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HLT33015

Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

A Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance will help you working in roles alongside Allied Health Professionals like Podiatrists, Physiotherapists, Medical Imaging Technicians or Occupational Therapists. You will gain skills in recognising healthy body systems, interpreting and applying medical terminology, understanding Allied Health Programs as well as infection prevention and control.

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Delivery mode:
Distance / On Campus / Online

Average duration:
12 months

Accreditation:
Nationally recognised training

Work Placement

Students will need to complete work placement supervised by qualified staff. Students will attain real-world understandings of the expectations and skills required to work in this field to prepare you for the workforce.

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Medicine and Dentistry

Diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities.

Problem Sensitivity

Notice when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong, even if you cannot solve the problem.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job Title
Average Salary
$1,050 weekly pay
$1,050 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job Title
Average Salary
$1,250 weekly pay
$1,050 weekly pay
$1,050 weekly pay
$1,340 weekly pay
$1,250 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Units of Competency

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
CHCCCS010 Maintain a high standard of service
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
TLIX4028 Apply knowledge of logistics
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Government Funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance HLT33015. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in. There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

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Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

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Foundation Education
Online
Australian College of Weight Management and Allied Health
Online
National College Australia
Online
Australian Institute of Flexible Learning
Online / On Campus