Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

Developing Personnel Training & Consultancy

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers workers in a range of work roles who use a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge to provide assistance to health professional staff for the care of clients. Health services assistance involves the worker in direct client contact under supervision.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Pre-requisite units apply to some electives.

Structure:

15 units: 7 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Communicate and work in health or community services; Work with diverse people; Recognise healthy body systems; Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; Participate in workplace health and safety; plus more. Electives: Handle and care for operating theatre equipment; Assist with preparation of clients for operative procedures; Provide intra-operative equipment and technical support; Assist with movement; Respond effectively to behaviours of concern; Transport individuals; Provide non-client contact support in an acute care environment; Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Operating theatre technician); Certificate III in Health Services Assistance(Assisting in nursing work in acute care)

Further information:

Minimum work requirement of 80 hours applies.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bowen Hills No info No
Bowen Hills No info No Full time
Bowen Hills No info No Part time
Burleigh Waters No info No Online
Burleigh Waters No info No
Burleigh Waters No info No
Burleigh Waters No info No Part time
Established in 2009, Developing Personnel Training & Consultancy is a Registered Training Organisation based on the Sunshine Coast, delivering face to face courses QLD and Nationally Online. DP Training offers courses for the business, community services and health sectors. Qualifications are offered from a Certificate III to a Diploma level in addition to short courses and professional development workshops. With flexible training delivery options including e-learning, face to face classroom, on-site, correspondence delivery and group training workshops are available.

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