Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of a variety of workers who use a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge to provide assistance to health professional staff for the care of clients. Elective units have been selected from Health, Community Service and Business Training Packages to be contextualised into a Secondary School environment. Students will gain a range of entry level skills that will enhance their ability to gain employment within the health industry.

Course Details

What Students Achieve

  • HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
  • Points that count toward your Senior Certificate of Education
  • Opportunities to complete a school-based traineeship
  • Pathway to tertiary education

  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Interpret medical terminology
  • Providing individualised support
  • Maintain a high standard of service
  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Safety
  • 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
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS010 Maintain a High Standard of Service
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
And either
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Cultural safety
FSKLRG06 Participate in work placement
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
FSKLRG06 Participate in work placement

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

  • VET in Schools program – partnership with Secondary Schools across Australia
  • Training and Assessment will be conducted at the school’s Health Training Centre
  • 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

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Study Method

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

Total Units

7 Core Units

8 Elective Units

Course Length

2 Years

Certificate on Completion

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