Find out more about Certificate III in Health Services Assistance from Open Colleges
Please note that Open Colleges is a private institution and not a government TAFE organisation. Some private institutions offer the similar courses and Nationally Recognised Training, and some do not. Please ensure you verify this after enquiring.
Open Colleges is offering an online HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance course that prepares students to work with nurses and health professionals to help people recover and cope with illness and injury.
The course is designed with flexibility in mind and offers bite-sized learning materials that can be accessed on the go. Students can interact with fellow students and trainers/assessors through forums and email.
The course is a great pathway into further study in nursing or another health stream. The course is not suitable for students wishing to obtain employment as an Assistant in Nursing (AIN) in NSW and Western Australian hospital settings. Potential career outcomes include Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Assistant, and Ward Assistant.
Students will learn various skills such as effective communication, general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting, and responding effectively to behaviors of concern. The course is delivered online with work placement and recognized nationally.
Upon completion of this course, you will be issued HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance by Integrated Care & Management Training Pty Ltd (Provider number: 90197)
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You will need to have completed year 10, or equivalent. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:
You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian or require guardian/parental consent.
Access to others
This course includes a requirement to record video and/ or audio roleplays. These will require participation by 1-2 other people sourced by you.
Students will be required to purchase the following:
You will need access to:
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|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|BSBMED301||Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately|
|HLTINF006||Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|HLTHSS003||Perform general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting|
|CHCCCS002||Assist with movement|
|HLTOHC004||Provide or assist with oral hygiene|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCCCS020||Respond effectively to behaviours of concern|
|CHCCCS012||Prepare and maintain beds|
|CHCCCS010||Maintain a high standard of service|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|BSBWOR301||Organise personal work priorities and development|
PLEASE NOTE – Open Colleges is a privately-run Registered Training Organisation (RTO), not government-run like a TAFE. Therefore, Open Colleges cannot offer government funding. Please check eligibility requirements before beginning an enrolment with Open Colleges.
Fees for this course depend on the payment method and any existing promotions available with Open Colleges.
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Open Colleges (RTO 90796) is an Australian education market leader with over 125 years of experience. Now an online learning market leader, Open Colleges focuses on supporting individuals to learn at their own pace.