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HLT43015

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy)

A Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy) HLT43015 is perfect for students who work in roles supporting allied health professionals. This qualification focuses on the skills needed to deliver and monitor occupational therapy programs (under the guidance of a qualified occupational therapist). Students gain interpersonal skills as well the practical knowledge required to help the elderly, patients with dementia, and people with chronic disease.

The Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy) HLT43015 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Health Training Package.

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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:

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.

Service Orientation

Looking for ways to help people.

Social Perceptiveness

Understanding why people react the way they do.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job Title
Average Salary
$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
$1,250 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
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
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 IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy) HLT43015. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in. There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

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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