HLT33115 – Certificate III in Health Services Assistance – 104582H

HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
COURSE CODE : HLT33115 | CRICOS CODE : 104582H

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is a nationally recognised qualification and could enable you to find entry-level work as an assistant in nursing or nursing support worker.

As a nursing assistant you’ll provide assistance to clients according to their care plan and under the supervision of a health professional. You’ll learn how to perform patient observations, how to work effectively with culturally diverse clients and how to use medical terminology. After completing this course you could work in aged care facilities, hospitals, clinics, private medical practices and home and community care services.

You’ll learn to ensure quality of care, safety, infection control, empathy and respect. You’ll also develop practical skills in patient care and movement, transport, bed making, clinical cleaning and food service.

You’ll be ready to provide a range of assistance to professional staff for the care of patients or clients. You’ll have the communication skills and technical and procedural knowledge to work in areas such as:

  • health services
  • patient support
  • food services
  • patient transport.

COURSE DETAILS

After successfully completing the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, students may apply for the:

  • HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Operating theatre technician)
  • HLT47715 Certificate IV in Medial Practice Assisting
  • HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

Note: While ACFE may not offer all the qualifications indicated within the pathway, we identify relevant progression that may be attained.

This qualification is delivered to the local and international students over total of 40 weeks each within the stated delivery timeframe. Face to Face delivery with student participation in the demonstration of job role tasks.

Sydney
 2021        2022
12/7/21        24/1/22
16/8/21        7/3/22
4/10/21        18/4/22
15/11/21        23/5/22
       11/7/22
       15/8/22
Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000

Sydney Campus
Level 1, 37 George Street,
Parramatta NSW 2150

Graduates of this course go on to work as:
  • nursing assistant
  • nursing support worker
  • operating theatre technician
  • patient service assistant (PSA)
  • ward assistant
  • patient support assistant
  • wards person
  • patient care assistant
  • ward support.
  • orderly
 
  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, ACFE accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

  • International Students: $8,500 AUD (Includes Placement, Materials & Administration Fee)
  • Fees are subject to changes
This qualification requires the successful completion of 15 units of competency: 7 Core units and 8 Electives.
Core units – 7
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
Elective units – 8
CHCCCS002 Assist with movement
HLTAIN001 Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTFSE001 Follow basic food safety practices
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

Course Fees

$8,500 AUD (Includes Placement, Materials & Administration Fee)

Intakes

2021
February, May, August, November

Mode of Study

Face to Face
Blended / Online learning

Duration

40 weeks

HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
COURSE CODE : HLT33115 | CRICOS CODE : 104582H

Course Fees

$8,500 AUD (Includes Placement, Materials & Administration Fee)

Intakes

2021
February, May, August, November

Mode of Study

Face to Face
Blended / Online learning

Duration

40 weeks

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is a nationally recognised qualification and could enable you to find entry-level work as an assistant in nursing or nursing support worker.

As a nursing assistant you’ll provide assistance to clients according to their care plan and under the supervision of a health professional. You’ll learn how to perform patient observations, how to work effectively with culturally diverse clients and how to use medical terminology. After completing this course you could work in aged care facilities, hospitals, clinics, private medical practices and home and community care services.

You’ll learn to ensure quality of care, safety, infection control, empathy and respect. You’ll also develop practical skills in patient care and movement, transport, bed making, clinical cleaning and food service.

You’ll be ready to provide a range of assistance to professional staff for the care of patients or clients. You’ll have the communication skills and technical and procedural knowledge to work in areas such as:

  • health services
  • patient support
  • food services
  • patient transport.

COURSE DETAILS

After successfully completing the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, students may apply for the:

  • HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Operating theatre technician)
  • HLT47715 Certificate IV in Medial Practice Assisting
  • HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

Note: While ACFE may not offer all the qualifications indicated within the pathway, we identify relevant progression that may be attained.

This qualification is delivered to the local and international students over total of 40 weeks each within the stated delivery timeframe. Face to Face delivery with student participation in the demonstration of job role tasks.

Sydney
2021 2022
12/7/21 24/1/22
16/8/21 7/3/22
4/10/21 18/4/22
15/11/21 23/5/22
11/7/22
15/8/22

Victoria – 341 Queen Street Melbourne VIC 3000

New South Wales – 37 George St Parramatta NSW 2150

Graduates of this course go on to work as:
  • nursing assistant
  • nursing support worker
  • operating theatre technician
  • patient service assistant (PSA)
  • ward assistant
  • patient support assistant
  • wards person
  • patient care assistant
  • ward support.
  • orderly
 
  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, ACFE accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

  • International Students: $8,500 AUD (Includes Placement, Materials & Administration Fee)
  • Fees are subject to changes
This qualification requires the successful completion of 15 units of competency: 7 Core units and 8 Electives.
Core units – 7
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
Elective units – 8
CHCCCS002 Assist with movement
HLTAIN001 Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTFSE001 Follow basic food safety practices
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

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