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.

02/2021 05/2021
08/2021 11/2021
 
Victoria – 341 Queen Street Melbourne VIC 3000
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: $5,800 AUD (includes 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.

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information before enrolling.

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
Group A electives – OPERATING THEATRE TECHNICIAN specialisation 
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
Group B electives – ASSISTING IN NURSING WORK IN ACUTE CARE specialisation
CHCCCS002 Assist with movement
CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
CHCCCS026 Transport individuals
HLTAIN001 Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment
HLTAIN002 Provide non-client contact support in an acute care environment
  Other electives 
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAOD001 Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
CHCAOD002 Work with clients who are intoxicated
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCCCS010 Maintain a high standard of service
CHCCCS012 Prepare and maintain beds
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
CHCSET001 Work with forced migrants
CHCSOH001 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
HLTAHA025 Contribute to client flow and client information management in medical imaging
HLTAHA026 Support the medical imaging professional
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTAMB014 Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions
HLTFSE001 Follow basic food safety practices
HLTFSE002 Provide ward or unit based food preparation and distribution services
HLTFSE003 Perform kitchenware washing
HLTFSE004 Serve cafeteria customers
HLTFSE005 Apply and monitor food safety requirements
HLTFSE006 Prepare foods suitable for a range of client groups
HLTFSE007 Oversee the day-to-day implementation of food safety in the workplace
HLTFSE008 Conduct internal food safety audits
HLTFSE009 Apply cook-freeze and reheating processes
HLTHSS003 Perform general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting
HLTHSS004 Handle and move equipment, goods and mail
HLTHSS007 Handle medical gases safely
HLTOHC004 Provide or assist with oral hygiene
HLTSTE001 Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices
SITXFSA202 Transport and store food
SITXFSA401 Develop and implement a food safety program
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
CPPCLO4022A Organise and monitor cleaning operations

Course Fees

$5,800 AUD (includes 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

$5,800 AUD (includes 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.

02/2021 05/2021
08/2021 11/2021
 

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: $5,800 AUD (includes 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.

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information before enrolling.

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
Group A electives – OPERATING THEATRE TECHNICIAN specialisation 
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
Group B electives – ASSISTING IN NURSING WORK IN ACUTE CARE specialisation
CHCCCS002 Assist with movement
CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
CHCCCS026 Transport individuals
HLTAIN001 Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment
HLTAIN002 Provide non-client contact support in an acute care environment
  Other electives 
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAOD001 Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
CHCAOD002 Work with clients who are intoxicated
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCCCS010 Maintain a high standard of service
CHCCCS012 Prepare and maintain beds
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
CHCSET001 Work with forced migrants
CHCSOH001 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
HLTAHA025 Contribute to client flow and client information management in medical imaging
HLTAHA026 Support the medical imaging professional
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTAMB014 Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions
HLTFSE001 Follow basic food safety practices
HLTFSE002 Provide ward or unit based food preparation and distribution services
HLTFSE003 Perform kitchenware washing
HLTFSE004 Serve cafeteria customers
HLTFSE005 Apply and monitor food safety requirements
HLTFSE006 Prepare foods suitable for a range of client groups
HLTFSE007 Oversee the day-to-day implementation of food safety in the workplace
HLTFSE008 Conduct internal food safety audits
HLTFSE009 Apply cook-freeze and reheating processes
HLTHSS003 Perform general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting
HLTHSS004 Handle and move equipment, goods and mail
HLTHSS007 Handle medical gases safely
HLTOHC004 Provide or assist with oral hygiene
HLTSTE001 Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices
SITXFSA202 Transport and store food
SITXFSA401 Develop and implement a food safety program
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
CPPCLO4022A Organise and monitor cleaning operations

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