Courses and programs

Safety and Quality for Medical Officers


Welcome to the eLearning module Safety and Quality for Medical Officers.

This module outlines responsibilities covered by NSW Health policy and National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.

This module is part of Medical Officers Mandatory Training Learning Pathway.

A certificate is issued on completion.


Upon completing this module you will be able to:

  • Identify the relevance and importance of safety, quality and governance as part of your work practices.
  • Differentiate the responsibilities of clinical and non-clinical roles in promoting teamwork to improve safety and quality.
  • Recognise teamwork and training as key opportunities in addressing safety and quality.


This course is applicable for all Senior Medical Officers, Junior Medical Officers and may qualify for up to 0.4 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.