Communicating with Influence in Health Care

The most important element in effectively managing and leadership is good communication. Effective communication is all about conveying your messages to other people clearly and unambiguously. It is also about receiving information that others are sending to you, with as little distortion as possible. This online Short Course explores barriers to communication, the importance of active listening and how to improve your messages.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
10 hours
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider

What will I learn?

  1. Identify and overcome barriers to effective communication
  2. Minimize miscommunication and communication breakdown
  3. Recognise effective listening skills and message transmission


Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.