Amount of Training
Mode Of Delivery
You can complete this course on intensive mode in three to six months
The health sector is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in Australia.With the Certificate III in Health Service Assistance HLT33115 from IHNA Online, you may establish a fulfilling career providing medical care for hospital patients.
A robust basis for support roles in healthcare settings is provided by this course for healthcare assistants. Under the guidance of qualified medical experts, you will get experience working with patients.
This qualification has been structured with elective groups for specific work functions in assisting in nursing work in acute care. In addition, the qualification supports the multiskilling requirements of smaller and rural/remote work settings.
Our graduates find employment working in a range of residential and community settings such as:
An affordable way to learn from IHNA training experts
Communicate and work in health or community services
Work with diverse people
Recognise healthy body systems
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
Participate in workplace health and safety
Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
Organise personal work priorities and development
Assist with movement
Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
Follow basic food safety practices
Provide ward or unit based food preparation and distribution services
Prepare and maintain beds
Provide individualised support
Perform general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting
Total number of units for this course = 15
7 Core units
8 Elective units
However, there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, but applicants should demonstrate the ability to perform tasks as required by the health industry.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait islanders’ students are encouraged to apply.
16 years of age and above at the time of commencement of the course.
Satisfactory completion of studies in applicant’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 10 course is required for entry into this course.
Entry into this course requires IELTS band score of 5.5 or equivalent.
Students will undergo language, literacy, and numeracy (LLN) to identify Language, Literacy and Numeracy capabilities at the time of Orientation (prior to commencing the courses).
Mature age students (22+) will also be considered without the minimum education requirements. Each case will be reviewed individually to ascertain the capacity of the student to meet course requirements.
Student must possess basic computer skills which includes covering the most common usages of a computer, including managing computer files, word processing, using spreadsheets and databases; creating presentations; finding information and communicating using computers; and being aware of social and ethical implications of Internet use.
Graduates may progress to higher level qualifications within and/or across the health care sector