Certificate III in Health Administration (HLT32912)

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Course Description

A Certificate III in Health Administration is suitable for students already working as medical receptionists, admissions clerk or wards clerks or individuals seeking roles in hospitals, community health centres or private practices. Students will gain skills important skills including understanding and applying medical terminology, following organisational infection prevention and control procedures as well as working with a diverse range of people.

Average Course Fee


Average Duration

12 months

Study Mode


Number of Providers

Nationallity Recognised Course

Suitable For

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

Administration and Management

Planning and coordination of people and resources.

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.

Problem Sensitivity

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


51.5% of people gained improved employment status after studying this course.

This course will help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Weekly Pay
Admissions Clerk$0.00
Health Administrative Worker$0.00

This course will help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Weekly Pay
Health HR Supervisor$0.00
Health Services Supervisor$0.00
Medical Records Team Leader$0.00
Senior Clinical Coder$0.00
Practice Manager$0.00

Government Funding

Each state provides its own Government funding initiatives. Here is a list of funding initiatives that are available for this course and details about what it involves and who is eligible.

NSW Funding - Smart and Skilled

Smart and Skilled is the funding program in NSW for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Smart and Skilled provides financial assistance to help people in NSW get the skills they need to find a job and advance their careers.



QLD Funding - Certificate III Guarantee

The Certificate 3 Guarantee is a subsidised training program for eligible students living in Queensland. The Queensland Government provides funding for a range of Certificate III qualifications as well as foundation skills training.



Course Providers

The following institutions provide this course. You can filter by their eligibility for state and loan programs:

NSW Smart and Skilled
QLD Certificate III Guarantee