Core module (Online)
|Date||Currently open | This module is ONLY available if you are planning to undertake an Online specialty module.
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|Module fee||$964.85 (Inclusive of GST)|
|AMA5 Guide Required||
You will need a copy of the American Medical Association’s Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 5th Edition (AMA5). You will not need the AMA5 guides If you are planning to undertake the Visual system or the Psychiatry module.
You can buy a copy of the AMA5 guides from HERE
This training module provides an introduction to the NSW workers compensation guidelines for the evaluation of permanent impairment 4th edition (Guidelines) and how they are to be used when assessing impairment injury or disease in New South Wales.
This module is ONLY available if you are planning to undertake an Online specialty module. Completion of the Core module (Online) must occur prior to enrolling a speciality module.
If you are planning to undertake the Visual system training module you will need a copy of the American Medical Association’s Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 4th Edition (AMA4), not AMA5.
The AMA 5 guides are not required for training in Psychiatric and psychological impairment.
After registration and payment, you will be able to access the course material. The Core Module does not have a competency-based assessment. Participants are deemed competent by completing the Core Module Online.
Please be reminded that the completion of this module, or any other module of the NSW workers compensation permanent impairment assessment training program, does not automatically guarantee the possibility to perform permanent impairment assessment. You will need to apply to SIRA to be listed as a trained assessor of permanent impairment after successful completion.
For information about how to apply to be listed on the SIRA Workers Compensation website, please click HERE