Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers workers who provide therapeutic and program-related support to allied health professionals. The worker is required to conduct therapeutic and program-related activities, identify client circumstances that need additional input, engaged to work in a specialty area or work generically across the organisation and supervising other allied health assistance workers.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

16 units: 7 core; 9 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Communicate and work in health or community services; Work with diverse people; Manage legal and ethical compliance; Recognise healthy body systems; Confirm physical health status; Follow safe work practices for direct client care; Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately. Elective streams: Deliver and monitor a client-specific physiotherapy program; Assist with basic foot hygiene; Assist with the development and maintenance of client functional status; Support the development of speech and communication skills; plus more.

Further information:

Applicants must possess Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication, and numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. Students who do not possess these skills to the level required will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the required skills.

Related Careers:

Dietary Aide, Therapy Aide,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
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Workplace Full time 10 months (2 days p
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Industry
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Lilydale
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Workplace Full time 7 months (3 days per wee
City
Box Hill
For more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.

Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.

Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.

Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.

All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.

International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.

Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.

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Provider CRICOS: 02411J

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