Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of first aid or medical response workers who provide basic health care services including emergency first aid and sometimes transport services in the pre-hospital/out-of hospital environment.

Course Details

What Students Achieve

  • HLT31215 Certificate III in Basic Health Care
  • Points that count toward your Senior Certificate of Education
  • Opportunities to complete a school-based traineeship
  • Pathway to tertiary education

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Interpret medical terminology
  • Respond to clients needs
  • Maintain a high standard of service
  • Manage personal work stressors in the work environment
  • Advanced First Aid
  • Minimum of 20 hours work placement

Year 1
Students complete HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services + CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services in Year 1 and Credit Transfer units of competency to satisfy packaging rules outlined for this qualification.
Year 2
HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology
CHCCCS016 Respond to clients needs
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS006 Manage personal work stressors in the work environment
FSKLRG06 Participate in work placement

HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services and CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services

  • Training and Assessment will be conducted at a Health Training Centre
  • Specific modes of training must be discussed directly with Connect ‘n’ Grow
  • A work placement must be completed within a Health organisation

  • World class Learner Management Platform – The CnG Hub
  • Industry standard training and assessment materials
  • Industry standard trainer
  • Tailored support for you to complete this qualification

  • Multiple choice, true/false and short answer questions (online)
  • Practical activities and scenarios
  • Workplace Learning Log
  • Portfolio of workplace documents

Study Method

Blended delivery - Face-to-face using an online platform

Fees and Funding

Fee for Service

Total Units

6 Core Units

7 Elective Units

Course Length

2 Years

Certificate on Completion

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