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Understanding and Preventing Vicarious Trauma: Micro-Course

About this course

This 10 to 15-minute micro-course gives you free access to a sample of our longer 'Navigating Vicarious Trauma’ self-paced course 

You’ll learn about one of the core concept of the comprehensive self-paced course; understanding how vicarious trauma can manifest for yourself and your colleagues and how to look for signs of stress and burnout.  

After completing this micro-course you’ll receive the following course completion awards: 

  • A certificate of completion for your records 
  • A digital micro-credential badge. 

The digital micro-credential badge can be displayed on your LinkedIn profile, resume, CV or email signature, to share your accomplishment with colleagues and professional networks. 


Ideal for

This free micro-course is ideal for employees and clinicians considering registering for our comprehensive 'Navigating Vicarious Trauma' self-paced course and wishing to explore a sample. It suits staff from all sectors who may work with or support clients who are experiencing challenging circumstances.


Accessing this course

When you register: 

  • you'll be taken to our payment gateway to complete your registration 
  • a new account will be automatically created for you in our Learning Management System (Moodle). This will be your online learning hub, where you can access this course and all our upcoming training and professional development programs. If you have joined one of our events before, you should already have an account.  
  • if you have forgotten your username or password, you can reset these on the Moodle log in page


Contact us

Training and Development Team
Phone: (03) 8573 2222
Email: [email protected] 


This free micro-course is available anytime.

Free of charge
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