KOI RESPONSE TO COVID-19

KOI RESPONSE TO COVID-19

WHAT WE HAVE DONE

  • Moved temporarily to online learning delivery with live interactive lectures and tutorials
  • Provided student support and counselling services using zoom meetings
  • Suspended or cancelled all inessential on-campus events, gatherings and activities
  • Reduced operating hours for the onsite library services with limited student numbers at any one time in place
  • Adhered to and promoted social distancing principles (Physical distancing for coronavirus)
  • Ceased all international and domestic work-related travel for staff until further notice.
  • Increased onsite cleaning
  • Introduced mandatory temperature checks across all 3 KOI locations
  • Promoted good hygiene using Government advice
  • Introduced a QR code for contact tracing in each location
  • Installed contact less hand sanitizing stations in all 3 KOI locations
  • Installed protection screen for frontline staff at the reception and library
  • Continued KOI services and functions by supporting staff to work remotely
  • Conducted a virtual graduation (19th Graduation)

WHAT WE ARE DOING

  • Launched online enrolment from Trimester 2 2020
  • Offered COVID-19 Student Financial Support Package (extended payment plan) to provide financial assistance to students in need to continue studies in Trimester 2 2020.
  • Face to face orientations abiding by the social distancing principles as well as online orientations for students currently onshore and offshore
  • Responding swiftly to Government advice and directions as required
  • Keeping the KOI community informed of important developments
  • Weekly Senior Executive Group (SEG) meeting are held to discuss any potential scenarios and impacts to ensure the safety of our students and staff
  • Providing support and counselling services where needed to students who are impacted by coronavirus
  • KOI is registered as a COVID Safe business – NSW Government QR code in use at all three locations
  • Personalised email support and a WhatsApp Group response team for any online learning support for offshore students

WHAT WE WANT YOU TO DO

  • Engage fully in Online Classes, ask for help if you are unable to connect to online classes by emailing to [email protected]
  • Send suggestions about help that you need or improvements you would like to [email protected]
  • Continue to follow good hygiene practices and follow social distancing principles
  • Keep up to date with information from Australian Government Department of Health
  • If you are on-campus, follow the COVID-19 rule by getting temperature tested and completing the contact tracing form using the QR code on each premises
  • If you are feeling unwell seek medical advice and let staff in KOI Reception (if you’re a student) or your manager (if you’re staff) know
  • If you were on campus and have been tested or tested positive for coronavirus or have had direct contact with someone who has a confirmed case of coronavirus, please email your details to [email protected]
  • Most importantly, stay safe and stay connected virtually, reach out if you need help KOI Student support Services Directory

NSW Government –  Study NSW Update

Australia Government Update

  • Covid 19 Vaccination for International Students – Click here

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update