Certificate II in Health Support Services and Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

Course details

Unit code: HLT23215 + HLT33015

Unit name: Certificate II in Health Support Services + Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

Nationally recognised qualification: Yes

Can contribute to your ATAR? Yes

Can contribute to your QCE? Yes

 

The PRESTIGE-ous dual certificate program is a starting point to explore a potential career path, all before you have finished school. You can learn infection prevention and control policies and procedures, how to communicate in health or community services and working with diverse people, providing you the confidence to pursue your career in the health industry.

 

For more information on contribution to ATAR and QCE, visit https://www.qtac.edu.au/.

Course structure

Duration: 30-weeks

Units of competency:

  • Certificate II in Health Support Services = 12
  • Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance = 11
    • Certificate II core units:
      • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
      • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
      • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
      • HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
    • Certificate III core units:
      • CHCCCS010 Maintain a high standard of service
      • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
      • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
      • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
      • HLTAHA001 Assist with an allied health program
      • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
      • HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
      • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
    • Elective units:
      • Various units chosen to tie together both qualifications harmoniously and to suit the desired outcome, contact our Operations team for a detailed list of units.

Delivery: Face-to-face classes with online assessment.

Fees and payment plans

The Certificate II in Health Support Services has no cost to you. The Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance has a total course cost of $400.

 

Payment plans available:

Entry requirements and eligibility

  • Students must be in Year 10, 11 or 12.
  • A Queensland resident i.e. Australian citizen or New Zealand citizen permanently residing in Queensland.
  • Not have previously completed or currently enrolled in a Certificate II VETiS program.
  • Access to a laptop and internet.

Available campuses, locations and upcoming intakes

At your school (if school is offering the course as a subject).

Work integrated learning and placement

A total of 80-hours of work placement is required to successfully complete the program, we will assist you with industry placement.

Work outcomes

Career possibilities may include:

  • Food services worker
  • Assistant in nursing (AIN)
  • Ward assistant (hospital)
  • Hospital laundry worker

Further learning pathways

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available on most Prestige Service Training qualifications. If you have completed formal or informal training and have knowledge, skills and employment experience in this area, you may apply for RPL.

 

You will be asked to provide evidence to support your application and our Operations team will assist you through the RPL assessment process.

 

Credit is also available for this qualification. If you have completed previous study in this qualification, or an equivalent, you can provide a copy of your transcript/s from your earlier study and we will conduct a credit assessment.

How to enrol

You’ve made a great choice and we’re excited to have you on board! The next is to apply, and we’re here to help every step of the way.

 

Before you apply, you may need the following:

  • Student ID (for current high school students)
  • Photo of a Green Medicare Card, Passport or Birth Certificate in colour
  • Evidence of QLD residency dated within 6 months (Driver’s license, concession card or utility bill or bank statement with your address on it)
  • YOU WILL NEED a USI number – please visit www.usi.gov.au to look up or create your USI number
  • Concession ONLY: DVA, HCC or PCC card details if you want to be eligible for concessional prices
  • A parent close by to also sign if under the age of 18!

 

So that we can help you best, please click on the option below that best relates to you and we can start your enrolment process.

Disclaimer:

Course details and information are subject to change. Whilst every attempt is made to ensure that information is accurate and up to date at the time of printing and distribution, some information is subject to change without notice.

Qualifications will be issued by Divtec Training and Further Education (RTO ID: 32535), contact us for more information.

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