Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) (HLT43015)
Payment plan Upfront payment
24 months max
Open Colleges (RTO 90796)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
The Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) (HLT43015) offered by Open Colleges, in partnership with Integrated Care Management Training (ICMT), will give you the skills and training to begin your career as a physiotherapist's assistant or aide, or allied health assistant.
This online allied health course will give you a thorough education in the areas of health care crucial to being a skilled assistant, such as communication in a health context, assistance in rehabilitation, assistance in physiotherapy treatment, organisational effectiveness in health and OH&S processes. Upon completion of this program you will have the skills and knowledge to pursue a new career as a trained and competent assistant.
Students must complete a minimum of 120 hours of workplacement.
Applicants must meet the criteria to be eligible for this program:
Have completed Year 10 or equivalent
Hold a relevant qualification
Have relevant 2 years of vocational experience
Applicants must also be aged 16 or older.
Areas of study
In this online allied health assistance program, the subjects you'll study include:
HLTAHA001 - Assist with an allied health program
CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCCOM002 - Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
HLTAAP002 - Confirm physical health status
HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCLEG003 - Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTAHA003 - Deliver and monitor a client-specific physiotherapy program
HLTAHA005 - Support the delivery and monitoring of physiotherapy programs for mobility
CHCCCS002 - Assist with movement
BSBINM301 - Organise workplace information
HLTAID001 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID002 - Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID003 - Provide first aid
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Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) (HLT43015) from ICM Training.
With this online Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) (HLT43015) course, you will gain the necessary skills and knowledge to provide effective assistance to a physiotherapist or other allied health practitioner. You will have practical assistance skills and knowledge, as well as organisational and administrative skills to support a small allied health centre.
RTO 90796 Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.