HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration

The Certificate IV in Health Administration will enable you to work in a senior operational role or team leader role in health administration. You will learn how to use appropriate medical terminology, communicate with a range of clients in a medical environment, develop leadership skills in managing teams as well as carrying out routine tasks.

Through this qualification, you will develop the essential skills, clinical knowledge and high-level administration functions needed to work in administrative leadership roles in healthcare settings, such as hospitals, specialist and general practices, aged care facilities, dentists etc.

With our ageing population and increased focus on primary health care, this qualification will provide continuing opportunities as roles associated with health administration continue to rise. The healthcare sector is currently the fastest growing industry and largest employer in Australia, offering many financially rewarding, secure and flexible career opportunities.

Whether you are just starting out in the industry, or looking to expand on your skills and qualifications, the Certificate IV in Health Administration can open up many career options in the Health Industry.

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Course duration

12 months


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Patient Liaison Officer$1,340 weekly pay
Practice Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Senior Clinical Coder$1,440 weekly pay
Ward Clerk$1,250 weekly pay
Admissions Clerk$960 weekly pay
Medical Receptionist$960 weekly pay
Medical Secretary$960 weekly pay

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

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration is a nationally recognised course delivered by Australian College of Weight Management and Allied Health, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is 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

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About this provider

Everything we do at the Australian College of Weight Management & Allied Health is focused on moving the weight management industry forward and challenging the status quo. Our graduates include a passionate and powerful group of highly educated and trained professionals committed to working together to stem the tide of global obesity.

Operating since 2010
Legal name Australian College of Weight Management and Allied Health
RTO code 45052