If you have a passion for improving people’s quality of life and would like to commence a highly rewarding career in healthcare, then this HLT33015 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance and HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy) dual qualification from Foundation Education could be a great way to get started. Completing this course will make you a fully qualified Allied Health Assistant, allowing you to work in many different healthcare fields, as well as giving you specialised knowledge in the area of occupational therapy, giving you crucial skills needed to assist individuals or groups to live better by helping them engage in meaningful activities that can help their recuperation from illness, injury or accident.
The course is specially structured a way that will help you finish your studies sooner by combining the practical work component of both qualifications. Initially, you will study subjects required for the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance qualification which will teach you all the crucial industry basics. This is followed by a more comprehensive Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy) course which will give you a higher degree of knowledge and allow you to specialise in occupational therapy. On completion, you will be able to follow treatment plans for therapeutic interventions, or conduct treatment programs under the regular direct, indirect or remote supervision of an allied health professional.
Becoming an Allied Health Assistant will provide you with a rewarding, well paid and a secure career in this growing field of healthcare.