HLT31215 Certificate III in Basic Health Care

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Course description

The HLT31215 Certificate III in Basic Health Care is for workplace first aiders, ambulance drivers, and medical responders who need the skills to deliver emergency first aid — or transport patients to hospital. Through hands-on training you will learn advanced first aid and CPR, basic medical terminology, critical infection controls, basic clinical care, and healthcare support. The course also covers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander sensitivities and critical communication skills. Enquire now for the list of study units, elective choices and upcoming enrolment dates.

This course is recognised by the Australian Defence Forces (ADF).

Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Australian Defence Force Worker$960 weekly pay
First AiderNot available
Health Care Worker$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Enrolled Nurse$1,150 weekly pay
Aged Care Nurse$1,050 weekly pay
Mental Health Nurse$1,050 weekly pay
Sterilisation Technician$1,050 weekly pay
Operating Theatre Technician$1,150 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the HLT31215 Certificate III in Basic Health Care such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments 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. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of 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.

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