Certificate II in Health Support Services (12)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Eagle Farm||No||Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers workers who provide support for the effective functioning of health services. These workers do not provide direct care assistance functions such as assisting other staff with the care of clients. This is an entry-level qualification and is suited to apprenticeship pathways.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively with others; Communicate and work effectively in health; Comply with infection control policies and procedures; Participate in WHS processes. Elective streams: Cleaning; Laundry; Food services; Grounds maintenance; General maintenance; Client support; Health administration; Stores; Transport.
About Help EnterprisesEstablished in 1968, Help Enterprises is a Registered Training Organisation located at seven different sites across Brisbane North, Redcliffe, Caboolture and Bribie Island. The provider offers courses from Certificate I to Diploma level, most of which can be funded for eligible jobseekers. Help Enterprises offers nationally-recognised training in horticulture, hospitality, engineering, automotive, construction, retail, asset maintenance, warehousing, business, aged care and disability services, training and education, and language, literacy and numeracy. Additional fee-for-service courses include construction industry white card, responsible service of alcohol, responsible service of gambling, forklift license training and food safety supervisor training. They also offer training to apprentices in automotive technologies and commercial cookery, and to trainees in aged care, disability services, business administration and management qualifications such as human resource, project and frontline management. Class sizes are kept small to ensure quality and flexibility of training and special-needs support. RTO code: 1653
Certificate IICourse code: HLT21212
- Flexible Delivery
- Full-time internal
- Part-time internal
12 units: 4 core; 8 elective
No minimum education
Students seeking a qualification targeted to a specific work area (such as cleaning or health administration) should select the required number of electives from the relevant group. A generic qualification may be obtained by selecting units of competency from across all elective groups.
Life after Study
Administrative assistants perform a range of administrative tasks in an organisation.
Cleaners clean schools, construction sites, commercial, industrial and domestic premises, industrial machinery and vehicles using portable cleaning equipment.
Handypersons repair and maintain their clients' homes or other workplaces, such as residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, or caravan parks and associated grounds.
Hospital administrators plan, direct and coordinate health and administrative services provided by hospitals, community health services, aged-care facilities, private healthcare facilities and other health service organisations.
Kitchen hands assist cooks and chefs in preparing and storing food, washing dishes and kitchen utensils, and cleaning work areas.
Laundry workers sort, check and stack items of clothing and linen, and load and unload washing and drying machines in laundries.