Certificate III in Pathology (12)
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|CIT Bruce||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers workers who undertake the collection of blood and other pathology specimens under supervision. It should be noted that this qualification does not cover collection of a range of specimens for specialised testing, collection of arterial blood gases or team leadership and training.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Contribute to effective workplace relationships; Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately; Apply first aid; Communicate and work effectively in health; Comply with infection control policies and procedures; Contribute to WHS processes. Elective: Operate efficiently within a pathology and specimen collection environment; Perform blood collection; Identify and respond to clinical risks associated with pathology specimen collection; Receive and prepare samples for testing; Prepare working solutions; plus more.
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Provider CRICOS: 00001K RTO code: 0101;HE
Certificate IIICourse code: HLT32612
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal
14 units: 6 core; 8 elective
No minimum education