HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

Program Details:

Qualification Code & Name: HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

Qualification Description:

This qualification reflects the role of a variety of workers who use a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge to provide assistance to health professional staff for the care of clients. Health services assistance involves the worker in direct client contact under supervision.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Qualification Requirements: Total number of units = 15

• 7 core units, plus
• 8 elective units

Delivery Mode/s:

Zoom online-based face to Face blended learning -online (Moodle) Check the timetable with student services.

Units of Competency:

Core Units:

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

HLTINF006 Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control

HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development

Elective Units

HLTTHE001 Handle and care for operating theatre equipment

HLTTHE002 Assist with preparation of clients for operative procedures

HLTTHE003 Provide intra-operative equipment and technical support

CHCCCS002 Assist with movement

CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

CHCCCS026 Transport individuals

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

Entry Requirements: No entry requirements for this qualification.


Career Opportunities:

Hospital Attendant

Allied Health Assistant

Patient Services Assistant

Ward Assistant

Nursing Assistant

Patient Care Assistant

Operating Theatre Technician

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