Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

This course is not available to international students.
National code: HLT33115 Certificate (TAFE) Wantirna Send me a link to this course
The Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is an accredited course that will train you to work in support roles across the health industry.

You’ll develop the foundational skills required to work directly with patients under the supervision of professional health staff. This is essential work in a highly functioning health system. Your understanding of how to assist and support these staff is critical to the care of patients and clients.

You’ll learn to ensure quality of care, safety, infection control, empathy and respect. You’ll also develop practical skills in patient care and movement, transport, bed making, clinical cleaning and food service.

Graduates of this course go on to work as health services assistants, orderlies, personal care assistants, patient service assistants and more.

Your dream course starts in 2022

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14 weeks (plus Semester/Term Breaks)


Wantirna (February, April, July, October) - View application and start dates

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  • Full-time