Rural Sexual Assault Care - Expanded
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR JULY 1ST, 2023 INTAKE!
The Rural Sexual Assault Care - Expanded Micro-credential prepares rural medical professionals to provide comprehensive, trauma informed care to survivors of recent sexual assault. The micro-credential is built upon the Enhanced Emergency Sexual Assault Services (EESAS) program developed by Dr. Carter-Snell. It focusses on the role and responsibility of healthcare professionals in assessment, intervention, evidence collection, and court testimony.
A course outline of the program can be found here.
Open to Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Midwives, Paramedics and Physicians.
Asynchronous online, where you have the support of a course tutor to be successful.
- 11 hours of self-paced learning material
- 90 days for completion
Tuition bursaries are available for eligible learners. Please download and complete the Rural Sexual Assault Care - Expanded application form.
- Access to a computer and a stable internet connection.
- Are required to complete all self-study modules and assessments.
- Assessments include quizzes and two video case simulations.
- Must achieve 80% or greater to move onto the next module. Multiple attempts permitted.
No refunds or withdrawals are permitted for micro-credential courses.
Micro-credential courses are not eligible for an extension. If you do not complete the course content within your registration timeframe, you will have to re-register and pay for the full tuition again.
This project was made possible through funding from Alberta Culture.
How to Apply
Please download and complete the Rural Sexual Assault Care - Expanded application form, and submit it with all required documentation to email@example.com.