Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00219C

This qualification reflects the role of allied health assistants who provide assistance to allied health professionals under pre-determined guidelines. Depending on the setting, work may include following treatment plans therapeutic interventions and / or conducting programs under the regular direct, indirect or remote supervision of an allied health professional.


  • 11 units: 8 core
  • 3 electives


  • Core: Maintain a high standard of service
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Work with diverse people
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Assist with an allied health program
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Participate in workplace health and safety
  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately. Electives: Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
  • Work with forced migrants
  • Process reusable medical devices and equipment
  • Promote innovation in a team environment
  • Maintain patient records.

Standard entry requirements

No minimum education

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
CQUniversity Melbourne No information available Yes No information available

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