HLT33015 – Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

This nationally recognised training qualification in allied health enables students to work in entry-level positions across a wide range of positions in the health sector.

COURSE OUTLINE – HLT33015 – Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

These allied health careers will require students to be responsible for providing patient care and encouraging patients to complete specific treatment plans related to injury, illness or disability-related physical issues. This qualification reflects the role of allied health assistants who provide assistance to allied health professionals under predetermined guidelines.  Depending on the setting, work may include following treatment plans for therapeutic interventions and/or conducting programs under the regular direct, indirect or remote supervision of an allied health professional.

Allied health course graduates are required in a range of different health industry settings, including hospitals, medical practices, schools and community health centres, assisted living centres,  community-based assistance for people living in their homes, Potential career pathways are:

  • Allied health assistant – Allied health assistants provide assistance to and work under the supervision of, a team or group of allied health professional staff.
  • Physiotherapy assistant – Physiotherapy assistant provide assistance to and work under the supervision of, a team or group of professional physiotherapy staff.
  • Podiatry Assistant – Podiatry assistants provide assistance to and work under the supervision of, a team or group of professional podiatry staff.
  • Speech pathology assistant – Speech pathology assistant provide assistance to and work under the supervision of, a team or group of professional speech pathology staff.
  • Therapy Assistant – Therapy Assistants provide assistance to a team or group of allied health professional staff. They operate under direct supervision and do not conduct programs or therapeutic interventions.

This nationally recognised training qualification in allied health enables students to work in entry-level positions across a wide range of positions in the health sector such as Patient Care Assistant, Nursing Assistant (including in aged care and disability support), and more.  These allied health careers will require students to be responsible for providing patient care and encouraging patients to complete specific treatment plans related to injury, illness or disability-related physical issues.

COURSE DELIVERY:
  • To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 80 hours of work placement. Your Work Placement is coordinated by the College.
  • You will also be required to undertake a National Police Check and a Working With Children Check.
  • Classes for the October 2017 Course will be run over three full days per week (9:30 am – 3:00 pm).  There is the expectation that on top of the face-to-face time and work placement requirements, that students commit at least another 8 hours of study time to assist with the completion of your theory component of the course.
Place:
  • Batemans Bay, Ulladulla
Fee:
  • Funded places are available which may entitle you to a fee-free scholarship or subsidy, please contact the College to determine your eligibility.
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

USI NOTE: As of 1 January 2015 you will need a USI (Unique Student Identifier) to complete this course. For more information please call our office on 44729202 or visit our USI page.

If you have any questions or require any clarification please contact the College on 4472  9202 or register below.

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