• Course Code
  • HLT33015
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Duration
  • 6 Months
  • Starting Date
  • February and July 2019
  • Location
  • Morwell
Print as PDF

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of allied health assistants who provide assistance to allied health professionals under predetermined guidelines.

Depending on the setting, work may include following treatment plans for therapeutic interventions and/or conducting programs under the regular direct, indirect or remote supervision of an allied health professional.

This course is delivered with a combination of online and on campus workshops.

Times

Monday 9:00am to 3:00pm, Tuesday 9:00am to 3:00pm and Wednesday flexi day

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance.

Career Opportunities

  • Therapy Assistant
  • Physiotherapy assistant
  • Allied health assistant

Opportunities for Further Study

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Mandatory entry requirements

  • Working with Children's card
  • Police check
  • 18 years and over

Recommended entry requirements

  • Working with Children's card
  • Police check
  • Influenza vaccination in peak flu season

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Participants will need access to a computer and an internet connection

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

120 hours of placement
Placement is arranged by: Institute

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit Core

Unit Description

HLTHPS001

Take clinical measurements

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

CHCCCS006

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTAHA001

Assist with an allied health program

HLTAAP001

Recognise healthy body systems

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCCOM005

Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCCCS010

Maintain a high standard of service

BSBMED301

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

Assessment

Case studies, short answer questions, practical demonstrations, problem solving, journals, reports, oral presentations.

Enquire Online!

Provide your details below and we’ll be in contact soon! Or Call 1300 133 717 to speak to a team member.