Health Professional Workshops

Telehealth for Clinical Practice Training Modules - For UQ/UNISQ/DDH & SWHHS Health Professionals ONLY

Start: 9:30 AM 9 August 2023
Finish: 5:00 PM 18 August 2023
Location: Southern Queensland Rural Health
Mode: Online

SQRH and the University of Queensland are offering training modules for health professionals wanting to enhance their skills in delivering clinical practice via telehealth. These resources have been developed by the University of Queensland's Centre for Research Excellence in Telehealth and Centre for Online Health.

Eligibility for free access to these modules is only available to staff from UQ, University of Southern Queensland (UniSQ), Darling Downs Health (DDH) and South West Hospital and Health Service (SWHHS).


The training is comprised of 6 modules: 5 online modules, along with a compulsory practicum to attend on completion of the online modules.

1. Fundamentals of Telehealth

2. Telehealth technology

3. Service development and implementation

4. Service delivery:

  • Nursing
  • Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Audiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Speech Pathology
  • Dentistry

5. Evaluation of Telehealth services

6. Compulsory 3 hour practicuum

The modules will be released online from Tuesday, 22ndAugust 2023.

There is a compulsory practicumm to attend to complete the training. There are two dates to select from:

  • Wednesday, 18th October 2023 from 1:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday, 19th October 2023 from 9:00 am- 12:00pm


The practicuum can be attended either face to face or via Zoom. Please select your preferred date and mode of delivery in the registeration. There are limited spaces for each practicuum and preferred time/day cannot be guaranteed.

A Certificate of Completion will be provided on completion of both the modules and practicumm.

To register please follow this link - Telehealth for Clinical Practice Training Modules - Health Professionals