HLT33021

Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance (WA Only)

Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance (WA Only)

Please note - this course is available to Western Australian residents only.

If you are a good communicator, enjoy working with people and are considering a career in the health industry, then this nationally recognised HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training could be a great choice for you.

With an ever-increasing focus on personal health, demand for services of Allied Health practitioners such as physiotherapists, chiropractors, optometrists, audiologists, osteopaths, pharmacists and similar are on the increase. The HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training will equip you with all the necessary skills and knowledge required to perform confidently in entry-level roles across a wide range of Allied Health practices. You will learn things such as how to effectively communicate and work in health or community services, interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately, assist with implementation of  Allied Health programs, facilitate individual service planning and delivery and how to work with people with mental health issues.

Note: This course is available for Government Funding through the Jobs & Skills WA Work Readiness program and 100% discount is available through the Free in '23 (extended into '24) scheme for eligible students. Enquire now to find out if you qualify. This course is NOT available to people on 500 or 600 visas.

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  • Qualification:
    Certificate III
  • Study mode:
    On Campus
    Workplace
    Classroom
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
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  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    Industry Skills Training (RTO: 40486)
  • Location:
    WA
  • Career Outcomes:
    Psychiatric Aide | Health Assistant | Allied Health Assistant | Pharmacy Assistant | Podiatry Assistant | View All

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Course Rundown

Please note – this course is available to Western Australian residents only.

If you are a good communicator, enjoy working with people and are considering a career in the health industry, then this nationally recognised HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training could be a great choice for you.

With an ever-increasing focus on personal health, demand for services of Allied Health practitioners such as physiotherapists, chiropractors, optometrists, audiologists, osteopaths, pharmacists and similar are on the increase. The HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training will equip you with all the necessary skills and knowledge required to perform confidently in entry-level roles across a wide range of Allied Health practices. You will learn things such as how to effectively communicate and work in health or community services, interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately, assist with implementation of  Allied Health programs, facilitate individual service planning and delivery and how to work with people with mental health issues.

Note: This course is available for Government Funding through the Jobs & Skills WA Work Readiness program and 100% discount is available through the Free in ’23 (extended into ’24) scheme for eligible students. Enquire now to find out if you qualify. This course is NOT available to people on 500 or 600 visas.

Eligibility

There are no formal academic entry requirements for this course.

Students will need to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.

While obtaining the HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training, you may study the following subjects:

Core units:

  • BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately 
  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services 
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people 
  • HLTAHA027 - Assist with an allied health program 
  • HLTAHA049 - Recognise impact of health conditions 
  • HLTING006 - Apply basic principles & practices of infection prevention and control 
  • HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety 

Elective units

  • BSBMED303 - Maintain patient records 
  • CHCAGE011 - Provide support to people living with dementia 
  • HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems 
  • HLTWHS005 - Conduct manual tasks safely 
  • HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid 

Industry Skills Training (IST), based in WA, is a dynamic and well-established Registered Training Organisation. We specialise in offering courses tailored to emerging and expanding industries such as Individual Support, Allied Health and Community Services. 

Our highly skilled professional team delivers nationally recognised qualifications, focusing on job seekers, individuals returning to the workforce, and those planning a career progression or a career change. As a proud Jobs & Skills WA provider, we ensure quality education is both accessible and affordable.

Our highly skilled professional team delivers nationally recognised qualifications, focusing on job seekers, individuals returning to the workforce, and those planning a career progression or a career change. As a proud Jobs & Skills WA provider, we ensure quality education is both accessible and affordable.

Campus Locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

Western Australia: Malaga, Joondalup, Armadale

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Where Will It Lead Me?

On completion of the course, you will gain a nationally recognised HLT33021 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification from Industry Skills Training.

This qualification will enable you to commence a career in healthcare industry by equipping you with the required skills and confidence to become a star performer in a wide range of Allied Health practices. You will be able to manage clients and effectively assist Allied Health professionals in an array of fields such as optometry, physiotherapy, osteopathy, pharmacy,  psychology, podiatry, rehabilitation counselling and speech pathology. Knowledge you gain through this course will also give you a stepping stone for further education in the field that will allow you to grow and progress your career in this rewarding field.

Curious about where a career in allied health could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Industry Skills Training offers a number of payment options to suit you commitments and lifestyle. You can either:

  • Pay the full amount up front;
  • Pay course fees by installment; OR
  • Present a signed authority from a third party to invoice that third party for the students fees and charges.

This course is available for Government Funding through the Jobs & Skills WA Work Readiness program and 100% discount is available through the Free in '23 (extended into '24) scheme for eligible students. Enquire now to find out if you qualify.

Course fees:

  • Student Tuition Non-Concession rate (Priority Industry Training program)*: $0
  • Student Tuition Concession rate (Priority Industry Training/Work Readiness programs)*: $0

*Note:

  • The student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.
  • For Secondary school-aged persons not enrolled at school, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2022 is $420. The maximum is the total fee for all courses the student is enrolled in.
  • Secondary school aged person means a person who has reached 15 years of age but has not reached the end of the calendar year in which their compulsory education period expires, as defined in the School Education Act 1999. In 2022, these persons will be born on or after 1 July 2003.

Eligibility

Participants are able to access mainstream training under the Jobs & Skills Priority Industry Training (PIT) and Participation – Work Readiness program and must meet the following requirements:

  • Primary place of residence to be in WA,
  • No longer attending secondary school
  • Holders of a subclass 309, 444, 785, 790, 820 or 826 visa;
  • Secondary holders of a temporary visa of subclass 457; or
  • holders of a Bridging Visa E (subclasses 050 and 051) where the visa holder has made a valid application for a visa of subclass 785 or 790
  • An Australian citizen or a permanent visa holder.

In addition, Jobs & Skills Participation – Work Readiness program participants must meet further requirements:

  • Unemployed or underemployed & have a written referral from an Approved Participation Referral Agent
  • If self -referred, referred by another agency; or
  • Must hold a health care card or pension card.

Please enquire to discuss your eligibility.

 

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