simplified learning journey with BenchmarqueIQ

We are paving the way for innovative and easy online learning through our bespoke online course and assessment platform, BenchmarqueIQ. This online platform represents an intuitive end-to-end solution for managing a student’s learning journey from enrolment to completion. 

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Study anywhere, at anytime and on any device
Live student console tracks progress, enrolments and waitlists

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Continuing Professional Development (CPD)?

Continuing professional development is the means by which members of the clinical profession maintain, improve and broaden their knowledge, expertise and competence, and develop the personal and professional qualities required throughout their professional lives.

The CPD cycle involves reviewing practice, identifying learning needs, planning and participating in relevant learning activities, and reflecting on the value of those activities.

How many CPD hours will I achieve for completing this Program?

As a general guide, one hour of active learning equates to one hour of CPD. It is the responsibility of the individual student to calculate how many hours of active learning have been completed. The hours of active learning estimated above should act as a guide to CPD hours.

For all other health professionals completing this program, your continuing professional development (CPD) requirements may vary and it is important to remember that it is your responsibility to maintain and register CPD with your professional body. In many instances, your regulatory authority will recognise hours of learning as stated above.

How long do I have to complete the assessment?

12 months. The time is calculated from when a student is provided with online access to their assessment. Within the BenchmarqueIQ platform, students will be provided an initial 6 months to complete and submit all required assessment activities. Friendly email reminders will be sent to students to ensure an assessment is completed on time. At the completion of the 6 month period, students can request up to a maximum of 2 extensions, each extension being for a period of 90 days. If requesting a second extension, the request must be in writing.

What if I cannot complete the assessment in the allocated time?

If the entire 12 month period expires and a final assessment has not been submitted, The Benchmarque Group reserves the right to deem the assessment Not Competent and remove the student from the program.

How many times can I submit my assessment?

If you are deemed Not Yet Competent on your first and second assessment submissions, feedback will be provided. It is very important that you read all the feedback provided. The Assessor will have identified any areas where additional evidence is required or any questions that need to be reviewed and resubmitted. If, after 3 unsuccessful submissions, you are unable to demonstrate competency on your assessment, your assessment will be deemed Not Competent. Feedback will be provided to you and what the possible following steps and outcomes are.

What do I receive at the completion of the Program?

At the completion of the program, successful students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the Course in Tympanometry (Course Code 10637NAT). A Statement of Attainment is issued when an individual has completed one or more accredited units.

Who is providing funding for these programs?

The federal Department of Health is currently funding the delivery. The cost of your registration is being fully funded by the Department of Health under the Ear and Hearing Health Project.

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