Certificate III in Pathology Collection

Adept Training

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It reflects the role of pathology collectors. Workers in this role follow known routines and procedures, taking responsibility for their own work under general supervision. They combine communication, customer service and technical skills, and use discretion and judgment to adapt and transfer their skills to different situations. To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 35 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

Course Fee:

Australian: $2,500

Entry Requirements:

Entry requirements may vary among providers.


14 units: 9 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; Identify and respond to clinical risks in pathology collection; Perform venous blood collections; Collect pathology specimens other than blood; Participate in workplace health and safety; plus more. Electives: Recognise healthy body systems; Perform holter monitoring; Take clinical measurements; Measure spirometry; plus more.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Harris Park No info No 12 weeks
Harris Park No info No Full time 12 weeks
Harris Park No info No 12 weeks
Established in 2002, Adept Training is a Registered Training Organisation delivering specialised education for the pathology, medical and healthcare sectors. Adept Training provides customised education to organisations throughout Australia.

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